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Recall targets mayor in family spending controversy

...of signatures, so it seems like they have the impetus and the momentum, which is usually what stops most people."The Assembly voted at Brower's request over the summer to appoint a law firm to investigate North Slope Borough purchasing policies...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-11-15/recall-targets-mayor-family-spending-co
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Committee asks for special sales tax for pot

...committee members decided to recommend the Assembly seek an additional 3 percent tax...appear on the ballots next fall if the Assembly heeds the Marijuana Committee's recommendation. If the Assembly supports the recommendation - and...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-11-15/committee-asks-special-sales-tax-pot
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Planning commission hears big plans

...said. "It makes it easier for the Assembly and the public to look our land...piece at a time."Chaney hopes the Assembly will approve the plan by early...that it will need funding from the Assembly. It currently has none.Right...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-11-12/planning-commission-hears-big-plans
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City housing incentive nearly ready

...said.Charles Buki, the head of the Virginia-based consulting firm that put together the report, presented it to the Assembly at its work session last week. Among several recommendations, the plan calls for the city to create "a set of incentives...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-11-04/city-housing-incentive-nearly-ready
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Developers to buy, restore Gastineau Apartments

...that direction needs to come from the Assembly," she said. Coogan said that...next week. The issue will go to the Assembly for consideration at the next available...think where this is all headed is the Assembly meeting on (Nov. 9)," he said...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-11-01/developers-buy-restore-gastineau-apartm
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Company to buy, 'restore' Gastineau Apartments

...to change course, that direction needs to come from the Assembly," she said.Coogan said that representatives from...city officials next week, and the issue will go to the Assembly for consideration at the next available date, according...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-10-30/company-buy-restore-gastineau-apartment
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A sit down with the new mayor

...been edited for length. Empire: The Assembly has some big issues to tackle in...Housing is always a big issue for the Assembly. What is the first step the city...members yet a desire to change the Assembly's decision on where the whale...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-10-28/sit-down-new-mayor
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Pot biz block stopped

...to the CDD. This motion, had the Assembly not killed it with a 7?2 vote...with Gladziszewski, arguing that the Assembly already has "the policy tools...The ordinance will go before the Assembly for consideration at its next regular...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-10-27/pot-biz-block-stopped
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Gastineau demo bid OK'd

...Watt responded, but he assured the Assembly that he, along with members of...businesses from the consent agenda, the Assembly decided to send the ordinance to...item from the consent agenda.The Assembly Committee of the Whole will discuss...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-10-21/gastineau-demo-bid-okd
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Anchorage officials consider tougher penalties for Spice

...year in jail and a $10,000 fine. He also proposes six months of jail time and a $2,000 fine for using the drug.The assembly is scheduled to consider his proposals on Oct. 27.Possession of Spice is currently punishable by a $500 ticket...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-10-21/anchorage-officials-consider-tougher-pe
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