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K-Beach residents looking for flooding solutions the 2012 and 2013 greater Kaliforsnky Beach area flooding have been patiently biding their time, waiting for Borough government to formulate and implement a comprehensive drainage improvement plan. They have placed their trust in the Borough...
Borough employees can now serve on service area boards

...nervous about this idea, and I don't like it," he said.Prior to the passage of the ordinance, two general borough government employees serve on boards, which Ogle suggested was a possible error. Colette Thompson, borough attorney, said...
Assembly compensation talks continue wrong for the borough to be paying $18,600 annually for his insurance."The voters wanted to reduce the borough government when they voted to raise the property tax exemption," Johnson said. "So in light of that, I'm looking for...
Who does assembly represent?

...allowance ($0.56/mile), internet service ($25/month) and a life insurance policy. With the cost of borough government increasing this year faster than growth in the local economy (estimated at $4.5 million/school district alone...
Resolution for 2014: Elevate our dialogue

...are being argued not on their merits, but on who is backing them. Ulterior motives are assumed. Even with our borough government - which is supposed to be non-partisan - some of the debate in 2013 was pointed, to say the least. While the...
Borough government should play role in salmon protection

If the Kenai Peninsula Borough is to avoid the salmon mistakes of the Pacific Northwest, everyone needs to do their part. The banks of our rivers and lakes are critically important to fish.
Pondering the ballot propositions

...take it. Term limits have done little to enhance borough government; voter apathy and lack of interest are much bigger...reasonable approach to doing so. However you feel about borough government - too big, lacking, or just about right - the...
A few points from the tax exemption debate

...very specific question on the ballot.What the borough government is left with is two separate property tax exemptions...much money as they can in their own pocket.If the borough government is having trouble balancing its budget, perhaps...
Make your vote count on Tuesday

...notable exceptions, health care reform, for example, but with a publicly-owned hospital serving our region, borough government will be involved in the changes taking place in that area, too. As they say, all politics is local. So please...
Borough Assembly Q&A: Candidates share their views and apply them to borough government we will be able to keep cost...Mayor. I am familiar with Borough Government and the budget process. I...maintain their trust. Bagley: Borough government is there to do the things that...


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