Municipal candidates debate at UAS

...a long time, and they haven't been," Fisk said.Fisk and Sanford also disagreed about the handling of the Gastineau Apartments demolition. Fisk said that the Assembly dragged its feet dealing with the ruined apartments, shuttered by a fire...
From condemned to high-rise condos?

...soon-to-be-demolished Gastineau Apartments building still stands in...referring to the fact that the Gastineau Apartments has been condemned for more...the current location of the Gastineau apartment building into a mixed use...
Gastineau Apartment demolition pushed back

The Gastineau Apartments will be hanging around a few months longer than previously planned.Public Works Director Rorie Watt announced to the City And...
Candidate profile: Jason Puckett, Assembly D2

...some of the first sights that they see when they walk up Franklin Street are the homeless and the burned-out Gastineau Apartments building. We need to try to get the tourists to venture farther into the downtown district to see some of the...
Preparing for the worst

...expo. The society's emergency response trailer, used during disasters such as the 2012 fire that consumed the Gastineau Apartments, will be on site. Animal control officers will showcase disaster kits for pets - extra collars, dog food, water...
My Turn: It's not too late to move whale sculpture

...its list of critical goals.Yet little progress on this issue has been made. Discussions about the burned-out Gastineau Apartments site drag on interminably, but it's a poor location for housing. Whether torn down or renovated, lack of parking...
Gastineau Apartments going down, likely taking Pocket Park with it

The condemned Gastineau Apartments building could be demolished...we have a city."With the Gastineau Apartments, the city has already spent...Attorney Amy Mead said that Gastineau Apartments owner James Barrett has not...
To fight housing costs, city looks at tax breaks for subdivision and renovation

...are applied to the property as a lien until paid.Though these exemptions would apply to buildings such as the Gastineau Apartments, potentially incentivizing their renovation or demolition, some members of the Committee of the Whole fear that...
Pocket Park reopens after brief closure

...that falling debris from the Gastineau Apartments was threatening the safety...turned off because debris from Gastineau Apartments has been blocking the panel...employed by the owners of the Gastineau Apartments, cleared the suspect windows...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for July 13, 2015

...with a bit of sunshine - has encouraged more than a few places to fix up their facades and pull out their paintbrushes. Here's hoping some more businesses will do the same - and that the Gastineau Apartments will soon be demolished.


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