My Turn: Boroughs plan unconstitutional

...wall-to-wall borough government on Alaska. "Model Boroughs" is a plan adopted...huge regional borough government. The "Model Boroughs" plan organized borough." The framers...for cities and boroughs as a local...
Towns look at new boroughs, but see system flaws

...consider linking as a borough, though, because...Ketchikan and Juneau boroughs are both talking...with the state's borough guidelines. "There...that want to form boroughs that are being told...has been denied borough status because it...requirement for boroughs. The town is fighting...
Leave unorganized boroughs alone

...government in unorganized boroughs. Now along comes a group...Boundary Commission consider borough incorporation for certain unorganized boroughs. The sad thing is that these senators are not promoting borough government because it is the...
SE towns consider boroughs

...government - a borough. Four are in...lawmakers want to see boroughs formed so local...communities to form boroughs. As for a Glacier Bay borough, she said the...possible new boroughs in Southeast...include a Chatham borough made up of Kake...
Commission's list names possible future boroughs

...Kupreanof. And the Chatham borough included Kake, Angoon...a list of potential boroughs in rural Alaska outside organized boroughs. State lawmakers...created Alaska's urban borough governments through...Opponents of state-imposed boroughs say local taxes would...
Palin addresses mandatory boroughs

...questions regarding mandatory borough formation she paused for a...applause broke out. Mandatory boroughs have been a big concern of...throughout the Unorganized Borough. Palin's words said it all...questions regarding mandatory boroughs. Glen Marunde Tok
Cell service coming to Arctic boroughs

...consumer service at GCI, said the expansion to the Arctic boroughs is part of the company's plan to offer service in every Alaska...Besides villages in the Northwest Arctic and North Slope Boroughs, several in Bristol Bay will get coverage by September, as...
State to share money with cities, boroughs

...passed a revenue-sharing plan to help the state's cities and boroughs. The package was almost as large as Gov. Sarah Palin had...said the state government already does much for its cities and boroughs, including paying for prosecutors and jails that are the financial...
For schools, cities can't do it alone

...state legislature. Cities and boroughs can't do it alone, however...The Fairbanks North Star Borough Assembly increased the local...Legislature. The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly voted to...year's cap. The Mat-Su Borough Assembly passed $1.35 million...
Local runner tackles New York

...five other languages. There was just a lot of good energy out on the course with a lot of people cheering in the different boroughs that we ran through. It was fun to have that constantly and to be surrounded by all these runners out there."The main thing...


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