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Political novices competing for assembly District 9 seat

...through years of rehabilitation. Dunne also has had a few emergency room visits himself.That made him appreciate borough services, he said."I'm really grateful for the borough hospitals. Both my daughter's life and my life were saved...
Dawson Slaughter: Time for borough to look forward

...have a world class education. Quality of life is important to us all and I will work hard to make sure that all borough services are delivered efficiently and cost effectively.I attended Chapman Elementary grades k-8 and graduated from Homer...
Assembly District 1 candidates discuss issues

...taxes and they are fairly well balanced. Other major sources of income include the State of Alaska and Fees for Borough services. The balance of income sources is currently working well and there seems to be no compelling need for changes at...
Grocery tax exemption heads to polls

...their groceries. He said the tax is minor and is necessary to make up for state budget cuts that could threaten borough services.Price, however, disagreed. He said the voters have repeatedly made their wishes known and the borough has contradicted...
Budget issues can be addressed without more taxes

...deflecting poor management by the borough, under the guise of "it's the seniors' fault" that Kenai Peninsula Borough service areas are in need of additional funding. From the mayor, Feb. 25: Seniors use emergency services more than any...
Tom Bearup: Administration should be accountable to borough residents

...our borough and no longer the target of attempted tax increases. We must stop accusing Seniors for excess use of borough services and budget shortfalls, as happened in the recent attempt to eliminate the residential property exemption to Seniors...
Proposition 1 will provide tax relief for resident homeowners

...Proposition One will achieve a fair, equitable and appropriate level of taxation for all homeowners with no loss of borough service. Please learn all the facts and vote yes on Proposition One. James Price Alaskans for Property Tax Relief Now
Mayor seeks changes in borough, service area board relationship

Mayor John Williams has asked the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly to relieve him of an authority he says he doesn't need.
Filing deadline looms for election hopefuls

...incumbent from Kasilof, were facing no challengers as of Friday afternoon. A host of seats are open on the various borough service area boards, but nowhere had a direct competition developed by Friday. Of interest, perhaps, is Victoria Pate's...
Want new faces in politics? Then let's see yours

...reelection, while the other open seat is the most hotly contested of any race this election with five candidates. Borough service area board races are the saddest at all. Twenty-one candidates filed to run for 34 open seats, with only one race...


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