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In Walker's budget proposal, Corrections and Health take biggest hits

...well with Democrats or Republicans from either legislative body. Several pointed out during Friday's House Finance Committee meeting, where Pitney gave a presentation on the budget, that the cuts to education are actually deeper than they...
State | AK legislature
Assembly silent on pot shops

...marijuana shops came before them.The Assembly briefly discussed commercial marijuana sales at its most recent Finance Committee meeting, Assemblyman Jesse Kiehl said, but decided that it was premature to make any decisions. Besides that, there...
City looks at new parking structure

...businesses to cover up or clean off graffiti within a period of a day or two.In other news, this week's Assembly Finance Committee meeting is cancelled. The next meeting of the committee is at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 22 in the Assembly Chambers.
Juneau sales tax income perks up

...the amount is higher than last year's."I'm pleased with how it came in," he said after an Assembly Finance Committee meeting Wednesday.The city initially budgeted for $44.6 million in sales tax in FY 2014. In mid-April, Bartholomew...
Airport, Docks and Harbors boards get fresh blood

...efficiently in light of CBJ's budget deficit.At its finance committee meeting Wednesday, the Assembly spoke with Eaglecrest...the millions it needs in repairs. After many finance committee meetings, the Assembly came to the conclusion that being...
City limps toward sales tax collection goal

...say it's at the high end of doable," city finance director Bob Bartholomew said at Wednesday's Assembly finance committee meeting. "We could be right at budget or we could be a little under budget."Tourism accounts for between 17 and...
Pool stays afloat, but CBJ pulls plug on six more jobs

...Brown Swimming Pool - as well as the manager's second reductions list, which she presented at last week's finance committee meeting.The group went through each item, approving most. By the time it finished its list of city service and program...
City may lose deputy fire marshal, basketball league and summer ice rink hours

...additional $1.6 million in cuts to city services and jobs at Wednesday's City and Borough of Juneau Assembly finance committee meeting.The proposal is on top of $3.6 million in cuts proposed by the manager in early April, most of which have...
Bartlett board calls new CEO's pay average for Alaska

...CEO was paid thousands less: $260,000 per year and a relocation package of $23,027.At last week's finance committee meeting, Assemblyman Randy Wanamaker requested a meeting with the board president and treasurer to answer questions...
Juneau Assembly talks hospital CEO salary tonight

...the hospital's new CEO's salary during its finance committee meeting at 5:30 p.m. in the city hall assembly her employment contract.At last week's finance committee meeting, Assemblyman Randy Wanamaker asked for a conversation...


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