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Juneau faces $20 million bill for sewage solution

On Monday night, the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly's Committee of the Whole was confronted with the price tag of the most likely fix to the city's sewage problem.
Juneau pools won't change hands just yet

The will of the public and the fate of Juneau's public swimming pools is hanging in limbo nearly three months after voters approved a ballot measure allowing the Juneau Assembly to create an empowered pool management board.
74 ideas, one goal

To make housing affordable in Juneau, there are 74 ideas and one goal. At a regular Committee of the Whole meeting on Monday, Deputy City Manager Rob Steedle presented an update on the City and Borough of Juneau Housing Matrix, a list of 74 recommendations compiled over the last two years from various groups on how to make housing projects in the city more feasible.
Capital Transit gives bus routes another go

...and posters.? March 23-27- Public forum meetings on proposed plan.? April 13- Proposal presented to Committee of the Whole.? Early July- Implementation.
Housing First project moving forward

Time is of the essence for a proposed Housing First project in Juneau says Glory Hole Executive Director Mariya Lovishchuk, who has taken the lead on its organization.
Transit passengers vent about changes

Immediately following the first snowfall of the season, Juneau residents condemned sidewalk-clearing procedures in light of the new Capital Transit Plan's elimination of routes.
Public meetings scheduled on new Capital Transit Plan

Open forums for public comment will be held this week on the proposed Capital Transit Plan set for implementation in spring 2015.
Assembly to consider raising tobacco tax

The price of a pack of cigarettes in Juneau could increase if the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly raises the tax on them and other tobacco products.
After months of talks, new rules for cell towers

After months of discussions the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly adopted an ordinance that will incentivize communication companies to build small, unobtrusive cellphone towers in Juneau.
Survey: Augustus Brown pool needs $5.5M in repairs

The Augustus Brown Swimming Pool was a hot topic this spring when the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly was deciding its fiscal year 2015 budget.


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