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My turn: Cruise ship head tax won't remedy state's fiscal gap

...taxes on cruise ship passengers would pay would go to ports and port facilities. Industry along with the NorthWest CruiseShip Association has already funded many of the port projects for the past several years and spent over $800,000 on environmental...
Some cruises may have to bypass Glacier Bay due to judge's ruling

...going to be," National Park Service spokesman John Quinley said. John Hansen, executive director of the NorthWest CruiseShip Association, said Friday that he wanted to know more about the judge's decision before commenting. Glacier Bay National...
Measure takes trash to task

...ship passengers. "The regulatory oversight is as strong as any," said John Hansen, president of the Northwest Cruiseship Association. Advanced wastewater treatment systems on board many ships operating in Alaska make such permits unnecessary...
Approval close for cruise ship tax

...this campaign, and when they figured it out, it turned people off," Geldhof said. According to the NorthWest CruiseShip Association, Alaska faces stiff competition from other cruise destinations and passing the initiative would discourage...
Assembly nears OK for waterfront plan

...Marine Park. The waterfront committee then decided to conduct another community survey. It also asked the NorthWest Cruiseship Association for technical information on the feasibility of both designs. "The Waterfront Development Committee didn't...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...THE JUNEAU EMPIRE The Northwest CruiseShip Association, a trade group representing...Yahoo! Archives The Northwest CruiseShip Association, a trade group representing...Juneau Empire Online The Northwest CruiseShip Association, a trade group representing...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...can take pride in their performance,'' Conway said. John Hansen, president of the Vancouver-based Northwest CruiseShip Association, will be attending the events this week. Hansen said he hopes for a good turnout by Juneau citizens...
My Turn: Save Juneau's waterfront

...block Gastineau Channel access and view planes for several programs and projects. Significantly, even the Northwest Cruiseship Association opposed this development as jeopardizing their own ship movements. Panamax ships are hundreds of feet longer...
My turn: Initiative process not broken

...election. Proponents of that initiative spent nearly $3 million to pass it. In 2006, the Vancouver-based Northwest Cruiseship Association spent more than $2 million in their losing effort to defeat the cruise ship initiative. In 1998, the...
Don't allow ships to break law in secret

The Northwest CruiseShip Association, a trade group representing eight cruise lines operating in Alaska, has offered to test its air emissions and wastewater discharges...


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