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Max Mertz honored by Alaska CPAs

Max Mertz, partner of Elgee Rehfeld Mertz, was honored recently by the Alaska Society...Homer. "I was honored by the award of fellow CPA's around the state," Max Mertz said in an email interview. "There are many others who have given and...
Juneau pools won't change hands just yet

...board similar to the one at Eaglecrest Ski Area. If no, Parks and Recreation will continue to have direct control.Max Mertz of Elgee Rehfeld Mertz, an accounting group, also said on Friday that he believes voters had been under the assumption...
Empowered pool board remains on starting block

...looking at the option, but there are philosophical differences in how assembly members approach the potential for a board.Max Mertz, an active user of the pools, pushed hard for an empowered board modeled after Eaglecrest Ski Area's board, with...
Empire Editorial: Some Assembly members playing word games

...5 million."We've seen since 2006 ... a steady decline in use of Juneau's pools," said frequent pool user Max Mertz, who also is involved with the Glacier Swim Club, during a Feb. 9 Assembly Committee of the Whole meeting. "The use...
Some seniors predict exodus without tax exemptions

...outside ... to Seattle, or Anchorage who have no sales tax," he said.President of the Juneau Chamber of Commerce Max Mertz also testified that the increase to $14,000 was too drastic, and he expected negative results if this figure was not...
Williams is 'absolutely' Road proponent

...what's best for the state," Williams said. "We need to look at what really is important."Chamber board President Max Mertz asked Williams what the legislature can do to revive Southeast's logging industry."Logging is a very important renewable...
Senior tax exemption up for public comment

...exemption changes. It won't take a hard stance on the issue until it hears from its membership, chamber board President Max Mertz said. So far, about 100 chamber members have responded to the survey; he hopes for a few more before taking a stance...
Plunging into Prop 1

...Thursday's Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon, two people presented the pros and cons of an empowered pool board. Max Mertz, chamber president and Glacier Swim Club board member, said an empowered board would lessen the burden of the city's...
All in a day's work:United Way of Southeast Alaska's Day of Caring 2014

...idea was to raise awareness of community need and figure out the private sector's role in filling that need," said Max Mertz of Elgee Rehfeld Mertz, who helped establish the Day of Caring in Juneau back in the early 1990s. "It's great to...
Part of the curriculum: Swimming lessons in the schools of Juneau

...paying a percentage of the capital costs of the Dimond Park Aquatic Center, Tom Rutecki said. According to an email from Max Mertz, the Department of Education and Early Development contributed $5.2 million, a reimbursement over the life of the...


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