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City slashes funding requests

...additional snow-clearing machines capable of handling narrow sidewalks."We don't want children in the streets," Deputy Mayor Mary Becker said.She referenced a need for all city sidewalks to be clear of snow and ice to protect children and...
Daycare zoning code may change

...The building itself is already equipped with a small kitchen area and a large space ideal for a circular parking lot.Deputy Mayor Mary Becker said she was glad to see the issue addressed, especially because two local daycare centers recently closed...
Local cost of smoking may float higher

...since the last tax hike in 2009. Juneau's annual tobacco revenue has decreased by 4 percent during the same time. Deputy Mayor Mary Becker inquired about other Alaskan communities that have raised tobacco sales taxes recently. Cox responded that...
Tall Timbers granted right to appeal Tall Timbers, which ultimately was approved by the Assembly. "Do you think this is something we should do?" Deputy Mayor Mary Becker asked Mead. Mead said she didn't see any reason to reject the appeal process.Assemblyman Jerry Nankervis...
City officials launch daycare reform

...providers can operate at a cost-effective capacity.Kako-Gehring met with Sen. Dennis Egan, Assemblyman Jesse Kiehl, Deputy Mayor Mary Becker and Rep. Cathy Munoz, R-Juneau, on Tuesday to brainstorm revisions to the limit on the number of children...
Photos: International Thanksgiving

Seventh and eighth grade students are applauded by Mayor Merrill Sanford and Deputy Mayor Mary Becker for their volunteer efforts in the community during a stop to the classes' International Thanksgiving Feast at Dzantik'i...
Assembly celebrates new members

...had shown any signs of wanting to take the position of deputy mayor. Assembly member Karen Crane nominated Mary Becker...subsequently appointed by Sanford as the "new and old deputy mayor."? Stephanie Shor can be contacted at stephanie...
Juneau gains a sister city in the Philippines

...Clerk Laurie Sica, expressed a desire to pick up and move to the sister city's paradise. Mayor Sanford joked that Deputy Mayor Mary Becker was secretly planning an exchange with Kalibo Vice-Mayor Madeline A. Regalado."I know you don't...
Syrian rebels kill 10 troops, capture others in Lebanon

...because there are clashes around the main checkpoint."Deputy Mayor Ahmad Fliti said rebels killed three civilians when...resident Ezeldeen said he heard a similar account.The deputy mayor said another seven Syrian refugees were killed after...
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Letter: Hollis French for Lieutenant Governor

...governor. And one last thing, as a former Juneau assemblymember and deputy mayor, I know he is firmly committed to keeping the capital here in Juneau where it belongs!Jim Powell, PhD Former CBJ Deputy Mayor and Assemblymember


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