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Haven House granted permit under strict conditions

...commission members expressed concern that the neighborhood members could become hostile toward female parolees, planning commissioner Dan Miller concluded, "it will do a tremendous amount of good for these people."The CBJ memorandum did, however...
For Juneau's planning commission, peonies have thorns

...boundaries of the easement are not clear and asked that a survey of the land be completed before any clearing occurs. Planning commissioner Karen Lawfer added that condition as an amendment to the permit.Fleutsch was given the opportunity to address...
Contributions to Literacy in Alaska awards announced

...a writer and poet, holds an MFA in creative writing, and has also served as a borough school board member, planning commissioner, and president of the Palmer Arts Council. He and his wife established Fireside Books in 2001 as a place "where...
Do you want balloons or photo simulations? the context of the environment," he said.Planning Commissioner Dennis Watson said he has some concerns about...would be able to see the tower from their homes.Planning Commissioner Karen Lawfer said she was in support of the balloon...
Superintendent candidates meet stakeholders be worked with early on, Williams said."They need to see a light at the end of the tunnel," he said.Planning commissioner and former school board member Bill Peters asked Williams about his job applications for other superintendent positions...
Costly candidates

...independent candidates.Funding re-election efforts was one of two notable things that City and Borough of Juneau Planning Commissioner Gordon Jackson did away with when he served as the Kake Tribal Corporation president and CEO during the 1990s...
State | Local
'Field of Fireweed' rezone denied

...artistically; it's 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...
New planning commissioners inherit hot issue

There will be three new faces on the city's Planning Commission next month when the hotly contested "Field of Fireweed" area rezone is reconsidered.
Planning Commission delays two rezoning votes

...think it's 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...
Federal courtroom named after late Juneau judge for University of Alaska Southeast campus, developing Eaglecrest Ski Area and serving as Juneau's first planning commissioner.Boochever was well-known locally for being kind, compassionate and civic-minded but he also had an "iron...


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