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...years of volunteer service with the Craig Volunteer Fire Department, Coffey recently retired. So did firefighters Jon Bolling, who is also the city administrator, and Doug Bennett. Bolling had 21 years with the department; Bennett had 17...
Why garbage will keep crossing state lines

Jon Bolling is quoted as saying "Who's to say that some legislators in Olympia will decide they don't want to take our garbage? There's...
Craig land bill awaits president's signature

...acquire the site of the former Wards Cove Packing Co.'s fish processing plant in Southeast Alaska. City administrator Jon Bolling said the land deal is important for Craig, which is trying to diversify its economy, as well as the economy of Prince...
Craig officials comment on Sealaska lands bill

...the legislation. The council's letter dated Wednesday was "very carefully written," according to City Manager Jon Bolling. The council had been split on the bill that attempts to complete land conveyances to Sealaska, a Juneau-based Native...
Craig works toward solid waste solution regionalization efforts to date, and will continue to work with Southeast communities, including Juneau, toward achieving the economy of scale that a regional solid waste solution offers us all. Jon Bolling City administrator Craig
Towns search for solution to trash problem

...legislators in Olympia will decide they don't want to take our garbage? There's nothing to prevent it," said Jon Bolling, Craig city manager. Craig ships 1,100 tons south per year. These concerns are driving a new, regionwide search...
Southeast waste disposal plan differs from that of Juneau

...first meeting Jan. 12. "We've been working on this for more than a couple of years," Craig city administrator Jon Bolling said in a recent interview. "The goal is to create this authority structure through which communities can work on...
Southeast cities consider creating regional landfill

...this week for the Southeast Conference meeting. The conference aims to increase economic development in the region. Jon Bolling, city administrator for Craig, said he hopes the plan will mean communities spend less for handling trash and that...
Taking another look at waste disposal

...waste out of state is already high. Our concern is that those costs will increase in ways that we cannot control. Taking another look at how we dispose of solid waste in Southeast is in our own best interest. Jon Bolling Craig, Alaska
Wood heat has potential in Alaska

...Craig has installed a wood boiler that supplies heat to the city's aquatic center and two schools. City Administrator Jon Bolling says the wood heat has saved the city about $50,000 so far, even though the system was "struggling a bit" to handle...


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