Gastineau demo bid OK'd

...several prominent community members, including Rep. Cathy Munoz and City Manager Kim Kiefer, thanked outgoing mayor Merrill Sanford for his service."There are very few people in my lifetime who I've met who have served their community and their...
Photos: Sanford sendoff; swearing in

Mayor Merrill Sanford shares a laugh with Deputy Major Mary Becker as the Assembly thanks him for his service to the city Tuesday night.
Photo: Firefighter awards

...wife, City Attorney Amy Mead, after receiving the Ken Akerley Fire Service Leadership of the Year award from Mayor Merrill Sanford at the beginning of Tuesday's Assembly meeting. Firefighter/EMT Meg Thordarson also was recognized with the Dell...
Candidate profile: Merrill Sanford, Mayor

What is your highest priority for the CBJ to accomplish during your term in office? Explain why this is a priority and how you would facilitate this change. First, we, the Assembly, need to fill the city manager's position.
Letter: Senior tax exemption

...would not adversely affect the economic health of seniors or the business community.Opposing the changes were Mayor Merrill Sanford, Assemblywoman Mary Becker, the Alaska Native Sisterhood and the bulk of those testifying. A member of the Commission...
Subdivision made easier

...the past 10-plus years, community members have been trying to get us to make subdivision easier," said Mayor Merrill Sanford the day after the ordinance passed. "But even if housing wasn't one of our main issues, it would still be a good...
Whale statue breaches talks again where the whale statue is to be located.Coogan recently - within the past 10 days, according to Mayor Merrill Sanford - sent the city his proposal, which comprises building two apartment buildings and a parking lot near the Juneau-Douglas...
City restricts senior tax exemptions

...adjacent overflow room because fire code prevented all of the attendees from being able to gather in the chambers. Mayor Merrill Sanford had to limit public participation to two minutes per person due to the amount of seniors who wanted to testify.Nearly...
Letter: For education, for Fisk

...would not go up for this school year. There were two people however, who did not vote for fully fund schools - Mayor Merrill Sanford and assembly member Jerry Nankervis. On October 6, Election Day, I plan to vote for candidates who put public education...
Municipal candidates debate at UAS

...mayoral candidate, called the Assembly's decision to restrict the tax exemption a "fair job." Incumbent Mayor Merrill Sanford, who voted against the measure in the Assembly, was the only candidate not to support the measure. "Taxes should...


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