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TAPS owners take series of setbacks in court

...with pipeline property within their boundaries include the City of Valdez, Fairbanks North Star Borough and the North Slope Borough.Not satisfied with the board review, the municipalities appealed the assessment decision to state Superior Court...
Mayors seek assurances on gas line project

...from which communities derive taxes currently, are not affected.The two, along with Valdez Mayor Dave Cobb and North Slope Borough Mayor Charlotte Brower wrote the governor last month, expressing their concerns.In testimony Thursday, Brower...
What others say: Local governments right to act on gas pipeline concerns and that can fluctuate from year to year.Mayor Hopkins and leaders of the Kenai Peninsula Borough, the North Slope Borough, and the city of Valdez are mobilizing to get a feel for the potential impact. They say it's urgent because...
Supreme Court affirms pipeline value decision

...through which the pipeline runs, especially the North Slope Borough, the Fairbanks North Star Borough and the city effect been put in escrow, Hopkins said.The North Slope Borough received $35 million in back-tax payments; Valdez...
Looking out for the borough's interests

...Navarre is working with mayors from other affected municipalities, including the Fairbanks North Star Borough, the North Slope Borough, and the city of Valdez to ensure that municipalities are able to participate in discussions that would significantly...
Looking for answers

...hiring one or more consultants to analyze how the project will affect tax revenues.Fairbanks North Star Borough, North Slope Borough and the City of Valdez have all signed on to the effort and submitted a letter to Gov. Sean Parnell requesting...
Alcohol, drugs seized on their way to North Slope

ANCHORAGE - An ongoing investigation of trafficking in the North Slope Borough has led to the seizure of multiple shipments of alcohol and illegal drugs, police said Monday.The six separate cases are expected...
Open for biz?

...offering National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska leases. On the permitting and regulatory reform front, the state and the North Slope Borough recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding to coordinate permitting actions, Sullivan said. This will help...
Leave none behind

...Peninsula is home to more people 50 years old or older than there are residents in the Nome U.S. Census Area and North Slope Borough combined, according to 2010 U.S. Census data. About 41 percent - or 20,719 - of the 55,400 total Peninsula...
Comments on spill rules run the gamut

...Senate and House Resources Committees Sept. 21. North Slope Borough officials also told legislators they are pleased...which took months. Other suggestions made by the North Slope Borough include rules that if a blowout preventer is installed...


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