Juneau resident gets state director appointment

...Corporations, Business and Professional Licensing.Sara Chambers has led the Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development's division on professional licensing since 2011.The former Alaska Journal of Commerce "Top 40 Under 40" recipient...
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Hoonah's dock divide

...ashore by tender. The tenders run directly to ISP.In 2012, the Alaska Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development froze funding for the pier because a cruise line objected to the city-owned site at Shaman Point. Then, things...
My Turn: Celebrating volunteers

...engaged community accomplishing good things for others through voluntary service. Statistics provided by Juneau Economic Development Council indicate there are 159 charitable organizations in Juneau. The scope of services provided by these organizations...
SHI to Sponsor Latseen Leadership Academy The project is funded by a grant from the Administration for Native Americans, Social and Economic Development Strategies (ANA-SEDS) program.Sealaska Heritage Institute is a private, nonprofit founded in 1980 to promote...
Oil company seeks to export Yukon crude from Skagway

...have to go through a permitting process."Shay Kokiw, a spokeswoman for the Yukon government's department of economic development, said Northern Cross has not yet filed official application related to trucking oil to Alaska.James Sullivan...
Cruise ship terminal project to be completed by season

...said. In 2013, about 1 million cruise ship passengers visited Juneau, according to a report from the Juneau Economic Development Council. The report predicted 967,000 passsengers this summer, slightly less than last year. But that number...
Latseen Leadership Academy program now accepting applications

...academic activities.Applications may be downloaded at The project is funded by a grant from the Administration for Native Americans, Social and Economic Development Strategies (ANA-SEDS) program.
Alaska Editorial: Avoiding an in-state fight over where to base F-35s

...its vibrancy is important.What would the basing of 48 F-35s at Eielson mean to our economy? The Fairbanks Economic Development Corp. estimates it would directly create 3,042 Department of Defense jobs at Eielson. That would more than...
Town meeting on Juneau economy tonight

...input for a 10-year action plan that will steer economic development in Juneau.The City and Borough of Juneau hired...according to a news release about the meeting. The economic development plan will consider current economic status, opportunities...
My Turn: CBJ budget deficit a chance to reexamine our priorities department and other administrative functions.It is opportune that the CBJ Assembly has initiated the Economic Development Plan in order to take a proactive and strategic approach to our future. The FTFAF strongly encourages the CBJ...


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