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Hidden Valley, Hidden Controversy: A housing project competes with landfill dreams and government realities

...sparked controversy over secret roads, secret landfills and the efficiency of local government.On Jan. 14, the City and Borough Assembly met for a discussion on its goals for the coming year. At the top of the list: affordable housing. Just like...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for Sunday, Dec. 29, 2014

...first person to find Johnson and bring him to safe warmth.Thumbs down to hospital trouble. Last Tuesday, the City and Borough Assembly of Sitka voted to give Sitka Community Hospital an extra line of credit. According to the report published in...
Empire Editorial: Tuesday 'To Do': VOTE

...need to obtain voting materials from a polling place. Today's ballot will ask you who you want to add to the City and Borough Assembly, who you want to represent you on the Juneau School Board, and will ask you whether or not an empowered board...
Baranof Island brew 6-packed for travel

...50 cases of Baranof Brewing's Silver Bay IPA left for Juneau in 12-ounce cans.Six months ago, the Sitka City and Borough Assembly approved a $350,000 economic development loan for expansion of the brewery and the canning operation.It...
Low voter turnout brings local media together care," he said. Westmoreland believes that if people are more aware of how decisions made by the Juneau City and Borough Assembly and Juneau Board of Education affect them, they might be more motivated to get to the polls. Issues like tax...
Pride abounds for LGBTQ community this month

...Now, therefore, I, Merrill Sanford, Mayor of the City and Borough of Juneau, Alaska, on behalf of the City and Borough Assembly, do hereby proclaim June 2014 as Juneau Pride 2014 and encourage the Juneau community to celebrate the diversity...
Process ignored

After listening to the City and Borough Assembly of Monday, I feel deeply disturbed. Not only was the public process ignored, but also the majority opinion expressed by the...
Life in a small community

...interested parties to attend a City and Borough Assembly meeting the following evening...section says that if the City and Borough Assembly identifies a conflict of...contract void. A letter to the City and Borough Assembly from the School Committee...
Stedman sworn in as senator that serves mostly Southeast clients, he said. Stedman also has served one three-year term on the Sitka City and Borough Assembly and eight years on the Sitka Planning and Zoning Commission. He also served one year as deputy mayor. Stedman...
Access road issue back before Assembly

...of Transportation and Public Facilities project from Echo Cove to the Katzehin River. "It just says that the city and borough Assembly is for the road, and that we support the State of Alaska in getting it completed," Sanford said. The resolution...


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