CBJ Finance gives Housing First another advance

...Foundation, which she thinks they will secure, but she doesn't want to have to delay the project further. Mayor Merrill Sanford opposed providing the advance. He said he believes in the project but worries that if the city spends more money...
Mines protest briefly interrupts luncheon

At a lunch with city and state officials organized by City and Borough of Juneau Mayor Merrill Sanford's office, some protestors entered the room as attendees were beginning to eat. The protest was an offshoot of an earlier rally...
B.C. mines minister talks transboundary mines, Tulsequah Chief cleanup

...through Wednesday; he'll spend Thursday in Ketchikan.Today, Bennett will attend a welcome lunch with Juneau mayor Merrill Sanford. He'll also meet with Southeast Alaska tribes, Southeast Alaska seafood industry associations, and Alaska Mining...
State | Local
Mayor creates city manager hiring committee

Mayor Merrill Sanford has appointed a small committee to help the City and Borough of Juneau's human resources director with the hiring of a new city...
Candidates stock city ballot as deadline arrives race this year. Only the Assembly District 1 seat remains uncontested.MayorGreg Fisk will challenge incumbent Merrill Sanford for the Mayoral seat. Fisk, a resident of Juneau since 1981, said he joined the race to help the Assembly proactively...
Empire Editorial: Blank ballots give little reason to vote

...choice - the more candidates to choose from, the better.Loren Jones is uncontested for the District 1 seat; Mayor Merrill Sanford is unopposed in his reelection bid; four-term school board member Andi Story is the sole candidate for three open...
Child care boost passes Assembly

...conditional use permit and will reopen her business, which she hopes will be able to serve 20 families. Though Mayor Merrill Sanford congratulated the Assembly for moving quickly to pass the child-care ordinance, Assembly member Debbie White said...
Three-way race down to two

...chosen "by a majority vote of the remaining voting members of the Board," the rules state.So far, incumbent Merrill Sanford is the only candidate to have filed for the Mayor's seat, and incumbent Loren Jones is the only candidate to have...
Juneau is Purple Heart City

Juneau Mayor Merrill Sanford has issued a proclamation declaring Juneau a Purple Heart City, a designation that honors men and women in uniform who were wounded...
New names added to municipal candidate list

...list for this fall's municipal elections, including two newcomers, since the filing period opened Friday. Mayor Merrill Sanford filed with the city clerk Monday. So far, he is running unopposed. Incumbent Assembly member Jerry Nankervis...


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