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Lands committee tackles big issue tonight

...home daycares to accept up to 12 children 12 years old or younger without a conditional use permit from the Juneau Planning Commission.At 6 p.m., the Assembly's Committee of the Whole will talk about the electrification of the new cruise...
New housing planned for N. Douglas

A new subdivision is in the works for North Douglas, provided the City and Borough of Juneau Planning Commission heeds the CBJ Community Development Department's recommendation to greenlight the project.The subdivision - to be located on...
Proposed ordinance would remove barrier to childcare centers in homes

...from the city if a proposed ordinance is successful.Currently, hopeful daycare providers must go before the Juneau Planning Commission for a conditional use permit before they can start their business. Some providers find that process "a little...
Empire Editorial: Daycare proposal is a good start to fixing persistent problem

On Tuesday night, the Juneau Planning Commission voted in favor of a proposed ordinance that will remove a significant hurdle for new childcare businesses here.The lack of day...
Haven House, CBJ budget on Assembly agenda

...borough initially denied the request but reversed itself on appeal. In October 2014, the City and Borough of Juneau Planning Commission issued a conditional use permit for Haven House to open. That month, the Tall Timbers Neighborhood Association...
Hidden Valley, Hidden Controversy: A housing project competes with landfill dreams and government realities

...much like those popular among young residents of Fairbanks, Haines, Gustavus and other Alaska towns.The Juneau Planning Commission has twice approved the rezoning necessary for the project, but each time the Lands Committee has sent it back...
CBJ puts another dent in daycare deficit

...permission to accept more children into its program. At its regular meeting Tuesday, the City and Borough of Juneau Planning Commission awarded "My 2nd Home Childcare" a conditional use permit increasing the number of children it can take from...
City public works committee advocates electric cars

...parking spaces, which are limited, and liability.Committee member Dennis Watson of the City and Borough of Juneau Planning Commission said he was concerned about residents using electrified charging stations on CBJ property, which could hurt...
My Turn: Site of future whale sculpture less than ideal

...local architect, former Juneau Economic Development Council president and a member of the City and Borough of Juneau Planning Commission; Jeff Bush is a former CBJ Assembly member; and Reed Stoops is a former chairman for the CBJ Planning Commission...
My Turn: Empowered board for Juneau's pools makes sense

...the former chairman of the Dimond Park Aquatic Center Task Force; Reed Stoops is the former chairman of the Juneau Planning Commission, board member and former President of the Dimond Park Field House; and Jeff Bush is a former member of the...


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