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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...
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...
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...
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...
Planning Commission hears public comments on Comprehensive Plan

...Just by doing this part, addressing comments, is going to take care of 95 percent of our work load."Commissioner Nathan Bishop agreed."I feel strongly about looking at public comments closely," Bishop said. "One by one and determine how...
Willoughby District may benefit from federal greening program

...according to the program's request for letters of interest.Planning Commissioner and Lands Committee liaison Nathan Bishop reported to his fellow commissioners on June 12 the program could be applied to the Willoughby District."It was...
Planning Juneau's economic development

...find funding.Adding too much detail to a comprehensive plan "ends up diluting things," Lyman said. Commissioner Nathan Bishop asked for additional guidance for the Commission in connecting the CBJ Community Improvement Plan and local economic...


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