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Painting for progress

...Mary Russian Orthodox Church a fresh coat of paint, taking occasional breaks for lunch and cookies passed out by Mayor Pat Porter.Dorothy Gray, a member of the church who runs the nearby gift shop, said Porter had a hand in getting the volunteers...
Local teen makes big clean up

...highly-used roadway students frequently travel across, in addition to creating a more pleasing look, Cox said.Mayor Pat Porter made the initial suggestion to clean up the area. She said she keeps an eye on pockets of the community that may need...
Kenai Chamber honors community leaders

...Board Chairman Jeff Warton presided over the celebration of the traditional category of awards after presenting Larry and Pat Porter a rare lifetime Chamber membership for their years of community and Chamber service. The Service to Youth Award this...
Kenai pot moratorium fails before introduction

...introduced to the Kenai City Council was instead voted out of existence during the council's Wednesday meeting. Kenai Mayor Pat Porter created the proposed moratorium, which would have prohibited marijuana establishments in Kenai "until February 23...
Non-resident business owner now allowed to serve on Kenai planning and zoning commission

...passage of an ordinance at Wednesday's Kenai City Council Meeting. At the council's June 3 meeting, Kenai Mayor Pat Porter submitted the ordinance, which originally proposed that up to two non-residents could become commissioners if they...
City Council gives guidance on marijuana issues

...the Planning and Zoning Commission would have known there was no need to go forward with any recommendations. Mayor Pat Porter said she plans to introduce a moratorium on any marijuana establishments starting up in the city until after the state...
Kenai ballot initiatives propose changes to city council

...three ballot initiatives that could change the process for electing city council members and the mayor. Kenai Mayor Pat Porter introduced the trio of initiatives, and the council approved their inclusion in October's general election ballot...
Kenai Peninsula Borough to request disaster declaration

Alaska Gov. Bill Walker met with Kenai Mayor Pat Porter and Kenai Peninsula Borough Mayor Mike Navarre on Wednesday to discuss state resource use, a potential statewide burning ban and...
Planting the seed

...license, which was issued to them on June 2. The Kenai City Council is also taking note of the new business. Mayor Pat Porter announced at a July 1 meeting that she plans to introduce a moratorium on marijuana-related businesses at the next...
Kenai City Council gives guidance on marijuana issues

...anybody to anything other than, 'This is how we think you ought to go.' We just need to get the ball rolling." Mayor Pat Porter said she plans to introduce a moratorium on any new marijuana establishments in the city until the state's regulations...


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