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Juneau Assembly could tap capital projects to address shortfall

Juneau Assembly could tap capital projects to address shortfallThe assembly last week requested a list of capital projects that could be delayed or downsized to free up money for operations.

Is Juneau’s budget shortfall as bad as it seems?

Is Juneau’s budget shortfall as bad as it seems?While an estimated $12 million shortfall may sound dire, the Juneau Assembly has nearly $20 million in savings to work with.

Assembly nixes boat size limits on Auke Lake

Assembly nixes boat size limits on Auke LakeThe Assembly also voted to ban flushing jet and prop boat engines in Auke Lake

Juneau appeals Petersburg boundary to state Supreme Court

Juneau appeals Petersburg boundary to state Supreme CourtThe court challenge of Petersburg’s borough boundaries is not over yet.

City sets deadline for cleanup of Gastineau Apartments

City sets deadline for cleanup of Gastineau ApartmentsThe City and Borough of Juneau has given the owner of the Gastineau Apartments until May 1 to partially clean up the building.

City to provide hazardous waste disposal three days a week

City to provide hazardous waste disposal three days a weekThe Commercial Boulevard collection center will be open to residents twice a week, and to businesses once a week by appointment.

Kiefer offers plan for addressing Juneau’s budget shortfall

Kiefer offers plan for addressing Juneau’s budget shortfallCity Manager Kim Kiefer wants to balance Juneau’s budget with a combination of savings, spending reductions and property tax increases.

Is Juneau ready for a cruise ship security threat?

Is Juneau ready for a cruise ship security threat?Emergency officials in Juneau are testing their response to a cruise ship security threat today.

Bartlett Regional Hospital board to begin CEO deliberations

Bartlett Regional Hospital board to begin CEO deliberationsFive candidates interviewed last week for the position of Bartlett Regional Hospital CEO.

School board praises superintendent while accepting resignation

School board praises superintendent while accepting resignationContrary to what community members may have thought, Lisa Worl said Gelbrich made an effort to become part of the community.