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Committee asks for special sales tax for pot

...percent sales tax, which is exactly the way the city taxes alcohol sales. And this is exactly what committee member Debbie White was going for when she moved to recommend that the Assembly place the matter on the next regular election ballot...
Gastineau Apartments demo will proceed

...Watt said. "This would be all on paper."Troll motioned to issue the limited notice to proceed, but the motion won little support among her peers and failed 2?6. Troll and Assembly member Debbie White were its only supporters.
'Fireweed' not safe despite Assembly decision

...industrial or light commercial zones allow."It's not as if he can't develop it anyway," said Assembly member Debbie White, who favored the rezone request and voted against supporting the Planning Commission. "Check the table of permissible...
Whale statue breaches talks again

...of land that we are going to develop to see if it is feasible for housing."Along with Sanford, Assembly members Debbie White, Jerry Nankervis, Mary Becker and Maria Gladziszewski voted to extend the bid period. Sanford, however, is not...
To fight housing costs, city looks at tax breaks for subdivision and renovation

...However, Bartholomew also noted that these exemptions were more targeted at fixing existing blight. Committee member Debbie White, whose background is in real estate, said she doubted the exemptions would have any such unintended consequences...
Photos: Mayor's Award for the Arts

...of Annie Kaill's, reacts to the presentation of her Business Leadership in the Arts Award by Master of Ceremonies Debbie White, right, during the 2015 Mayor's Award for the Arts ceremony at the Juneau Arts and Culture Center on Friday. For...
More info needed to set pot shop limit

...number of licenses allowed. "I think trying to put a further cap on that may kill this altogether."Committee members Debbie White and Dennis Watson were among those who shared Satre's point of view."If this community can support 15 packaged-liquor...
Juneau Assembly passes marijuana zoning ordinance; restricts cultivation in residential areas

...cultivation outside the urban service boundary is probably the wisest course," Kiehl told assembly members. Assembly member Debbie White also vocally opposed Becker's amendment. Both mentioned that commercial agriculture is already allowed in these zones.Becker...
City pot board tables tax, license discussions

...favor the idea of an 8 percent sales tax, which mirrors that imposed on alcohol. Several committee members, including Debbie White, expressed fears that taxing marijuana sales too high would drive prices up and force people back to the black market...
City restricts senior tax exemptions, heating fuel, electricity and CBJ water and wastewater utilities.The ordinance was amended by Assembly member Debbie White to include garbage utilities as an "essential purchase," so these utilities will remain tax free for all seniors...


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