Interested in your community? KTOO reminds you to vote in the upcoming Municipal Election, scheduled for Tuesday, October 2nd. Part of the responsibility of voting is finding out about the candidates and how they stand on the issues. The League of Women Voters-Juneau and KTOO invite you this year’s Municipal Candidate Forum, this Tuesday at 7 p.m. in the Assembly Chambers, moderated by Barbara Belknap. If you can’t make it to the Forum, tune in to KTOO-NEWS.
That’s the Municipal Candidate Forum, Tuesday night at 7, live from the Assembly Chambers, on KTOO-NEWS, 104.3 FM
- Large projects can often be contentious, and two of the most debated state projects in the past few years have been the Knik Arm Crossing and the Susitna-Watana Hydroelectric Project.
- Gov. Bill Walker announced an additional $10 million cut to the University of Alaska.
- The largest share of that cut is to the account the state uses to partially reimburse local governments for school bonds.
- Inmates will be moved to other corrections centers and halfway houses or possibly put on ankle monitoring, depending on the situation.