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My Turn: Pot should be as 'public' as alcohol

...our own local committee, consisting of four Assembly members (Jesse Kiehl, Maria Gladziszewski, Debbie White and Mary Becker) and three planning commission members (Mike Satre, Bill Peters and Gordon Jackson) face the tall order of advising...
Cannabis 101: Residents school city's committee on marijuana

...often grinds his leaf waste down and adds it to coconut oil for topical anesthetic and health benefits.Deputy Mayor Mary Becker was intrigued by the medicinal uses of marijuana and asked how the leaves could be used that way. Barrett said the...
Will city increase funding to Juneau schools?

...officials are hopeful that they will be able to give full funding to the Juneau School District next year. Deputy Mayor Mary Becker said on Monday that in her opinion, local schools have been facing cuts for too long and she would like to see the...
City committee to handle all things weed

...the capital city. It's comprised of four Assembly members (Jesse Kiehl, Maria Gladziszewski, Debbie White and Mary Becker) and three planning commissions (Mike Satre, Bill Peters and Gordon Jackson).Ultimately, the group will be making...
Marijuana and you

...not be taken. The committee is made up of Kiehl and fellow Assembly members Maria Gladziszewski, Debbie White and Mary Becker, and planning commissioners Mike Satre, Bill Peters and Gordon Jackson.The committee will be in place for a year...
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City slashes funding requests

...snow-clearing machines capable of handling narrow sidewalks."We don't want children in the streets," Deputy Mayor Mary Becker said.She referenced a need for all city sidewalks to be clear of snow and ice to protect children and community members...
Assembly silent on pot shops

...don't know what would come before the Assembly," she said in an email.Mayor Merrill Sanford and Assemblymembers Mary Becker, Debbie White and Jerry Nankervis did not respond to an emailed request for comment on this issue.With the 29th Legislature...
Local cost of smoking may float higher hike in 2009. Juneau's annual tobacco revenue has decreased by 4 percent during the same time. Deputy Mayor Mary Becker inquired about other Alaskan communities that have raised tobacco sales taxes recently. Cox responded that Petersburg...
Assembly blocks marijuana paperwork

...during that session, and it remains unclear what the final results will look like.Assembly members Loren Jones and Mary Becker did not vote in favor of the amendment, but every other assembly member moved to approve it. It was passed unanimously as...
Capital Transit gives bus routes another go

...on-time performance," Steedle told committee members. "Second is giving drivers adequate breaks."Deputy Mayor Mary Becker said that Riverside Drive seemed to be the main cause for cuts in other service areas. She told Steedle, it seemed to "cause...


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