University of Alaska's presumptive president visits Juneau for question session

...through to become the next leader of the state university system.Representatives from the Juneau School District, the city Assembly, the Legislature and the general public showed up to meet the man who will most likely fill the shoes of current UA...
State | Local
Mildred Post Boesser

...peace and equality led her to always speak her truth: writing letters to the editor, testifying to legislatures, city assemblies and school boards. Her strong, compassionate voice with its pure and simple message of love and acceptance was highly...
Senators hear public notices bill

...publishing public notices in local newspapers.Through SB36, sponsored by Sen. Cathy Giessel, R-Anchorage, a city assembly would be permitted to pass an ordinance allowing the municipality to post public notices only on the city's website...
State | AK legislature
Letter to the Editor: Sales tax increase is bad idea

If the City Assembly decides to eliminate all or part of the senior tax exemptions, seniors will look out for their own pocketbooks. The city government...
Sitka hospital to request loan from city in a nine-month line of credit to address a cash flow emergency.Administrators are planning to go before the city Assembly today to make a formal request, the Daily Sitka Sentinel reported."We have zero days' cash on hand," hospital...
Gastineau Apartments fire: Arson or accident?

...The fate of the building, which fell into disrepair after the first fire, will be a topic of discussion at the next city Assembly meeting April 6. The city has expressed interest in seizing the property for public use through eminent domain. A...
Big water and sewer projects planned

...source."It's a Brita water filter on a municipal scale," Watt said after his presentation.Depending on what the city Assembly decides, parts of these projects could be funded by water utility rate increases, Duncan said. A rate study done...
BRH: Severance paid for 'continuity of operations'

...and Adams, she said, and neither the board nor the city assembly needed to be involved."Those agreements were not...manager under Harff's leadership, Storer said. The city assembly was unaware of this severance package. The situation...
'Field of Fireweed' rezone denied

...against the rezone. They were also up for reappointment to the commission; their applications were denied by the City Assembly on Dec. 17 and Gordon Jackson and former assembly candidate Bill Peters were appointed to fill their seats. The two...
Sitka OKs expansion design for library

...public library in Sitka will enable the building to accommodate the changing role of libraries in the 21st century.The city assembly has approved the design for Kettleson Memorial Library after hearing from library director Sarah Bell and Paul Voelckers...


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