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New housing to ease Coast Guard shortage

...Guard, was planning to attend the ground breaking as well, however, he was sick and unable to make it."With consistent occupancy of base housing at or near 99 percent, and limited three-bedroom housing units available for rent on the local economy...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-25/new-housing-ease-coast-guard-shortage
State
Empire Editorial: We can fix Juneau's homeless problems

...shelter) has been proven to work.In December 2011, Anchorage nonprofits opened Karluk Manor, a building with 46 single-occupancy rooms. Neighbors called it the "Red Nose Inn" and campaigned hard to keep it away. The Municipality of Anchorage required...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-07-23/empire-editorial-we-can-fix-juneaus-h
Opinion
Once a vaudeville theater, the Palace Theater has decayed for past decade

...community forums if people are interested, we'd certainly be willing to work with the landowner to find out what types of occupancies the building would be suitable for, we'd be very willing to engage with the owner, or somebody who was interested in...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-04-08/once-vaudeville-theater-palace-theater-
Local
Hoarder crushed by debris as floor collapses

...no decision had been made on whether to tear down the house. He said building official deemed the house "unfit for human occupancy," and have boarded it up with plywood.Authorities have said they believe the first floor collapsed under the weight of...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-06-18/hoarder-crushed-debris-floor-collapse
Not For Web
Carnival struggles in Europe, does better here

...mixed. There has been a slight increase in ship capacity in Alaska, but pricing has been lower compared to last year. Also occupancies in both Alaska and Caribbean cruises are "slightly lower" than last year, Bernstein said.Cruise ships typically sail...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-06-25/carnival-struggles-europe-does-better-h
Local
HUD provides St. Vincent de Paul nearly $125,000 in grant funds

...grants for them in 2005. Austin said the shelter has received the Shelter Plus Care grants every year since 2002, and those occupancies began in 2004. HUD states a survey of those seeking emergency shelter or transitional housing in 2009 revealed 38 percent...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012011/loc_773012621.shtml
News
Mall retail options dwindle

...describes as "community-oriented" as he filled vacancies. Occupancy is between 80 and 90 percent but the mixture of tenants is...has done business there since the 1970s. He compared mall occupancies with Southeast Alaska's tides. "I've seen it rise and...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/050210/loc_631495158.shtml
News
Governor's mansion not immune to Southeast weather, 100-year-old house gets major renovations

...administration's interior renovations. They have hammered, nailed, and painted through the Frank Murkowski and Palin occupancies and now the Parnell's. Prior fixes to that included complete rewiring during the Bill Sheffield reign."The common thread...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2011-04-23/governors-mansion-not-immune-southeast-
Local
Downtown revitalization suffers setback

...Wold said. This constant turnover, rental occupancies as opposed to ownership occupancy, may have a negative affect on people's...environment. The more you have a middle class occupancy it breeds a comfort and security level that...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-07-23/downtown-revitalization-suffers-setback
Local
Juneau looks to tap federal housing aid

...foreclosure notices on behalf of local nonprofits. An ideal property would be on the bus line; it would have single-room occupancies, which are in short supply; and it would have multiple units. And it would have to be headed for the auction block soon...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/123108/loc_372735052.shtml

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