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Schools in jeopardy

...and die by their ability to attract families to the area with the promise of a school.Elizabeth Nudelman, the finance director for the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development, said immediate savings would total roughly $5.9...
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For seniors, tax-free condo association fees unlikely

...considered tax free by the city, according to the city finance director.The marathon public-comment portion of Monday's...officials on Monday heard at least one question that city Finance Director Bob Bartholomew has been working to answer since...
Senior sales tax vote on Monday

...Seniors around town are already abuzz about the possible change, but that buzz includes plenty of misinformation, CBJ Finance Director Bob Bartholomew said.What will the proposed changes do?If passed, the ordinance before the Assembly will restrict...
To fight housing costs, city looks at tax breaks for subdivision and renovation

...into disrepair simply to obtain a tax exemption. Other committee members shared expressed similar concerns.City Finance Director Bob Bartholomew, who prepared several recommendations for the committee regarding these tax exemptions, said Troll's...
Empire Editorial: Tax equality more important than age entitlement

...Without changing senior sales tax exemptions, Juneau will lose about $400,000 to $500,000 per year, CBJ Finance Director Bob Bartholomew said during the July 30 meeting. The changes forwarded to the full Assembly will add tax revenue...
Finance Committee debates senior sales tax exemption, the city's tax revenue will continue to decrease - about $400,000 to $500,000 per year, Finance Director Bob Bartholomew said at the meeting."We've got to start grappling with this," Kiehl said. "This can has...
At workshop, 'ordinary people' consider seeking office

...difference in one's community. They spoke about what they do and why, and Superintendent Mark Miller and City Finance Director Bob Bartholomew, standing in for City Manager Kim Kiefer, spoke about working with and for the respective bodies...
CBJ Finance gives Housing First another advance

...million it has committed to help the Housing First project team get applications together for additional grants, city finance director Bob Bartholomew said.The project has since received an additional $4 million from the Alaska Housing and Finance...
JSD, airport staff ask for millions

...bleacher replacement at Juneau-Douglas High School and a roof repair at Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School.City finance director Bob Bartholomew put out an overview of the city's debt last week and said that at $222 million "CBJ is at the...
My Turn: Building a sustainable future through conversations with Alaskans

...sense dictate the need to provide for public education, public safety, and public health. The Legislature's finance director, David Teal, points out that if we laid off every state employee whose salary comes from state general funds, it...


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