Campaign finances for ballot measure groups must be disclosed after the signature-gathering stage, but the requirement is inconsistent during signature gathering.
Laura Martinson is a downtown gift shop owner and co-chair of a the group Protect Juneau’s Future, which ran a “don’t sign” campaign. She says her group was overwhelmed with gratitude.
About 3,000 Juneau residents who are registered to vote will have to sign official petition booklets by June 2 for the questions to get on October ballots.
WLRN reporter Nancy Klingener explains how the charter amendment process played out in Key West.
If the initial paperwork is OK, the activists will have 30 days to collect nearly 3,000 signatures from local voters to get three cruise ship questions on the fall ballot.
Some locals already frustrated with the cruise industry’s rapid growth have added pandemic safety to their list of concerns, and they’re talking to people in other parts of the world who feel the same.
With another cruise season about to begin, the tourism industry and Juneau are both looking at ways to respond to public concerns about air quality.
Juneau voters sent two newcomers to the Assembly, re-elected an incumbent, and gave the Assembly authority to delegate management of city pools.
It’s municipal Election Day, and Juneau voters head to the polls from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Karla Hart is dropping her bid for Juneau Assembly, saying she’ll support Joshua Warren for Assembly District 2