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Porter: Mayor must be active, responsive

...River and Alaska mountains. The citizens of Kenai decided at incorporation that the City would be a "strong city manager" form of government. Simply put, that means that the City Council adopts and provides policy direction to a city manager...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2013-09-24/porter-mayor-must-be-active-respo
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Borough assembly tweaks budget

...that ... because as you can recall a few years ago I proposed putting a ballot question out to the voters to go to a manager form of government because it is too large of a job for one person," he said. "So when (the mayor) asks for a special...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2012-05-17/borough-assembly-tweaks-budget
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Business Briefs

...borough proposition 2, which would establish a borough manager form of government, is planned. For more information...borough proposition 2, which would establish a borough manager form of government. For more information, call 283-7989...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/090210/bus_703973094.shtml
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Prop 2 talked over: Voters will decide on mayor or manager

...2 ballot measure asks voters if they want to adopt a manager form of government where day-to-day administrative duties...Knopp said many communities nationwide have strong manager forms of government. In Alaska, only four places still have...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/090810/new_705810398.shtml
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Prop 2 talked over: Voters will decide on mayor or manager

...2 ballot measure asks voters if they want to adopt a manager form of government where day-to-day administrative duties...Knopp said many communities nationwide have strong manager forms of government. In Alaska, only four places still have...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/090810/new_705811783.shtml
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Mayor vs. manager debate needs to be honest

Charlie Pierce and Mayor Carey have the right idea. It is time for the debate to begin on a borough manager form of government. Following a good and honest debate it will be up to the voters. As the debate heats up and arguments for both...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/062210/let_610170691.shtml
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Reader makes opinion known

...already inputted hers? Since you made it impossible for me to express my opinion on the issue of a borough mayor vs manager form or government, I would hope that this venue is still open to me. First, we voted for a change -- one is in the process...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/060309/let_348801653.shtml
Wrong time to change format for government

...difficult decisions regarding, services, spending and education. It would seem the appropriate dialog regarding a manager form of borough government would come at the end of this mayor's term allowing for the appropriate campaign discussion...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/060409/let_349591050.shtml
Open government works for community

...challenges. These words from Leonor Aroz-Fraser's letter (June 4) spoke to replacing an elected borough mayor with a manager form of borough government, but they just as easily could have referred to the Soldotna cemetery controversy, which I discussed...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/061109/let_351049511.shtml
Reader weighs power of mayor, assembly

...City Mayor, I had the opportunity of serving my community as a strong mayor prior to the city changing to a strong manager form of government. I am a firm believer in the fact that you should keep your elected officials as close to the voters...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/070309/let_355626416.shtml

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