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Borough annual budget makes its debut

...Peninsula Borough is facing a $2.9 million funding gap, largely due to an increase in property tax exemptions. Craig Chapman, borough director of finance introduced Assembly members to the annual budget during a finance committee meeting on...
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...department staff have dedicated to the successful management of the budgetary process," Borough Mayor Mike Navarre said. Craig Chapman, KPB Finance Director, accepted the award on behalf of his department's achievements. In order to receive the...
Prop 1: Tax shift likely to avoid school funding taking a hit

...regarding property assessments and valuations in the borough. All questions were referred to borough finance director Craig Chapman. At least 23 taxing districts across the borough apply a range of mill rates, from borough general fund levies to...
Borough wins budget award

...Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada, the borough announced Thursday. Borough Finance Director Craig Chapman accepted the award on the behalf of the finance department and the borough. According to a press release, the borough...
Good planning makes belt-tightening a little easier

...basic quality of life - is supplemented by the state and federal government.Kenai Peninsula Borough finance director Craig Chapman said the borough is seeing less funding from both of those sources and we'd venture a guess that as the state and...
Assembly raises 911 tax

...50 per month brought in about $1.2 million in revenue each year, about half of the total expense, according to Craig Chapman, director of finance. Assemblyman Mako Haggerty (District 9) Tuesday said that the money had to come from somewhere...
Assembly, public to get peek at borough budget soon

...year 2014 to increase to $71.7 million and total expenditures to be at $73.3 million.Borough Finance Director Craig Chapman said the 2014 budget, which if approved will start July 1 of this year, will be presented to the assembly on May...
Borough offers loan for gas grid

...million and one to Kachemak City for $300,000 - each at a 4.5 percent interest rate. Borough Finance Director Craig Chapman said Homer officials first approached the borough about a loan. He said such a deal could save Homer money depending...
School board discusses roofs, fields

...said.The majority of the bond proposal deals with phase two of the roof replacements.In a June memorandum from Craig Chapman, the borough's Director of Finance, and Kevin Lyon, Capital Projects Director, they referred to a 2010 report...
Homer gas line loan OK'd the event this thing moves forward, with the terms and conditions at that time," said Borough Finance Director Craig Chapman on Wednesday. Bill Smith, who represents Homer on the assembly, said Tuesday construction costs were deemed to be...


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