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Fairbanks spent $7k on mayor's $37.50 fine

...000 during appeals, city attorney Paul Ewers said. The funding comes out of the city's claims budget. The Fairbanks City Council held a closed-door executive session about the city's appeal strategy earlier this month.The city government...
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Fairbanks dedicates city hall to Cole

...the audience at Tuesday's dedication.Patrick Cole died in November after undergoing a heart transplant. The Fairbanks City Council felt strongly about Cole's contribution to the city and voted to name city hall, the old Fairbanks Main School...
Fairbanks man keeps pushing for local rink

...skating-related DVDs like a copy of the musical "Xanadu," and roller derby film "Whip It!" He keeps a copy of a 2013 Fairbanks City Council resolution praising his advocacy for a new roller rink as well as for his dog mushing and hot-air-balloon...
Official: Competing apps could slow LNG project

...trucking plan, a state official said.Gene Therriault, deputy director of the Alaska Energy Authority, told the Fairbanks City Council last week that he would like to see resolution sooner than later.The municipal Interior Gas Utility and privately...
State Briefs

...Marquette showed her disgust for Mayor Steve Thompson's actions by dumping manure at his feet at a meeting of the Fairbanks City Council. Marquette, a regular at council meetings, used the public comments portion of the meeting to file her fragrant...
State Briefs

...approved by a majority of the Senate GOP caucus. Fairbanks Council asks for recount of tax measure FAIRBANKS - The Fairbanks City Council ordered a recount of petition signatures to put a city sales tax measure on the Oct. 7 municipal ballot. Councilman...
Fairbanks projects $1.3m surplus in 2011

...projects the city's expenditures to drop by $175,000. Cleworth's budget would still require approval by the Fairbanks city council. The budget must be approved by Dec. 15. Cleworth says labor negotiations and wage increases could erode the...
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Fairbanks considers harsher DUI penalties

...FAIRBANKS - Drivers convicted of driving while drunk in Fairbanks may see harsher penalties in the future. The Fairbanks City Council at its meeting Monday will consider stiffening penalties. A proposed resolution would more than double the city...
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Tax deal approved for Alaska housing

FAIRBANKS - The Fairbanks City Council has approved a tax deal with a Fort Wainwright housing contractor to pay the city $475,000 annually for the next 50 years...
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Alaska Digest

...Alaska Commercial Properties, which is representing the owner, a California businessman. Earlier this year, the Fairbanks City Council approved Marlow's requested tax breaks for the property. The Fairbanks North Star Borough Assembly approved...


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