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Whale statue breaches talks again

...breached the meeting agenda, sparking a brief debate regarding the statue's soon-to-be location.During the public participation portion of the meeting regarding non-agenda items, Wayne Coogan, of Coogan Construction Company, asked Assembly...
My Turn: Costly lawsuit a bad investment

...respectfully disagree. A commitment to the legislative process is best demonstrated by holding hearings, allowing public participation and allowing the policy debate about Medicaid expansion to happen in full view of the public. During our regular...
More info needed to set pot shop limit

...will push people into the black market and potentially create a loss of tax revenue," James Marcus said during public participation at the start of the meeting. "It's already a difficult industry for young entrepreneurs to break into, so...
National survey reveals trends in public participation in the arts

Initial results from a survey on public participation in the arts conducted by the National Endowment for the Arts were recently released by the NEA, offering an overview of current...
Room for public participation in interchange design

...environmental considerations, public participation and right-of-way acquisition...environmental documents and public participation, and construction can begin...also a need for extensive public participation in the design of the interchanges...
Tipsters help police ID Sequence shoplifter

...Empire. "The tips were from people who knew the woman and recognized her.""This case was solved because of public participation and multiple tips about the identity of the woman in the video," Sell added in a statement. "JPD would like...
Feds still trying to plan fate of island's roaming feral cattle

...the end," Delehanty said. "But what that decision is yet, I don't know."The refuge has been busy with public participation over the past year and a half to gauge opinions on how to deal with the cattle, Delehanty said.Officials have...
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Mack: Safety before profits, when it comes to transboundary mines Safety before profits."Dave Chambers, a mining expert, is the president of the Center for Science in Public Participation. He'll be participating in the event as a panelist."I've been criticized for describing the possibility...
Changes coming to Juneau International Airport

...Juneau on May 15.The last runway resurfacing occurred almost 16 years ago under the first airport master plan. Public participation will be a large part of the most recent plan now that it's complete and the first open house will be held on...
My Turn: B.C. mining minister gives false assurances

...comes to the review and permitting of large-scale mines is part of the problem. There is no accountability, no public participation, no requirements that Alaskans' concerns get addressed, and no place for communities, fishermen or tribes to...


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