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Jesse Kiehl claims District 1 Assembly seat

Jesse Kiehl defeated Brad Fluetsch by more than a 2-to-1 margin Tuesday to claim an empty seat on the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly...
Juneau Assembly passes marijuana zoning ordinance; restricts cultivation in residential areas

...ordinance allowed for cultivation in D1 zones but only those outside Juneau's urban service boundary. Assembly member Jesse Kiehl, chairman of the city's marijuana committee, opposed the amendment."Given our limited land base and our high...
City pot board tables tax, license discussions

...percent tax on alcohol, and I'm comfortable with that."All other committee members, including committee chair Jesse Kiehl, seemed to share White's sentiment. Kiehl has expressed his fear several times already about making decisions that...
Pot biz block stopped

...during her testimony. She went on to say that she wants "equity" for all residential districts.Assembly members Jesse Kiehl and Maria Gladziszewski were the most vocal in objecting Crane's motion. Kiehl chairs the city's Marijuana Committee...
Low turnout 'a matter of education'

...then vote and mail them back; polling places would not necessarily be needed. City and Borough of Juneau Assemblyman Jesse Kiehl made similar suggestions.Kiehl said that the Assembly should begin considering a couple of possible solutions: adding...
Not polling our weight

...and the trenches are getting deeper."It's a little bit of a disturbing trend to me," said CBJ Assembly member Jesse Kiehl, who like most everybody else has noticed the declining turnout. "Representative government always works best when...
Yes, no, definitely, maybe

...questions of "yes" or "no" questions in a "lightning round." The results are as follows:Q: Juneau Assembly member Jesse Kiehl is drafting a city ordinance that would prohibit discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity in the...
City asks for pot position

...I think we all need a little more info before we're ready to throw that out there," said committee chairman Jesse Kiehl before tabling the issue.Planning Manager Beth McKibben, however, said that the CDD will likely need to hire an...
Moratorium for pot business permits extended

...Assembly's Marijuana Committee."We extended the moratorium for the same reason we passed it in the first place," said Jesse Kiehl, an Assembly member and chairman of the city's marijuana committee. "We don't have our zoning rules in place...
Marijuana Committee seeks more municipal control, again

...should have as the community of Juneau, not an option that should be foreclosed on by the state," said Committee Chair Jesse Kiehl regarding the state's proposed law prohibiting marijuana clubs. Earlier this month the city recommended the state...


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