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Six candidates vie for seats on Assembly

...that, he worked for Sealaska Corp., Southeast's regional Native corporation, for 14 years. He has been a city planning commissioner for 15 years. "To let our children enjoy the same community we have now, we have to create yearlong jobs...
Commissioners approve zoning in Lemon Creek

Juneau needs housing, one city planning commissioner pointed out Tuesday night to Lemon Creek residents who objected to a proposed multi-family housing project in their neighborhood...
Alaska Digest

...inquiries every time the project gets media coverage. Developers endorse Glacier Hwy. signal JUNEAU - One city planning commissioner said Tuesday that he found it refreshing to see the developer for a proposed industrial park at the longtime...
Engineer proposes purchase of marina

...loading facility to improve recreational boating, tourism and local business, port engineer Mike Krieber told city planning commissioners Tuesday night. Krieber explained a plan that could solve some of the problems at the harbor, officially known...
Saloon's landscaping plan gets city's OK

City planning commissioners voted Tuesday to support the Red Dog Saloon's proposal to use hanging baskets and potted plants instead of in-ground landscaping...
My turn: Clean water for Coeur Alaska the Kensington Mine. Merrill Sanford is a Juneau resident, retired city district fire chief, former city planning commissioner and currently serving his second term on the Assembly. These are personal thoughts and not those of the Assembly...
Planners see possibilities in cottage housing

City planning commissioners said Tuesday that one attempt to bring more affordable housing to Juneau won't be popular among neighbors, but they commended...
City closes in on crossing possibilities

...Do we do ourselves a disservice at this point in narrowing it to one alternative?" asked Nancy Waterman, a city planning commissioner. "I see that there is value to choosing a preferred alternative. I do have a little bit of concern that the...
Zip to it

As plans to bring a new sort of rain forest adventure Juneau began to emerge last week, one city planning commissioner wondered aloud about the safety of sending people zipping among the treetops. Two companies are looking to begin doing just that...
Planning Commission says industrial park needs traffic lights

If an industrial park is developed at the longtime home of Juneau Ready Mix in the Lemon Creek area, city planning commissioners want to see more traffic signals going up on Glacier Highway. Juneau Planning Commission members on Tuesday...


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