About 140 people live in Juneau’s harbors. Juneau’s Docks & Harbors board proposal would have hiked their fees by 100%.
Throughout Southeast Alaska, many people make their home on boats. So-called “liveaboards” are motivated by a variety of factors — including a lack of affordable housing.
Juneau Docks & Harbors want 24-hour anchoring limits in city waters to prevent derelict vessels. The Juneau Assembly will review the draft regulation at its Feb. 12 meeting.