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Kenai puts grant money to use

...the projects were vital to the city and applauded the efforts of Kenai City Manager Rick Koch who worked with the local legislators to secure capital money. In total the city council approved 11 ordinances and four resolutions. An ordinance to...
City discusses protection for employee sexual orientation in personnel regs

...the projects were vital to the city and applauded the efforts of Kenai City Manager Rick Koch who worked with the local legislators to secure capital money. Koch said he hopes some of the preliminary work for construction on the south beach access...
Local legislators prepare to reconvene

With the Alaska state legislative session set to resume Tuesday, lawmakers from the Kenai Peninsula see balancing the budget, education and support for the oil and gas industry as priorities to get Alaska moving forward.
State budget a work in progress

...making sausage - it's not always pretty, and what comes out rarely resembles what went in - and certainly our local legislators will be working to include funding for our high-priority projects in the final version.That said, it is shaping...

...continuing to provide a place that is safe and supervised," Schloeman said. "It was through the support of our local legislators such as Representative Mike Chenault that we are able to achieve this." Aside from the furniture and items in the...
City seeks clarification on school physicals

...said the agency had not been directly involved in the issue.The Petersburg school district has requested help from local legislators and drafted a resolution for consideration at next month's Association of Alaska School Boards' gathering, urging...
Assembly to mull capital projects

...Tuesday released a draft packet of the borough's top state capital project funding priorities it will send with local legislators to Juneau.At the top of that wish list includes major funding for Seward flood mitigation, a Central Peninsula...
Local lawmakers pre-file bills; mining, gas, governmental efficiency to be on docket

...first session of the 28th Alaska State Legislature gavels in Tuesday. Perhaps the biggest piece of legislation a local legislator has tagged his or her name to is House Bill 4, the newest incarnation of last year's effort from House Speaker...
Legislature to take up fishery issues: Bills address personal-use licensing, guide qualifications, management goals

...with medical costs associated with workers' compensation claims. Olson could not be reached for comment. Both local legislators are in the process of moving south for the season. The second batch of pre-filed bills is scheduled to be released...
Cash flow

...their version, the Governor will make vetos and sign off on the final edition. Monday, Kenai officials talked to local legislators Sen. Tom Wagoner, R-Kenai, and Rep. Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, about the capital projects the city want...


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