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ILT Confirms 48 Staff Made Redundant In Post Covid Restructuring
Community, Covid-19
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Community, Covid-19
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ILT Confirms 48 Staff Made Redundant In Post Covid Restructuring

News Desk - May 25, 2020

Following a consultation process, ILT has confirmed staff restructuring due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Chief executive Chris Ramsay said the decision to make 48 full-time equivalent positions…

Take a Fly-Through The Invercargill Central Inner-City Redevelopment
Community, News
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Community, News
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Take a Fly-Through The Invercargill Central Inner-City Redevelopment

Mike Sanford - May 23, 2020

Take a fly-through the Invercargill Central inner-city redevelopment planned for the city block of Esk, Tay and Dee, Kelvin streets. Demolition of the old buildings started early 2020.…

Big Decision For The City Over Development Loan – Take The Survey
Community, Invercargill City Council
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Community, Invercargill City Council
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Big Decision For The City Over Development Loan – Take The Survey

News Desk - May 19, 2020

Ratepayers are being asked to make a huge decision - whether to back the Invercargill City Council’s request for a loan from developers for the CBD development.…

Grieving Family Feeling Let Down After Losing Mother
Community, Funeral Notices
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Community, Funeral Notices
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Grieving Family Feeling Let Down After Losing Mother

Aimee Wilson - May 17, 2020

Almost a month after they lost their mother during Level 4 lockdown, Jodi and Mike Conway still want answers, after feeling let down by the health system.…

Charity Hospital To Be More Multi-Purpose For The Future
Community, News
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Community, News
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Charity Hospital To Be More Multi-Purpose For The Future

News Desk - May 16, 2020

Concept plans for the Southland Charity Hospital have been released, on the same day as the late Blair Vining’s 40th birthday. Managed by Boyd Wilson and the…

Work and Income Wrong On Benefits & Redundancies For Decades
Community, Covid-19
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Community, Covid-19
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Work and Income Wrong On Benefits & Redundancies For Decades

News Desk - May 15, 2020

Work and Income appears to have spent decades wrongly advising some benefit applicants that they cannot get support until their redundancy has run out. Work and Income…

Watch Live:  Government Unveil The 2020 Budget
Community, Covid-19
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Community, Covid-19
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Watch Live: Government Unveil The 2020 Budget

News Desk - May 14, 2020

The government will unveil the 2020 Budget at 2pm today. This year's Budget will be focussed on the response to Covid-19. It's titled 'Rebuilding Together' and Prime…

Impact of COVID-19 Hits ILT
Community, News
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Community, News
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Impact of COVID-19 Hits ILT

News Desk - May 14, 2020

  The Invercargill Licensing Trust is facing the prospect of staff restructuring - a decision chief executive Chris Ramsay has called “heartbreaking.” We are facing the prospect…

ICC Facilities To Re-Open Under Alert Level 2
Community, Covid-19
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Community, Covid-19
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ICC Facilities To Re-Open Under Alert Level 2

News Desk - May 13, 2020

Invercargill City Council is delighted to be able to welcome customers back into its offices, facilities, and places people love to visit at Alert Level 2, albeit…

Borland Lodge Faces an Uncertain Future
Community, News
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Community, News
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Borland Lodge Faces an Uncertain Future

News Desk - May 10, 2020

Borland Lodge faces an uncertain future Borland Lodge is one of Southland’s most loved destinations and has been providing unique outdoor education and leisure activities to schools,…