All 5 units in a new Albany retail development by Wallace Development Co Ltd were sold under the hammer at Colliers’ auction yesterday, along with KFC’s outlet in Oamaru and an office building in the Rosedale precinct at Albany.
Published 30 July 2010 The Environmental Defence Society said yesterday it had won a High Court case challenging cubicle dairy farming in the Mackenzie Basin. Society chairman Gary Taylor said the court had quashed resource consents & certificates of compliance issued by Waitaki District Council for 3 large cubicle farming operations on 8555ha in […]
Published 22 March 2010 Southdown Holdings Ltd, Williamson Holdings Ltd & Five Rivers Ltd said on Friday they were withdrawing their applications for effluent discharge consents for largescale cubicle farming proposals in the Mackenzie Basin. But Environmental Defence Society chairman Gary Taylor responded: "The applicants confirmed that they intend to continue with the […]
Published 29 January 2010 Environment Minister Nick Smith has called in 3 large dairy effluent discharge consent applications for proposed intensive farm operations in the Mackenzie Basin and established a board of inquiry to decide on them. Dr Smith said on Wednesday: "I have called in these discharge consents as they are nationally significant […]