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Officials eye eroding village as relocation model

...catches the eye of federal officials."We think we have a very compelling story to tell," said Sally Russell Cox, a state planner who worked on the competition entry.The release of Alaska's proposal opens a 15-day public comment period before...
Death Notice: Clovis M. Bowles Juneau for 10 years in the 1980s. He was a tribal member of the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation. He worked as a state planner and retired as an attorney. Clovis always considered Alaska his home and visited often. He was a historian, an avid...
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AK village relocation hits snag when ship runs aground

...on Nelson Island to the south, is set on volcanically formed bedrock higher up, according to Sally Russell Cox, a state planner and facilitator of a group of federal and state agencies, as well as tribal organizations, involved in the relocation...
Empire Editorial: A safer alternative is needed

...clear during the Assembly's meeting that the state wants to keep traffic flowing on Egan without interruption. The state, planners said, oversees the patch of Egan leading into downtown and doesn't want additional stoplights or pedestrian crossings...
Plans call for cutting tunnel fees

...economically strapped community on track as a big-time tourist destination and reduce living expenses for residents. State planners projected visitation to Whittier would explode with highway access, from about 100,000 people per year to up to...
Shishmaref to build rock wall to stem erosion from tides

...suffered extensive erosion damage last October when a powerful storm sent 15-foot waves crashing onto the beach. State planner Christy Miller of the Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development, said the storm was so bad that...
Roundabout our newest headache would have listened to its commuters when they said they wanted a traffic light instead. Thanks to the city and state planners, now we have a new headache that we need to face each morning. Leimomi Matunding Juneau
My Turn: Juneau needs higher housing densities

...Ramage was the principal author of both the first State Plan for Emergency Medical Services and the first State Plan for the Office of Alcoholism and Alcohol Abuse and is a former state planner and current Realtor for RE/MAX of Juneau.
Plan to protect more than game species

...bird species, 32 fish species, 24 mammal species, six amphibian species and four reptile species. Rabe said the state planners want to focus on the many rare species in the state that haven't been well studied. "We're hoping to identify...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...facility,'' she said. ``When I heard there were development possibilities at Eagle Beach my ears perked up.'' State planners will work up a range of alternative proposals and take public comments on those, possibly by April, officials said...


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