On parking, city shifts into drive

...during its meeting at Assembly chambers Monday night."The economics, I think, are pretty straightforward," Assembly member Jesse Kiehl said in support of doing away with the free parking. "If we want the more vibrant use of the downtown...
Digital Yakutat

...and that isolates us even more.""I mean, we're absolutely trapped," in terms of business development, said Assembly member Paul Harding.Two or three young families have moved away because their internet-based businesses couldn't function...
Yakutat organizations, community members band together to save town

...impending arrival in Yakutat, local resident and Assembly member Bob Miller's efforts to start a World War II museum...of Commerce President Martha Indreland. But, said Assembly member and Yakutat Cultural Association co-founder Paul...
Tall Timbers appeal denied speak up about the timing of Troll's amendment to the CIP.He said he was "not appreciative that we have an assembly member show up on the night we're going to vote" with a change when the budget has been discussed for months."I really...
Tongass plan makes its debut

...from the very first meeting that there were very smart, committed people at this table," TAC member and Juneau Assembly Member Kate Troll said - but the devil's in the details, she added. There were times when Troll thought the group had...
Assembly approves 'hybrid' pool board

...advisory board," countered Assembly member Debbie White. "They don't...against it.Taking another view, Assembly member Jesse Kiehl considers it to consistent with state law.Assembly member Kate Troll noted that CBJ's...
Putting its money where its mouth is

...retroactively increase funding for FY15 to meet the cap. Assembly member Jesse Kiehl was excited to announce the Assembly's...and passed 7-2, with Mayor Merrill Sanford and Assembly member Jerry Nankervis dissenting. Sanford was the only...
Yakutat to welcome first-ever cruise ships this year is desperate enough now to be open-minded.""We have to start looking at cruise ships," said Yakutat assembly member, Yakutat Chamber of Commerce Vice President, and co-founder of the Yakutat Cultural Association Paul Harding...
Questions linger as date for lawmakers to reconvene looms

...part of scheduled renovation work on the building.Jesse Kiehl, an aide to Juneau Sen. Dennis Egan and a local Assembly member, said meeting space would be available for the Legislature at Centennial Hall and a local arts center. Kiehl said...
Eminent domain no longer imminent for Gastineau Apartments

...was concerned about "writing a blank check" by taking on the responsibility of demolition and redevelopment, and assembly member Debbie White, who didn't want to see private property turned to public.Mead broke it down for assembly members...


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