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5/09/2015
Lakeview halted over centre funding worries

Lakeview halted over centre funding worries

Funding issues with a council-backed $70 million convention centre for Queenstown have »»

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Council HQ 'might collapse' in major quake

Council HQ 'might collapse' in major quake

Queenstown's council headquarters is at risk of a CTV-like collapse in a major earthquake, »»

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APL boss caught in conflict

APL boss caught in conflict

The conflict of interest case involving a Queenstown council contractor has taken an unexpected »»

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Drive for Queenstown traffic solutions

Drive for Queenstown traffic solutions

Councillors and the public thrashed out possible solutions to Queenstown traffic at a transport »»

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Councillors in conflict

Gilmour pans personal register Top-polling councillor Cath Gilmour has a bee in her bonnet. She reckons a proposed 'Disclosure of Pecuniary and Other Specified Interests' register under discussion at the council is "absolutely ridiculous''. »»

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Greens cite Queenstown history lesson

Greens cite Queenstown history lesson

The Green Party is citing Queenstown Lakes District Council’s experience with contracting-out »»

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Concern over booze rules delay

Concern over booze rules delay

A decision by Queenstown's council to spend another year talking about a Local Alcohol Policy has »»

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High Court action over leaky units

High Court action over leaky units

Ratepayers could be forced to stump up millions of dollars to fix yet another leaky Queenstown »»

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Death sentence for goats in Hill gardens

Wild goats roaming around posh gardens on Queenstown Hill are to be shot. About 30 goats are living the high life in and around one of the resort's more exclusive neighbourhoods, feeding on manicured lawns and expensive plants. Manchester Place resident June King spotted about seven in gardens on »»

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Airport boss: Please don't do this

Airport boss: Please don't do this

A battle looms between Queenstown Airport and its major shareholder over future housing »»

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