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For Gastineau Apts, tide changes again

James Barrett has requested a demolition agreement with the city. Although the Juneau...again last month.Editor's note: The original article stated that James Barrett already has an agreement with the city. This agreement is still in the...
Legislature prepares to pass the baton on marijuana

...a conference room within the Alaska State Capitol, James Barrett reached into a pocket and pulled out two $1 bills...There's no sense buying a building and starting a grow, James Barrett explained, until you have a fire code that says how the...
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Gastineau Apartments owner confronts Assembly

Gastineau Apartments owner James Barrett showed up at an Assembly meeting for the first time since the...they intended to demolish the structures themselves, Mead said James Barrett had not provided the Assembly with concrete plans, and Assembly...
My Turn: Eminent domain equals imminent catastrophe

...being used by as a residence. The use of governmental force proved costly and futile. In the words of Gastineau owner James Barrett, "litigation is the failure of negotiation."Eminent domain is used by central government, on occasion, for other...
Barrett: We plan to demolish Gastineau Apts. of the Gastineau Apartments wants to speak up. James Barrett's mother, Kathleen, said she has worked in, she said.In 2013, the Empire reported that James Barrett was coming close to resolving an insurance settlement...

In Tuesday's article, "For Gastineau Apts, tide changes again," it was stated that James Barrett has an agreement with the City and Borough of Juneau for demolition. The demolition agreement was requested and approved for drafting...
Yes, again: Gastineau Apartments catch fire

...The Gastineau Apartments were on fire again."I'm like, you've got to be kidding me," said building owner James Barrett as he stood on the sidewalk in front of the Triangle Club and watched firefighters explore the fire-blackened building...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for March 23, 2015

...the line. Even if you didn't win, you deserve credit for having the guts to play.Thumbs down to fire. We think James Barrett summed it up best: "I'm like, you've got to be kidding me," he said Saturday night while standing in front...
Gastineau fire was started on purpose

...vacant since a 2012 blaze forced the complex's inhabitants out.Since 2012, the complex has been vacant, and owner James Barrett said on Saturday night that it was no longer connected to water or electricity. After inspecting the site of the fire...
Gastineau Apartments fire: Arson or accident?

...occupants were there, and JPD spokeswoman Erann Kalwara said that information could not be immediately obtained.James Barrett, who owns the Gastineau Complex with his mother Camilla Barrett, previously told the Empire he has dealt with looting...


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