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Commission: Yes to waterfront pot shops

...districts once those businesses are legally allowed to begin conducting business in Juneau, the City and Borough of Juneau Planning Commission voted Tuesday. After tabling the issue earlier this month, the commission forwarded the ordinance to the Assembly...
Stripped-down planning commission tables marijuana zoning talk

The City and Borough of Juneau Planning Commission tabled its discussion of zoning regulations for marijuana businesses after about an hour and a half of discussion and nine public...
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...
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...
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...


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