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Anchorage Assembly passes LGBT anti-discrimination laws

...and control who will minister to the faithful is the church's alone."The final change proposed by Assembly Chair Dick Traini set a preamble to the law stating LGBT discrimination is an issue in the city. The amendment had been voted down...
Pot smoke included in Anchorage smoking ban give businesses 90 days to include marijuana smoke in their no-smoking signage, KTUU reported.Assembly Chair Dick Traini proposed the ordinance. He said businesses that allow smoking expose the people working there to secondhand smoke...
Anchorage assemblyman seeks repeal of labor law

...standardizes benefits across unions.The Anchorage Daily News ( reports Assemblyman Dick Traini (TRAY'-nee) introduced the measure Wednesday and was joined by Assemblymen Bill Starr as a co-sponsor.Starr...
Anchorage Assembly members question tennis project budget line that included money to pay for fixing hockey rinks.Starr has joined Assemblymen Adam Trombley and Dick Traini in sponsoring a resolution that would split the grant into two parts - one for the hockey rinks and the other for the...
Anchorage assemblyman aims to ban strippers under age 21

ANCHORAGE - Anchorage Assemblyman Dick Traini plans to introduce a law on Tuesday to effectively ban 18- to 20-year-olds from working as strippers. Traini's proposal...
New Anchorage ordinance means more cars seized

...the scene of an accident or a history of bad driving. Such people need to be off the road, said Assembly Chairman Dick Traini, who sponsored the measure. Offenders get their day in court to argue why the vehicle should not be seized, the city...
New Anchorage fireworks law may be modified

...members who supported the measure say they may consider limiting certain types of fireworks. But Assembly Chairman Dick Traini, who sponsored the law, told the Anchorage Daily News it was a success. "This town was just lit up with people using...
Anchorage voters may be polled on subsistence

...ANCHORAGE -- The subsistence issue may wind up on the ballot in April -- but only in Anchorage. Assembly chairman Dick Traini on Tuesday proposed a measure that would put a subsistence question on the April municipal ballot. Voters would be...
Cost woes plague Anchorage port expansion; scaled-down version proposed as alternative

...Vakalis. They didn't like what they heard. "I'm trying to figure out how it got this bad," Assembly member Dick Traini said. Assembly member Patrick Flynn, who has chaired the special Assembly committee on the port for the past year...
Anchorage Assembly postpones mayor's proposal to restrict sidewalk-sitting, panhandling

...near City Hall to protest the city's policies on homelessness. Martin is a registered sex offender. Assemblyman Dick Traini was among those who opposed the current version. "This needs to go away," he said. "It's defective." Among...


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