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KPC funds back on block; Mayor to propose cutting college funding

Last week, Kenai Borough Mayor David Carey said he started investigating ways to provide the Kenai Borough Assembly with a balanced budget. More specifically, Carey said he wanted to provide options for not dipping into the borough's fund...
Assembly supports $43 million bond sale for CPH expansion

...Hospital passed its first hurdle Tuesday night following a failed attempt by two assembly members to derail it. The Kenai Borough Assembly voted 7-2 in favor of selling revenue bonds to finance the 89,000-square-foot specialty clinics building...
HB 77 is the ultimate big government overreach

...Senators who stalled passage of HB 77 last session. He has arranged for hearings/stakeholder discussions at the Kenai Borough Assembly Chambers on December 9 and at Homer's Islands and Ocean Visitor Center on December 10. Both meetings start...
K-Beach flooding will likely continue

...growing number of residents are calling for a drainage canal to be built.Tuesday, Schade and Hill updated the Kenai Borough Assembly on their findings and said a real danger exists in racing for a "fix" without doing the right amount of research...
$1.24 million to be cut from 2015 school budget in 2015." That the cuts were pending first emerged to the public during a presentation at the Sept. 3 Kenai Borough Assembly meeting, during which Atwater told the assembly that the district used a "pre-audited amount" of $1.24...
CES concerned about Prop 1

...overturn with Proposition 3A and 3B on the October ballot. During a Wednesday forum for candidates running for Kenai Borough Assembly seats five of six candidates present said they supported the tax break for homeowners. Overall, Proposition...
Borough to transfer tax foreclosed Barr Lake property to public use

An area north of Nikiski without previous public access to Barr Lake may soon have it.The Kenai Borough Assembly is expected Tuesday to approved the transfer of a small tax-foreclosed property in the Georgine Lake Subdivision from the pending...
Local funding for CARTS at risk

...the question of continued borough financial support for the Central Area Rural Transit System (CARTS). If the Kenai Borough Assembly forwards the vote to the people the results would be advisory. The 2014 borough budget, which started on July...
Op-ed: Our salmon deserve better protect our fisheries in the coming years, it's important to understand some basic issues.In 2011, the Kenai Borough Assembly voted 7-2 to protect the vital habitat corridors along our lakes and streams that sustain our wild salmon runs...
Chicago-based organization joins anadromous stream fight

...assembly member Kelly Wolf, would repeal the anadromous stream ordinance. Ordinance 2013-18 was forwarded to the Kenai Borough Assembly in early spring following nine months of work by a mayor-appointed salmon habitat task force. A majority of...


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