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Empire Editorial: Zoning codes favor dogs and dead over children

...There's folks on the Assembly who realize how asinine this sounds, and we believe some of those serving on Juneau's planning commission see it as well. Exceptions are made for funeral homes and senior centers, even doggy daycares, but Juneau's...
For Juneau's planning commission, peonies have thorns

Juneau gardener Brad Fleutsch came into Tuesday's planning commission meeting with a business plan and a pink peony cut fresh from his garden.
Urban Decay

...been around for previous efforts and feel like nothing will change, Denton said.Karen Lawfer, a member of Juneau's planning commission, works at Midnight Sun Ventures and attended one screening. She says this year is worse than the previous...
B-and-B plan riles neighbors

Juneau's Planning Commission has approved a new four-bedroom, 10-person bed-and-breakfast near Auke Lake, but its future neighbors have not. The...
Assembly: No term limits for boards

People who serve on Juneau's Planning Commission and chartered boards can stay as long as they want. Juneau Assembly members Monday voted down term limits for the Planning Commission...
Assembly looks at term limits for empowered boards

People who serve on Juneau's Planning Commission and empowered boards would be limited to three consecutive terms under a proposal forwarded to the Juneau Assembly on Monday...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Briefly The JUNEAU EMPIRE Hangars, recycling plant OK'd JUNEAU - Juneau's Planning Commission on Tuesday approved permits for new airplane hangars at the airport and a soil recycling center on Anka Street. The commission...
Opponent was not a club shareholder

...based on an Alaska Public Offices Commission document Ms. McConnochie had filed after her appointment to Juneau's planning commission. It's come to my attention that she filed this information in error. I regret I hadn't personally contacted...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...before moving forward, Executive Director Steve Planchon said. The next step would be to take the plan to Juneau's Planning Commission and Assembly for input and public discussion, he said. He estimated the process could take about 18 months...
Density increase discussed at Board of Adjustment

...two houses at 17105 Glacier Highway into two parcels with one house on each.The Board is a component of Juneau's Planning Commission.The waterfront parcels each have an entrance and parking, according to Ceder's variance application...


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