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Locals get face time with representatives

...public comment that focused on the fishing and energy industries. Robert Ruffner, with the Kenai Watershed Forum, Brian Gabriel Sr., Kenai city council member and commercial fisherman, and Megan Smith, a Cook Inlet setnetter, all testified...
Kenai mayoral candidates talk development

...Pat Porter for mayor. Porter is completing her third three-year term as mayor. Mark Schrag, Terry Bookey and Brian Gabriel Sr. are competing for the two council seats. Schrag filed the ballot proposition calling to repeal the city's recently...
Kenai council approves residential adjacent lot building put a 400-(square)-foot building without a foundation for use such as a greenhouse," said council member Brian Gabriel Sr., the ordinance's sponsor.Prior to the ordinance's passage, City Manager Rick Koch said building on adjacent...
Kenai council opposes 24-hour dipnet fishery opening

...It just puts the city at a hardship," Mayor Pat Porter said. "It comes without warning."Council Member Brian Gabriel Sr. said the letter will be the first of its kind because, following last season's beach-side trash - fish heads...
North Beach speed limit fails

...Street to the end of Toyon Way. The speed limit would have been effective from April 1 to Sept. 30.Council member Brian Gabriel Sr., who voted against ordinance 2704-2013, said the city had already resolved the issue - it placed five or six...
Kenai council examines capital project wish list

...million; for the boat-pull-out project, more than $3.5 million, according to the document.Council Member Brian Gabriel Sr. said he also wanted the boat pull-out project to include a request for the funding of a study to examine the river's...
Kenai re-elects Porter

...the mayor of their 'All-America City,'" Porter said. Votes will be certified and elected council members, Brian Gabriel Sr. and Terry Bookey, and re-elected Mayor Porter will take oaths of office and be sworn in at the regular 7 p...
Plenty at stake on this fall's ballot

...mayor - Pat Porter and Bob Molloy are running for that position. Three candidates, Terry Bookey, Mark Schrag and Brian Gabriel Sr. are running for two council seats. Voters also will decide four ballot propositions. Proposition 1 would repeal...
Kenai council approves hike in fees, rents, rates's overhead.But, without raising rents, the center will eventually become subsidized housing, Councilmember Brian Gabriel Sr. said."I don't relish the thought of raising rents on the seniors, but we need to stick to the policy on why...
A big agenda for Oct Kenai election

...controversial" charter amendments, Modigh said. The two city council seats open are council members' Terry Bookey and Brian Gabriel Sr. Deadline for voter registration is Sept. 1. If residents have recently moved, switched their political affiliation...


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