Blair Devlin

Queenstown council bosses want the resort's tree-lined entrance to be opened up for potential development. In a report to Thursday's full council meeting, planning bosses Tony Avery and Blair Devlin -- who previously ran secret meetings promoting a potential carve-up...
More than 2800 residential units could be built along Ladies Mile, near Queenstown, an indicative master plan for the area shows. The council's plan - revealed to media yesterday but initially revealed secretly to landowners - covers an area of 136ha...

Green belt belted

Fears "another Queenstown" will be built along Ladies Mile have been sparked by council concept plans revealed at a secret meeting on Monday. What has been the rural, tree-lined entrance to Queenstown is already being transformed, as diggers carve up...

Delta a dumping ground

Queenstown's council has approved dumping thousands of truckloads of fill on the Shotover Delta – in an outstanding natural landscape area. Consent got the thumbs-up in November despite a report from Dr Marion Reid, its own consultant, raising concerns. March Construction...
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