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No 'starter homes' sold in past year

...Dave Hanna."That's a home almost any young person can get into," he said. "That's a way to get started."Wayne Coogan, of Coogan Construction and the Affordable Housing Commission, said building is picking up because of an improved...
Work on housing action plan ongoing

...families who simply can't scrape together what is a disproportionate down payment for a mobile home," said commissioner Wayne Coogan.The new mobile home down payment assistance program would offer prospective mobile home buyers a loan for up to 50...
About 50 new apartments hit Juneau market

Juneau builder Wayne Coogan is approaching Juneau's longtime housing deficit from two sides: the planning, and the practical. Coogan, who owns Coogan...
Developers vent woes to Assembly

...municipality can do to help stimulate housing development within the borough.Harris, owner of Coogan Construction Wayne Coogan and builder and director of MAC's Design and Construction Russ McDougal spoke at Monday's meeting.As an incentive...
Task force talks Home Run, affordable housing fund

...stringent.""We are at some sort of tipping point," Wayne Coogan of Coogan Construction LLC said of his fellow developers...disagreement among members as to the proper use of the fund. Wayne Coogan of Coogan Construction LLC said the fund was too small...
Advisory board to seek more public input on utility code updates

...very, very small," said Cohen. "Where the big kick comes is what the perceived loss of revenue is for sewer."Wayne Coogan, owner of Coogan Construction, told the board he manages about 200 mobile home units. He said he wants to find a...
Assembly discusses appeals in closed session

...raised here are important to all parties and were litigated in complete good faith," Lessmeier said in his decision.Wayne Coogan with Coogan Construction LLC said in an email interview that he welcomes the decision. However, with mixed emotions...
The irony of views on oil drilling

...high price of gasoline that people now pay in Washington. This situation is reminiscent of the moment in the movie "Gladiator" when Maximus says to Commodus, "the time for glorifying yourself is coming to an end." Wayne Coogan Juneau
Coogan Construction patriarch dies

...projects. "He started his career in 1937," said Wayne Coogan, one of three sons. "To 2004. Sixty-seven years...was not what you would call a briefcase contractor," Wayne Coogan said. "He was a working man's contractor. He worked...
On thin ice? Christmas Eve skate draws debate

...the project's contractor said his company erred in allowing the public to use the rink before it opened. Contractor Wayne Coogan said his company's insurance policies don't allow public access to the project. "It appears Coogan is the only...


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