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At Alaska Supreme Court, a session of Tracy Arm wrestling between Juneau and Petersburg

...Supreme Court that a ruling by the state's Local Boundary Commission and a 2012 superior court decision violate the...belong to the CBJ.In summer 2012, the state's Local Boundary Commission came up with a compromise, recommending that...
Edna Bay will be Alaska's newest city Jonathan Tillinghast told the state's local boundary commission earlier this year.Edna Bay residents have vocally...for Kosciusko, and documents filed with the local boundary commission indicate residents are considering taxes on timber...
State | Local
Timber, roads and death

...need to organize. This month, the state's Local Boundary Commission ruled that Edna Bay may become Alaska's newest...The city files a petition to the state's Local Boundary Commission, which normally mediates disputes between cities...
State gives land sought by Juneau to Petersburg

A new Petersburg Borough won approval from the Local Boundary Commission Friday, including in the new borough land that had been sought by Juneau.The LBC voted 4-1 to approve the dissolution of the...
Juneau appeals Petersburg Borough boundary approval

...of Juneau has filed a judicial appeal of the Local Boundary Commission's decision to approve the northern boundary...of a Petersburg Borough. "We think that the Local Boundary Commission's decision will stand."The CBJ filed its annexation...
Petersburg Borough approved by voters

...Petersburg Borough take in Mitkof Island, part of Kupreanof Island, and coastline north to Endicott Arm.The Local Boundary Commission approved the Petersburg Borough boundary lines this summer, but the City and Borough of Juneau appealed the...
Petersburg incorporates as Alaska's 19th borough

...incorporation is "now official."Brent Williams of the Local Boundary Commission wrote in an email that the certification of the...unorganized.The CBJ has filed a petition with the Local Boundary Commission to annex Tracy Arm, as well as a swath of the...
Wrangell files a petition to form own borough

...east, including Meyers Chuck, Union Bay, and other portions of the western Cleveland Peninsula. The state Local Boundary Commission received the city's petition April 26 and announced it accepted it May 11. The Ketchikan Gateway Borough...
State looks at merging school districts

...included language in the state budget calling for the Department of Education and Early Development and the Local Boundary Commission to look at opportunities for consolidation, particularly in districts with fewer than 250 students. The agencies...
Alaska Briefs

...commission. Once a charter is submitted to the state Local Boundary Commission, it would take at least a year of reviews and...of consolidation, said Dan Bockhorst of the Local Boundary Commission. The Ketchikan One Government Committee, a...


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