http://sealaska.com
  •  
  •  
Municipal election open offices, voting announcement

...Mall, 9109 Mendenhall Mall Road, Suite 3? Municipal Building, 155 S. Seward St., Clerk's Office, Room 202? Any CBJ libraryAbsentee ballots are also available for qualified voters. An absentee ballot may be cast in person or requested from...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-08-02/municipal-election-open-offices-vot
Neighbors
Finance Committee debates senior sales tax

...restrict the tax exemption, limiting it to "essential purchases" only. These include food, heating fuel, electricity and CBJ water and wastewater utilities. The Finance Committee's proposal would also introduce a need-based program, allowing low-income...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-07-31/finance-committee-debates-senior-sales-
Local
Empire Editorial: Whale sculpture a worthy endeavor

...city has approved, via a years-long public process, spending roughly $600,000 acquired from sales taxes on site prep and CBJ man hours needed for that portion of the project. That site prep includes extending the seawalk and creating what is referred...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-07-31/empire-editorial-whale-sculpture-wort
Opinion
Empire Editorial: Airport's snow plan is too heavy a load for CBJ

...in your garden shed and garage, and the CBJ faces the same problem. Its issues are...the change, and airport staff want the CBJ to pony up the money. That includes a...fall's ballot. If the bond passes, the CBJ would borrow about $10 million to pay for...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-07-01/empire-editorial-airports-snow-plan-t
Opinion
Empire Readers' Council Editorial: CBJ must seize its opportunity

...fisheries science and environmental science. However, since CBJ has more direct control over certain measures rather than others...commercial and recreational potential of West Douglas. As well, CBJ should also explore the possibility of creating technical and...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-06-19/empire-readers-council-editorial-cbj-
Opinion
Lands committee tackles big issue tonight

...implications for the future of Juneau's downtown, its lands committee will consider a project that will affect the future of the CBJ's youngest residents.At 5 p.m. in the Assembly chambers, the lands committee will meet to consider proposed changes to...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-07-13/lands-committee-tackles-big-issue-tonig
Local
Thank You: Thank you from the Juneau Sister Cities Committee

...and relations internationally?This five-member group is the Juneau Sister Cities Committee, which advises and assists the CBJ Assembly by promoting and hosting internationals from a handful of cities around the world: Kalibo, Philippines; Vladivostok...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-07-19/thank-you-thank-you-juneau-sister-c
Neighbors
CBJ looking for municipal lobbyists

...Juneau is looking for a state lobbyist ahead of the annual legislative session.Those interested in municipal lobbying for the CBJ are asked to mail a letter of interest, resume and fee expectations to City Manager Kim Kiefer. That address is 155 South Seward...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-09-04/cbj-looking-municipal-lobbyists
Local
Finance Committee to talk tax exemptions

...essential purchases." Under this recommendation, the exemption will apply only to food, heating fuel, electricity and CBJ water and wastewater utilities.The recommendation also includes adding a need-based qualifying income level. Those with...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-07-29/finance-committee-talk-tax-exemptions
Local
Police & fire for July 29, 2015

...the 3700 block of Amalga Street. Motor vehicle accident? At 2:24 p.m. Monday, JPD investigated a minor crash between a CBJ truck and a tour van/bus in the 1300 block of Eastaugh Way. Theft? At 12:05 p.m. Monday, a 57-year-old man reported...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-07-29/police-and-fire-dispatches-july-29-2015
Local

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING