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Recall targets mayor in family spending controversy

...handwritten note with her name on the basketball camp request for funds.Alaska Municipal League Executive Director Kathie Wasserman said a new election would cost thousands of dollars. She said very few people follow through with a process she...
As the Alaska Legislature makes cuts, ripples will splash across the state

...communities."The majority of our municipalities are very small municipalities, and they have no tax base," explained Kathie Wasserman of the Alaska Municipal League, which has been lobbying for the preservation of revenue sharing.No town better represents...
State | AK legislature
Senators hear public notices bill's website, which gets hundreds of thousands of clicks, she said.Alaska Municipal League Executive Director Kathie Wasserman said the member cities of the organization also support the bill because of the cost savings it could bring.Juneau...
State | AK legislature
House panel advances bill on electronic notices

...Department, said the city could save at least $20,000 a year by publishing the municipal foreclosure list online.Kathie Wasserman, the municipal league's executive director who testified in person Tuesday, said in a letter to Hawker last week...
State | AK legislature
Austerman: Talks underway on pensions

...much from savings given the current budget environment.Austerman said the Senate is having its own conversations.Kathie Wasserman, executive director of the Alaska Municipal League, said municipalities are attempting to become involved in the...
State | AK legislature
Celebrating the Peli-can

...Installed near the boat harbor, the toilet is an improvement worth celebrating, said Mayor and City Administrator Kathie Wasserman. "There's going to be wine and cheese served at the top of the ramp and there's going to be chamber music...
Mayors still back POMV we can all be proud of. We need to continue to work hard to ensure the positive future of this great state. Kathie Wasserman is the mayor of Pelican and the president of the Alaska Conference of Mayors.
Governor attaches strings to budget appropriations

...Frasca said. "In the private sector, if you don't meet your obligations do you keep getting loans or grants?" Kathie Wasserman of the Alaska Municipal League and a former mayor of the Southeast town of Pelican said many cash-starved communities...
Local trails could link into state, nat'l network

...that SEAtrails "could put the Angoons on an equal footing with the Juneaus; this is going to spread the wealth." Kathie Wasserman, mayor of Pelican, agreed: "SEAtrails could keep Pelican on the map." Only eight communities - including Juneau...
APOC plans workshops to explain proposed changes work with the public," he said. "We're happy they chose to go down that path." AML Executive Director Kathie Wasserman was not available for the conference but said that upon hearing of the decision, she was delighted that APOC had...


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