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League of Women Voters Municipal Candidate Forum – 9-30-14

Recorded live Tuesday, September 30, at the CBJ Assembly Chambers

Juneau Assembly passes cell tower ordinance

Juneau Assembly passes cell tower ordinanceIt focuses largely on making cell towers visually unobtrusive by concealing its features and having them blend into their surroundings.

Kiehl joins coalition of parents backing legal weed measure

Kiehl joins coalition of parents backing legal weed measureJuneau Assembly member Jesse Kiehl says legalizing the recreational use of marijuana is a public safety issue

Juneau employment down in 2013 as government sector shed jobs

Juneau employment down in 2013 as government sector shed jobsJuneau lost about 240 jobs last year, led by a 2.7 percent dip in government sector employment

Assembly fumbles cell phone tower vote, maintains rules

Assembly fumbles cell phone tower vote, maintains rulesIn the final minutes of last night’s 3 ½ hour Assembly committee meeting, one member tried to kill the proposed cell phone tower ordinance through a legal technicality, and the city clerk used duct tape and cardboard to resolve another technicality.

Municipal candidates speak out at Juneau Votes Forum

Municipal candidates speak out at Juneau Votes ForumQuestions ranged from the city budget to the environment

Juneau Votes Municipal Candidate Forum this Wednesday

Juneau Votes Municipal Candidate Forum this Wednesday

Milliron declares write-in candidacy, creating three-way contest for school board

Milliron declares write-in candidacy, creating three-way contest for school boardFormer Floyd Dryden Middle School Principal Tom Milliron has thrown his name in the hat as a write-in candidate for Juneau School Board.

City decision on blighted Gastineau Apartments expected soon

City decision on blighted Gastineau Apartments expected soonCity officials are considering various actions against the owner of the condemned apartment building in downtown Juneau

Hart drops out of Juneau Assembly race, endorses Warren

Hart drops out of Juneau Assembly race, endorses WarrenKarla Hart is dropping her bid for Juneau Assembly, saying she'll support Joshua Warren for Assembly District 2