Task force assembles for ice rink

...Matt Boline, figure skating representative Pam Leary, Josh Anderson of the Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee, City Manager Kim Kiefer and Assemblyman Loren Jones. A "general public" representative has not yet been named. Jones will serve...
Juneau sales tax income perks up

...million budget deficit projected for next fiscal year.City Manager Kim Kiefer said the Assembly will hear at its Monday...audit."The reviews are one item in a list of 18 the city manager compiled to guide a review of all CBJ operations. Also...
Survey: Augustus Brown pool needs $5.5M in repairs

...was a hot topic this spring when the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly was deciding its fiscal year 2015 budget. City Manager Kim Kiefer had flagged the pool as a potential for saving money, suggesting the Assembly close it due to high operational...
New Capital Transit plan slows to a halt

...could not make comments during the meeting because it was a work session.Assemblyman Jerry Nankervis sternly asked City Manager Kim Kiefer why the bus drivers' input was not heard earlier in the process, calling it a "dog and pony show." Kiefer...
Native leaders address police brutality allegation

...which may have included a broken collarbone.Acting city manager Greg Moyer said Tuesday the incident is under investigation...public and police, Moyer said. Moyer was previously a city manager in Galena, a one-police officer community where a...
Downtown bridge fishing raises concerns

...main pedestrian areas, KRBD reported.Mayor Lew Williams III suggested the city start enforcing some of its rules.City Manager Karl Amylon asked whether the council wanted to cite people for littering if they clean fish on the sidewalk. Williams...
Gold miners outraged at critical letter

...meeting Monday night to voice their anger about the July 15 letter to the state Department of Natural Resources from city manager Josie Bahnke. In the letter, Bahnke wrote to DNR Commissioner Joe Balash that there has been some economic benefit...
Bethel Council interviews 7 for city manager's job

BETHEL - Members of the Bethel City Council this week are interviewing candidates for the position of city manager.KYUK reports ( there are seven people in the running for the job, which became open when the council...
7.9 quake in Aleutians spawns small tsunami

...water leave our bay, so we do have everybody up on the Bering Hill area, where our primary evacuation center is at," City Manager Layton Lockett told The Associated Press by telephone as he gathered some paperwork before heading out to join about...
City to look at 'right sizing'

...organizations, and determine if there are services which should no longer be publicly funded," a report to the Assembly from city manager Kim Kiefer read. "It may be difficult to reach consensus in these discussions. It will be especially difficult as...


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