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'Field of Fireweed' rezone denied

...important to how we feel about living here."At the Dec. 10 meeting, along with three other planning commissioners, Nathan Bishop and Jerry Medina voted against the rezone. They were also up for reappointment to the commission; their applications...
New planning commissioners inherit hot issue

...Ben Haight and name Gordon Jackson, Bill Peters and Paul Voelckers to the Commission effective Jan. 1.Incumbents Nathan Bishop and Jerry Medina had reapplied for the commission but were replaced by Jackson and Peters.The change comes amidst...
Planning Commission delays two rezoning votes

...worthy of our time to think of what's appropriate for this area in a community decision," said Planning Commissioner Nathan Bishop, who helped lead the effort to delay a vote.Lacking the votes to approve recommending the zone change to the Juneau...
Steering committee chosen for Auke Bay plans

...soliciting representatives for these seats in the coming week," Lyman said in a later email.Planning commissioner Nathan Bishop was named liaison to the steering committee. The Alaska Department of Transportation is sending Pat Carroll as its...
Comprehensive plan gets housing makeover one chapter that I'd delve into a little bit more with slight update?this is one of them."Commissioner Nathan Bishop said he would like to see solutions to housing needs based on housing type. Land is one factor, but not the predominant...
City ponders land sale a subsequent meeting.CBJ staff recommended development of the Pederson Hill area near Auke Lake. Commissioners Nathan Bishop and Michael Satre expresses some concern that in the past the city had considered to start development first in the...
Planning ponders Lemon Creek gravel extraction

...of the shaking took place as Secon broke through a deep frost layer to get to unfrozen gravel below. Commissioner Nathan Bishop asked if the damage happened during mining. Dow said he could see the damage taking place each day. "I vacuumed...
Planners split on comprehensive plan map issue

...Wetlands State Game Reserve. Commissioner Nicole Grewe said the Comprehensive Plan provides mixed messages. Commissioner Nathan Bishop moved a motion to modify the request, but voiced regret that the city has not moved to safeguard the land. "It's...
Auke Bay plan up for reconsideration

...the intent to reduce congestion in the harbor area and still make this a real jewel of the area."Commission member Nathan Bishop withdrew his previous motion to stay the permit while noting that improvements to the plan still need to be made...
City edits land use, maps in Comprehensive Plan

...term substantial conformance caused her concern. She asked if the commission could define substantial conformance.Nathan Bishop said he changed his mind about the use of substantial in the ordinance. He believes the word does not need definition...


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