Juneau Assembly has money for Gastineau Apartments demolition if Barretts don't pay

In advance of a November deadline on a demolition order for Gastineau Apartments, the Juneau Assembly has transferred $1.8 million from another project to pay for the building's demise.City Attorney Amy Mead said during the...
Transit dream faces fiscal reality

...Jesse Kiehl, a member of the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly, attended Fisk's presentation, and though he thinks...the city's consideration. Earlier this year, the Juneau Assembly allocated $150,000 to the city manager for the...
Assembly approves raise for city manager

...will receive a 3 percent raise in the coming fiscal year, bringing her salary to $153,824.32 annually.The Juneau Assembly approved the increase at its meeting Monday evening following an annual performance review carried out during executive...
Empire Editorial: Airport's snow plan is too heavy a load for CBJ

...That includes a $1.8 million refund to the federal government for work it already paid for.They're asking the Juneau Assembly to put a bond issue on this fall's ballot. If the bond passes, the CBJ would borrow about $10 million to pay...
My Turn: Solving Alaska's budget problem

...legislator know which revenue options you support. Where there's a will, there's certainly a way to a sustainable budget by 2020. ? Kate Troll is a member of the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly. The views expressed are her own.
CBJ appoints 7 to Aquatics Board

The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly appointed seven residents to a newly formed empowered board, tasked with overseeing Juneau's two public pools. The seven public...
Empire Editorial: Downtown signage shouldn't be an eyesore

This week the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly took up discussion on an ongoing problem in downtown Juneau - visual pollution. Put simply, there are signs peppering the downtown...
Downtown's 'visual pollution' draws Juneau Assembly's attention

...South Franklin Street downtown are peppered with illegal signs, a city senior planner told the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly, and the Assembly is considering an ordinance that would tighten up the rules.The Assembly on Monday discussed...
Overall crime rate down in Juneau

...Johnson told the Empire in an interview Tuesday.The annual report, which Johnson presented to the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly during a meeting Monday night, showed there was one homicide, 23 reported rapes, 24 robberies, 141 aggravated...
Capital Transit proposes new routes

...think will solve the system's current issues, city public works director Rorie Watt told the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly on Monday.The plan, designed this year by the city's bus drivers, is a replacement for the failed 2014 transit...


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