City and Borough Manager Kim Kiefer talks tax on Juneau Afternoon

City and Borough Manager Kim Kiefer.

City and Borough Manager Kim Kiefer.

City and Borough Manager Kim Kiefer was a guest on Juneau Afternoon on Monday, June 18.  This is the first of planned monthly conversations with Kiefer during her tenure as city manager.  She took the job on April 1st, after serving as Deputy Manager for several years.

This week she explains the temporary CBJ 1 percent sales tax that comes up for renewal in October. The CBJ Assembly has been holding Finance Committee hearings on the projects proposed for a portion of the tax.  Kiefer says the Assembly is expected to meet April 28th to make the final decision.