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Kenai ups parking fees for dipnet fishery

...participated via teleconference, said they didn't want to see Kenai residents pay more to use the city's property. Councilman Brian Gabriel and Mayor Pat Porter suggested that the city look for ways to allow residents to pay a reduced fee. Councilman...
Kenai considers changes for employee health care

...their coverage. "It's becoming cost prohibitive for the taxpayers of this town to pay more," she said. Councilmen Brian Gabriel and Joe Moore argued that single employees should be asked to share that cost, but agreed to postpone that discussion...
Council postpones vote on zoning change see the discussion continue. The timeline would provide benchmarks in time to gauge progress, he said. Councilman Brian Gabriel agreed that the commission had a good dialogue on the land use issues, and wanted to see the discussion apply...
Kenai passes zoning ordinance

...ordinance passed was not the substitute ordinance that the planning and zoning commission recommended. Moore and Councilman Brian Gabriel voted in favor of amending the ordinance to be the substitute version put forth by that commission, as did Mayor...
Council talks code changes, adding position

...possible surprise increases, like the council faced with health care costs this year. That amendment passed, with councilmen Brian Gabriel and Ryan Marquis voting against it. The job was part of the original budget until health care became a financial...
Kenai residents request land-use changes

...I'm just not comfortable with this process," he said. "It seems to be a behind the scenes secret effort." Councilman Brian Gabriel also voiced concern about the lack of public outreach. But residents of the two neighborhoods testified that...
Busy night for Kenai

...situations in which the council needed to provide information but the ordinance's code changes stopped them.Councilman Brian Gabriel said he thought there was a very real possible that the city might need the ability to provide information...
Kenai council talks legal counsel, past purchases

...happened suggested that it wasn't done properly in the first place. "No one did anything wrong," he said. Councilman Brian Gabriel said he thought there had been controversy involved, and this would help the council move forward. "This actually...
Council seats members, bids farewell to Moore

...him for his work. "He put in a lot of service to the city of Kenai," said councilman Terry Bookey. Fellow councilman Brian Gabriel called him insightful and thoughtful. Marquis agreed. "Joe has made me do my job better," Marquis said. In...
Kenai council approves technology, fishery-related purchases

...63,000 for the technology work. Both actions were passed unanimously by the council members present, with councilman Brian Gabriel participating via teleconference and councilman Terry Bookey excused from attending. In a memo, city manager...


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