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.
They are the Anderson Group, Bob Evans of Anchorage, the team of Mark Hickey and David Rogers, Kevin Jardell of Juneau, and Sam Kito, the third, also of Juneau.
The city and borough of Juneau is in the market for a new legislative lobbyist.
Long-time lobbyist Clark Gruening retired at the end of July after more than 25 years with the CBJ.
Kim Kiefer has been city manager since April 2012. (Photo by Lisa Phu/KTOO)
In a 7-2 vote, the CBJ assembly approved a three percent pay … more
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A fire truck returns to the Glacier Fire Station near the airport. (Photo by Heather Bryant/KTOO)
The Juneau Assembly has ratified terms of a new … more