No single-family homes between $150,000 and $250,000 were sold in the last year, according to a report given by a group of Juneau builders.
In a close vote, the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly removed the 16-foot length limit on vessels in Auke Lake and forbid flushing of motors in the lake.
The city's operating budget will be about $12 million in the red over the next couple years, the City and Borough of Juneau finance department predicts.
The assembly held a special meeting Monday to determine the fate of Dragon Inn's liquor license, called into question due to an outstanding utility bill.
City officials are staring down a $1.5 million budget deficit in 2015, and more than twice that the following year. The $3.47 million shortfall in FY 2016 means the City and Borough of Juneau will be about $4.
It also takes a lot to keep the infrastructure up and running, city Public Works Director Kirk Duncan said. The department needs to fund about $73 million in infrastructure improvements.
Water and sewer rates could go up across the board in Juneau if a proposed plan is adopted by the city. However, whether it'll be taken on won't be decided for quite a while.
City leaders expressed concern Monday night over a final recommendation for an update to the Capital Transit Plan because a number of desired additions failed to make the cut.
A City and Borough of Juneau Assembly committee convened Monday night to hear informational updates on five citywide issues and projects currently underway.
At its Monday work session, the Juneau Assembly Committee of the Whole reviewed a change to a city ordinance meant to prevent residents from attracting bears to their properties with improperly stored...
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