Our draft budget includes an overall rates rise of 6.5%. This is lower than the 7% increase we’d predicted for 2022-23.
We approved consents for 548 new homes last year – a 30 year high
In 2021-22 we’re resurfacing 19km of footpaths – a record amount in one year
We’re providing homes to those most in need - $20m on new community housing
We’ve upgraded 14,000 streetlights to LEDs, making our streets safer
Investing $29m in a new kerbside collection service and facilities to manage and reduce our waste, and cut emissions
Created an easy, online way to book facilities like sportsfields and halls
We’re spending $6.5m to upgrade our playgrounds and skateparks between 2021 and 2024
tō tātou āpōpō
the future of us
We worked with the community last year to develop a 10 year plan (‘the future of us’) that invests in Dunedin and looks after what we have.
Now we’re sharing highlights of what we’ve achieved, and what’s coming up so check back regularly to find out more.