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Transit plan would add bus route, expand hours

...public comment sessions, will go before the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly at its next meeting.City senior planner Ben Lyman presented the draft at the Planning Commission's Tuesday meeting, outlining the plan and taking comments from the commissioners...
City leaders question transit plan change

...more money."To meet some of these demands, it will take a very different way in how transportation is funded," said Ben Lyman, a city planner involved with the project.The recommendation includes a set of short-term (immediately recommended...
Planning Commission OKs transit plan

...Capital Transit has a budget of $6.6 million, with 61 percent of its operations funded by the CBJ's general fund.The city wants to implement the new plan as early as July, senior city planner Ben Lyman said in a previous Empire report.
Steering committee chosen for Auke Bay plans

...development projects, the city named 16 people to a steering committee that will help advise the efforts.City senior planner Ben Lyman presented the list of approved applicants to the Planning Commission at its Tuesday night meeting. Phillip Rolfe, Doug...
City releases 2013 Comprehensive Plan

...The CBJ Planning Commission released its draft comprehensive plan Tuesday at the Douglas Library. City Senior Planner Ben Lyman said the plan is aspirational in nature and allows for public input as the plan is referenced for future development...
City taking comments on Auke Bay's future

...called for "doing a small area plan in the Auke Bay neighborhood" since 2008, city senior planner and project manager Ben Lyman said.Recent development in the area - at the university and on the roads, for example - has caused Auke Bay to be pulled...
City OKs state projects, new cell tower

...ADA-compliant ramps from the trail to the Capital Transit stop on Mendenhall Loop Road.However, city senior planner Ben Lyman, who presented the project to the commission, asked commissioners to allow the state to proceed with the project only...
After more than year, city plan close to approval

...Assembly wants to implement for the city, either right away or eventually.At the Monday meeting, city senior planner Ben Lyman finished presenting the differences between the 2008 and 2013 plans. He presented the first half of the changes at the...
Auke Bay post office property could be rezoned

...pursuing a rezone of the property to general commercial, which allows for 50 dwelling units per acre. City senior planner Ben Lyman led a neighborhood meeting Monday evening to go over the implications of a rezone. He showed community members the difference...
Planning Commission hears public comments on Comprehensive Plan

...averaged between five and 10 attendees with Saturday's all-day meeting drawing the largest crowd, said CBJ planner Ben Lyman. The city is releasing its draft Comprehensive Plan after about two years of effort. The city's Comprehensive Plan...


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