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We paid sales tax for five years for a library site. Don't be selfish about being a neighbor to it at the church lot. It isn't a skateboard park or prison, you know. It's a perfect location. Mickey Lesley Juneau

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/101701/let_leter3.shtml
Opinion
Library land

...lobbied hard for and voters approved a temporary sales tax increase, part of which was designated for the purchase of a library site in the Valley. Those three acres have been taken over by the new Dimond High School site. The library is owed a replacement...

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Opinion
City staff instructed to concentrate on Dimond Park for new library location

...concentrate on studying the Dimond Park complex and the possibility of combining a proposed recreation center with a new library. Site studies for Faith Lutheran Church, the Mendenhall Center, Vintage Business Park and Goldbelt property in the Valley...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/112101/Loc_Park.shtml
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What does this tell us?

...difficult to fully understand the rationale of those on the Assembly who voted against the purchase of the Faith land library site. The Wheeler and Metcalfe letters help, but surely macro politics does not account for keeping the library in the...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/101501/let_letter2.shtml
Opinion
My Turn: We should be preparing for lean times

...be more aware of the actions of the Assembly. When introduced, the land purchase was portrayed as an "apple pie" library site. But the first amendment made by Mr. Wheeler sliced the library out of the pie by adding "for any public purpose...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/100801/opE_myturnanderson.shtml
Opinion
Fulfill the vision

...mall library for the Valley. Land now under consideration for a library site is reasonably priced and already non-tax-paying land because...voted for a sales tax increase in 1983 to finally see a Valley library site? Kay Diebels Juneau

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/101201/let_letter2.shtml
Opinion
City to evaluate five possible library sites

...Marc Wheeler said his panel spent months dealing with library site options, and the Vintage Business Park site was five...doesn't object to the city's decision to explore library site options. "It's not the city's responsibility to...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/103101/Loc_librarysite.shtml
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Trapping season in Juneau: Take care with pets, be aware

...G video," provides a link to an article about the video, as well as the video itself on the ADF&G multimedia library site, at www.multimedia.adfg.alaska.gov/. The video can be viewed there for free. The video highlights signs...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111309/out_516060911.shtml
City buys valley acreage possibly for new library

...in depth," she said. Wheeler, who is the chairman of the Lands Committee, agreed that more discussion about the library site is needed. "It could have benefits; it could have some drawbacks too," he said of Dimond Park. "We need to look...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/101601/Loc_landbuy.shtml
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...help her create dragons. Details: 789-0125. Floyd Dryden Principal Candidates, 3:30 p.m., Floyd Dryden Library. Site council's public interviews. Details: 463-1850. Southeast Music Festival, 6-10 p.m., JDHS Auditorium...

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