The Juneau Assembly has placed a moratorium on cell phone towers while it works on a wireless communications master plan.
The proposal calls for landfill operator Waste Management to continue shipping the city’s processed sewage sludge to the Lower 48 for the next five years.
A draft resolution was described as too wordy and overly complex by members of the Assembly Public Works and Facilities Committee on Monday.
The move will happen sometime around the first of the year as the CBJ Law Department expands to handle additional responsibilities.
A county government building in New Jersey was dedicated Wednesday to the USS Juneau, 71 years to the day the Navy ship was sunk in the Battle of Guadalcanal.
The Juneau Assembly on Wednesday grilled Port Director Carl Uchytil and Engineer Gary Gillette over the Docks and Harbors Department’s decision to proceed with the project despite the city not owning submerged tidelands.
Juneau’s processed poop is going to start piling up come Jan. 1, unless a new disposal arrangement comes together soon.
While the policy does not require the city to work exclusively with union shops, PLA opponents are concerned it limits their ability to bid on certain work.
Assembly members want the city's Docks & Harbors Department to reconsider a recent decision to bid a project without a PLA.
Assembly members Mary Becker and Karen Crane were also sworn in to their second terms on the CBJ Assembly before Monday's meeting.