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Haven House, CBJ budget on Assembly agenda

...In October 2014, the City and Borough of Juneau Planning Commission issued a conditional use permit for Haven House...tonight rejects Tall Timbers' appeal, finding the planning commission had enough evidence to grant Haven House a conditional...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-05-18/haven-house-cbj-budget-assembly-agenda
Local
Beyond Cheech and Chong

...Mike Satre and Bill Peters. Gordon Jackson was also on the committee before resigning from his position with the planning commission.The committee is tasked with covering all the angles from a municipal level, from enforcement and taxes to zoning...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-05-22/beyond-cheech-and-chong
Local
Tall Timbers appeal denied

...more than a year of legal back-and-forth, the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly shot down an appeal of a planning commission decision allowing a transitional housing facility for women.With Haven House transitional housing's history...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-05-19/tall-timbers-appeal-denied
Local
Empire Editorial: Zoning codes favor dogs and dead over children

...we believe some of those serving on Juneau's planning commission see it as well. Exceptions are made for funeral...permits. Like all other conditional uses, the planning commission will weigh need versus nuisance, hold public hearings...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-05-17/empire-editorial-zoning-codes-favor-d
Opinion
Jackson resigns from Planning Commission

...has announced his resignation from the city's Planning Commission to accept employment outside of Juneau. Jackson...some pretty hard times for many people."The Planning Commission is made up of nine members who review and update...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-04-16/jackson-resigns-planning-commission
Local
Tall Timbers' appeal mulled

...questioned the October 2014 Planning Commission decision to grant a conditional...Department was correct and the Planning Commission only approved the conditional...that was the decision of the Planning Commission," she said. "Women on...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-04-14/tall-timbers-appeal-mulled
Local
Aurora Harbor internet service trends toward Snowcloud

...Borough of Juneau," he said.A new cell tower ordinance approved by the Assembly last year requires permitting and Planning Commission approval for larger cell phone towers. These regulations are meant to encourage smaller, less obtrusive antennas...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-04-10/aurora-harbor-internet-service-trends-t
Local
Haven House offers serenity to first tenants

...expelled," according to the association's brief.On April 13, the neighborhood association will appeal the Planning Commission's decision to grant the transitional home's permit. McKeen said she filed a motion to intervene so she can take...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-03-31/haven-house-offers-serenity-first-tenan
Local
My Turn: Pot should be as 'public' as alcohol

...consisting of four Assembly members (Jesse Kiehl, Maria Gladziszewski, Debbie White and Mary Becker) and three planning commission members (Mike Satre, Bill Peters and Gordon Jackson) face the tall order of advising the City and Borough of...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-03-22/my-turn-pot-should-be-public-alcohol
Opinion
My Turn: Where have all Juneau's children gone?

...to return to Juneau, they would have trouble finding jobs for themselves and their spouses.Our Assembly and Planning Commission are often faced with caving to a vocal minority rather than following community development guidelines or our comprehensive...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-03-19/my-turn-where-have-all-juneaus-childr
Opinion

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