City and Borough of Juneau officials say the move will eliminate two full-time positions and save about $275,000 a year.
The Assembly received six applicants for Planning Commission and eight for Bartlett Regional Hospital board.
The vast majority of the roughly 160 public comments received on proposed bus changes were negative.
If the city seizes the vacant apartments, it would look to convert them into affordable housing.
"If oil averages $85, the deficit for the state is about $3 billion," says Kevin Jardell, the City and Borough of Juneau's lobbyist for state issues.
The Juneau Assembly agreed to hear an appeal that could block the transitional home Haven House from operating.
The Juneau Assembly will discuss behind closed doors at Monday's meeting what’s to become of the Gastineau Apartments building in downtown Juneau. The building has been uninhabitable since it burned in a fire two years ago.
Changes include eliminating service into the downtown core and onto the University of Alaska Southeast campus.
Democrat George McGuan is a union electrician, who portrays himself as more working man than politician