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Soldotna resident not pleased with home rule idea

...percent sales tax, 3.15 property mill rate "Home Rule" Kenai - 3 percent necessity...percent sales tax, 4.20 property mill rate "1st Class" Soldotna - 3 percent...percent sales tax, 0.50 property mill rate My elders always told me, "if it...
KPBSD site councils weigh-in on cutting costs

...also brought up the possibility of increasing revenues. Many of the councils reported they were in favor of raising the mill rate as a way to increase revenue in the boroughs. The Skyview Middle School Site Council said the borough should fund to...
Absentee votes could sway election

...difference. However, voters also said no to the proposed funding mechanism, which asked if they would approve a 0.02 mill rate on properties outside of cities. The no vote received 1,606 more votes than the yes side. The advisory vote on Proposition...
Kenai Peninsula Borough 2014 Municipal Election unofficial results

...Navarre 4,794Borough Advisory Proposition AA.1 (Limited animal control powers)Yes 2,772No 2,831A.2 (0.02 mill rate)Yes 1,993No 3,599Borough Advisory Proposition B (By-mail elections)Yes 3,046No 5,786Kenai Peninsula Borough...
Voters say no to animal rescue, by-mail voting

...put animal rescue on the ballot and proposed a 0.02 mill rate to property owners outside of cities to generate about...the issue is a "little out of control." He said the mill rate is a good way to fund it. Johnson previously said the...
Welles hopes to take cost effective approach to borough

...liquefied natural gas facility in Nikiski, Welles said he wishes the borough could enhance its tax base and lower the mill rate. He said he has a dream that borough sales tax could return to 2 percent."On the cautionary side with every aspect...
Kenai City Council candidates share views

...sewer, and land use. This expansion will increase business opportunities, reduce unemployment, and will help keep the mill rate low. The city needs to pass the comprehensive plan, which identifies areas appropriate for responsible residential...
Knackstedt flys into council race

...will in turn, allow the city to maintain or lower its mill rate.Knackstedt said he is fiscally conservative and believes...said he didn't have a problem with the city raising the mill rate from 3.85 to 4.35 because it was reasonable and necessary...
Assembly members address the dollars and sense of ballot props

...animal rescue and care, Johnson said.Proposition A also asks voters in a second question if the borough should impose a mill rate of 0.02 mills on properties outside of cities to pay for domestic animal rescue and care."I want this to have a funding...
A Sterling debate the borough should exercise limited animal control in non-incorporated areas and if the borough should impose a mill rate of 0.02 on properties outside of cities to pay for domestic animal rescue and care. Both Druce and Welles said they...


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