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Gastineau Apartments going down, likely taking Pocket Park with it

...spent $80,000 or $90,0000 on this," Watt said.City Attorney Amy Mead said that Gastineau Apartments owner James Barrett has not made any progress toward selling the building in the past three weeks. In the meantime, the city will continue...
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...
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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City committee weighs in on proposed pot rules

...Giono Barrett and his brother James Barrett (not to be confused with the...into the marijuana industry. James Barrett has submitted comments to health and public safety," James Barrett said. "Let the businesses take...
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...
City serves Gastineau Apts. owners with demolition order has served Gastineau Apartment owners Kathleen and James Barrett with a demolition order.The Barretts have 20 days from May 28, when the order was served, to appeal it. James Barrett did not return a call for comment by press time Tuesday...
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...

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...
Eminent domain no longer imminent for Gastineau Apartments

...Apartments remain on Franklin Street and will stand for an unknown period of time longer, still under the ownership of James Barrett.Another deadline has passed without action from Barrett or his mother, Camilla. City Attorney Amy Mead informed...


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