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Flipping Douglas Island

...such as Juneau) that are typically surrounded by national forests over which we have relatively little control," Jim Calvin, the senior economist analyst for the Juneau-based research and consulting firm McDowell Group, said in a recent...
A year later, economic plan nearly complete

...undertaking for the McDowell Group and Sheinberg Associates to complete."This has truly been a community effort," said Jim Calvin, McDowell Group's senior economic analyst and one of three consultants who addressed the committee at the meeting...
A payment plan for Willoughby District revamp?

...after pictures," he said. "The middle-of-town courtyard used to be a parking garage."McDowell Group owner Jim Calvin shared an update on the Juneau Economic Plan, which is near completion after a year of research, surveys and discussion...
Survey: Housing still top local issue

...Group and Sheinberg Associates.McDowell Group Owner and President Jim Calvin revealed this and more during a presentation on the Juneau Economic...Editor's note: Updated to correct McDowell Group's Owner and President Jim Calvin's name.
Assembly members debate legality of discussing topics

...each agenda item was addressed, but not without some debate.Barbara Sheinberg, owner of Sheinberg Associates, and Jim Calvin, owner of McDowell Group, presented an update on the Economic Development Plan, highlighting seven priorities. The...
My Turn: Road makes no economic sense

...little shuttle ferry at the end, would be a super investment. I was wrong.A new report by the McDowell Group's Jim Calvin and Juneau economic consultant Milt Barker concludes that the road, from an economic standpoint, makes no sense...
Report: Juneau's local workforce shrinking, non-local workforce growing

...years, and the City and Borough of Juneau has put a group in charge of figuring out what's in store for the next 10.Jim Calvin of McDowell Group, a local consulting firm, gave a presentation at the weekly Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon on...
Why try?

...Haavig (F, 45-49) 1:27:0128. Jim Calvin (M, 55-59) 1:27:4329. Chuck...5244. Katie Jones 0:19:3345. Jim Calvin 0:19:3446. Barb Mecum 0:19...5517. Cathy Tide 0:34:0318. Jim Calvin 0:34:0519. Scott Watts 0:34...
'Never a bad time to plan' for the future

...The company is currently halfway through its random telephone surveys - 200 down, 200 to go, senior economic analyst Jim Calvin said.Sheinberg Associates' Barb Sheinberg started the meeting by polling the audience. Out of the 105 audience members...
Town meeting on Juneau economy tonight

...During a presentation a couple weeks ago of preliminary findings that will guide the creation of the 10-year plan, Jim Calvin of McDowell Group told the Juneau Chamber of Commerce about two "fundamental trends" when it comes to Juneau's economy...


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