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Assemblyman says mayor needs help

...reshuffle personnel within his office, a Kenai Peninsula Borough assemblyman is proposing an initiative that could significantly reduce...that right now." The borough manager idea is not new. Assemblyman Gary Knopp, of Kalifornsky, proposed an ordinance last...
Who does assembly represent?

...clear conflict of interest? Borough Assemblyman Brent Johnson from Kasilof introduced...doubling the monthly stipend. Wayne Ogle, assemblyman from Nikiski, offered an amendment...substitute introduced by Bill Smith, assemblyman from Homer, that keeps all the benefits...
Answer on term limits is still no

On July 2nd the Assembly will be considering term limits - again. Assemblyman Hal Smalley has introduced Ordinance 2013-20 in the Assembly to overturn term limits. His timing is interesting. In October...
Assembly passes 2014 budget

...mayor promised status quo and brought it," said District 8 Assemblyman Bill Smith. The budget spends $17 million to fund borough...paid for by the estimated revenue for next year. District 2 Assemblyman Hal Smalley called the 2014 budget process the fastest one...
Mayor to get raise: $19,000 boost to take effect after next election

Kenai Peninsula Borough Assemblyman Mako Haggerty contends residents...public testimony about the issue. Assemblyman Hal Smalley was absent from the...would get a raise like that." Assemblyman Brent Johnson asked Austin what...
A major change in local political philosophy

Borough Assemblyman Charlie Pierce called last week for a ballot initiative to establish...ability to make day-to-day decisions has changed." Perhaps fellow assemblyman Gary Knopp is right in suggesting the borough needs a basic change...
Smith, assembly could address term limit ordinance at Tuesday meeting

Bill Smith, a Kenai Peninsula Borough assemblyman, said a recent action taken by the assembly drew questions...mainly stemming from reapportionment and appointment.The assemblyman used the case of fellow assembly member Hal Smalley as an...
Carey to 'sound off'

After Assemblyman Charlie Pierce sounded off at the mayor's expense in a Clarion article last week, Mayor Dave Carey plans to clear things up...
Superman enters mayoral fray

Former borough assemblyman Gary Superman announced that he's joining the pool of potential borough mayors this week, bringing the number of declared candidates...
Do 'We the people' need an assembly?

...borough assembly meeting. I learned that the assembly wants to change the form of government we now have in the borough. One assemblyman, Mr. Gary Knopp, proposed this change to see if the voters choose to change from an elected official running the day to...


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