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Big Oil given extra time to pledge gas

...but work will begin even sooner that day. At 8 a.m., state staffers will begin holding a pipeline briefing in Centennial Hall for legislators. That briefing is expected to run to 10:30 a.m.After the Legislature gavels in, lawmakers...
Administration pitches new plan to fund government

...state's annual budgeting process since the creation of the Alaska Permanent Fund in 1976.At noon Wednesday in Centennial Hall, lawmakers were briefed on a budget plan that redirects almost all of the state's oil revenue to the Permanent...
State Government
Sides tussle over logistics before special session starts

...saying the administration would hold an abbreviated overview of its plans for any legislator who wants to attend at Centennial Hall on Saturday morning, before the House and Senate convene. He brushed off any suggestion of tension, saying the...
What others say: Juneau can host a special session, but will it?

...for office space and the current availability of the Senate Chamber and House Finance Committee room for meetings. Centennial Hall and the Juneau Arts and Culture Center also are available if necessary. Those last two options might not even be...
What others say: Compromise is a worthwhile gamble

...state's budget.And so, we're willing to compromise. The Capitol will be renovated this summer, and using Centennial Hall as an alternative would have an opportunity cost.We're willing to take a gamble, to compromise, and support...
Walker says he won't rescind special session proclamation

...not, he said he received written assurance from the Juneau delegation and mayor that accommodations would be made. Centennial Hall is one possible location to meet, he said.In a letter to legislative leaders Wednesday, Walker said it would be...
Alaskans focus on food security

...Schools. Heifetz is organizing the Fish and Farm to Schools Conference, starting at 8 a.m. on April 2 and 3 at Centennial Hall to bring together Southeast schools and the would-be growers and harvesters who could freshen up those school lunch...
Alaska Airlines adds inauguration day flight to Juneau

...says he appreciates the airline's effort to accommodate the travel demand. Reservations are required for the flight. One-way fare is $116 before taxes and fees. The inauguration will take place 11:30 a.m. Monday at Centennial Hall.
Questions linger as date for lawmakers to reconvene looms

...Juneau Sen. Dennis Egan and a local Assembly member, said meeting space would be available for the Legislature at Centennial Hall and a local arts center. Kiehl said many offices in the Capitol could still be used and efforts were underway to...
Walker takes office

...third-floor hallway of the state Capitol.The swearing in ceremony for Walker and Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott was held at Centennial Hall in a packed ballroom that included current and former state lawmakers and Alaskans from across the state. Alaska...


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