Story: Otago region

Sukhi Turner

Sukhi Turner

Sukhi Turner, of Indian origin, became the first woman mayor of Dunedin in 1995. With strong views on the environment, she often found herself at odds with promoters and developers.

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Otago Daily Times
Reference: 29 May 2004, p. 4

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Otago region - Government and politics', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/22720/sukhi-turner (accessed 3 April 2020)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 May 2015