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Wastewater legislation moves to Senate floor

...technology. The Science Advisory Panel released a preliminary report late in 2012.The bills also do away with a 2006 cruise ship initiative criteria that required treated black water and grey water discharges to meet Alaska water quality standards...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-02-08/wastewater-legislation-moves-senate-flo
State
Wastewaster bills meet in Senate

...would remove some of the requirements of the 2006 cruise ship initiative, many would remain. Senate Finance Committee...world." Parnell said that when voters passed the cruise ship initiative they were unaware that there was no technology available...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-02-07/wastewaster-bills-meet-senate
Local
Public input builds on wastewaster legislation

...discharge that does not meet DEC criteria can dilute to acceptable levels.The bills also do away with a 2006 cruise ship initiative criteria that required treated black water and grey water discharges to meet Alaska water quality standards "at...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-02-08/public-input-builds-wastewaster-legisla
State
Cruising clean within reach

...that Ms. Ridgway has earnestly put forward. Here in Juneau, 58 percent of voters supported the passage of the cruise ship initiative in 2006. They did this not out of a desire to be punitive to an industry vital to Juneau's economy, but rather...

http://juneauempire.com/node/26304
Opinion
Cruise ship visitors willing to pay more

In the coming weeks and months, Alaskans will hear lots of rhetoric about the citizens' cruise ship initiative - you will hear how the addition of a $50 head tax will dissuade tourists from joining an Alaska cruise. Sound off on the important...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051806/let_20060518005.shtml
Opinion
Downtown sour on cruise ship initiative

An upcoming state ballot initiative that would impose a cruise ship passenger tax could be a nail in the coffin for some Alaska-owned South Franklin Street businesses, according to owners of those shops.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070206/loc_20060702014.shtml
News
Initiative will not cut it in court

...July 2, it appears that the cruise ship initiative (Proposition No. 2) is...Constitution in that the cruise ship initiative is not limited to one subject. The cruise ship initiative enacts a head tax, a tax...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/071906/let_20060719017.shtml
Opinion
My turn: When is enough, enough?

...protect Alaska's marine environment. The Alaska Cruise Ship Initiative formed in 1999-2001 by Knowles included a Steering...Sloane's article were addressed through the Alaska Cruise Ship Initiative? I think "enough" is working now (and into...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080406/opi_20060804016.shtml
Opinion
My Turn: Cruise ship initiative doesn't make sense

Ballot Measure 2 does not make sense. Why would we want to subject the cruise lines to such hostility?

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080706/opi_20060807003.shtml
Opinion
My Turn: Cruise ship initiative is unfair

...provide their services and allow a decent living from the income they receive. Ballot Measure 2, the so-called cruise ship initiative, may seriously hurt those Alaskans in several ways. First, if they work with a cruise ship company, their...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081006/opi_20060810007.shtml
Opinion

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