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Borough seeks to end term limits - again

With many among them up for a third or fourth re-election in 2014 and 2015, members of the assembly are looking to remove citizen-created term limits from borough law this summer.
Sales tax, term limits on tap

...individuals were allowed to serve more time, if voters approve. But, he said he still supports the work of the Alliance of Concerned Taxpayers, which helped guide the current term limits into existence in 2007."They went through a lot of work to...
Mayoral candidates tackle variety of issues keep them honest,'" he said. Superman was asked about his time spent going "head to head" with the Alliance of Concerned Taxpayers and "differing with the administration." "We didn't see eye to eye on many issues and that's unfortunate...
Borough needs attitude adjustment

...Unfortunately, because of the attitude of our local government officials, Fred Sturman and the rest of the Alliance of Concerned Taxpayer members could not even get the same Fairbanks revenue cap approved for collection. Does state law really...
Be informed, be involved and vote

...the budget process. Until all of you join the discussion expect higher property tax bills every year. The Alliance of Concerned Taxpayers (ACT) is a Kenai Peninsula based watchdog group that tracks the Borough Assembly's off-budget spending...
Assembly violating law with sales tax increase

...very serious matter to willfully violate state statute. Indeed, this is one of the issues that forced the Alliance of Concerned Taxpayers to file their complaint against the Kenai Peninsula Borough in December 2006. State Statutes require a public...
Assembly to increase taxes

...capping the sales tax at 2 percent and requiring the 60-percent majority. Vicki Pate, a member of the Alliance of Concerned Taxpayers, which backed the 2005 initiative and the 2006 referendum, told the assembly Tuesday she believed it would...
Borough, hospital agree on contract

...oversight away ... you might just as well disband this (service area) board.? Vicki Pate, a member of the Alliance of Concerned Taxpayers, said she had heard from some members of the public who favor selling the hospital. Smith later countered...
Superman irked at 'thrashing'

...behind it ... the Pate-McBride gang," he said, referring to Vicki Pate and Mike McBride, leaders of the Alliance of Concerned Taxpayers (ACT). Superman, who represents Nikiski on the assembly, said he was accused to conspiring with state...
Filing deadline looms for election hopefuls

...successfully challenged proposed expenditures of the service area board last year, and is a member of the Alliance of Concerned Taxpayers, ACT, which has succeeded in getting a pair of finance-related propositions on the fall municipal ballot...


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