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Kenai City Council candidates weigh in on issues

...rate for our residents.The special use funds, such as the Capital Projects, Personal Use Fishery, and Equipment Replacement funds could be better defined. They should explain how projects are prioritized.Some of our city facilities are aging...
Borough Assembly OKs $3M in bonds for CPH

...what we're going to do with expansion, but it also argues for why we should be conserving capital in the plant replacement fund and issuing bonds while they are at a favorable rate." Rick Davis, the CEO of Central Peninsula Hospital, argued...
Central Peninsula Hospital sees rapid expansion

...had less charity care this year." In December 2014, the hospital transferred $4.3 million from its plant and replacement fund, a fund which Davis described as "money that the hospital uses, with the assembly's approval, to replace our...
Assembly debuts video streaming

...was a poor investment given the state budget centered on oil with looming deficits. "The money should stay in the replacement fund," he said. "I think we need to prepare for tight budgets." Gilman said the purchase is a prudent business decision...
Kenai raises mill rate

...decrease $2,000 from travel budget and strike $31,000 for a rotary broom to be purchased from the equipment replacement fund.Gabriel failed to get a second motion to eliminate $50,000 on a feasibility study for a convention center and...
Assembly bids farewell to three, welcomes replacements

...and the remainder of the funds was returned to the land trust fund.The assembly added $5,000 to the equipment replacement fund to cover the cost to purchase four vehicles for the maintenance department. The FY 2015 budget already included...
Ogle: Conservative, limited government needed

...indebtedness that has accumulated over the years that funds school maintenance projects. A pay-as-you-go capital replacement fund should be considered for schools.? Let's means test our Assembly legislation by asking these questions: Is...
AK House passes $9.5 billion operating budget

...other was an amendment to an amendment, from Rep. Kyle Johansen. It would have moved the $2 billion to the vessel replacement fund for the Alaska marine highway system rather than to the Permanent Fund. Johansen, R-Ketchikan, said lawmakers...
New location for Serenity House?

...board. The board has authorized hospital administrators to spend up to $973,500 from the Plant Expansion and Replacement Fund to purchase, renovate and equip a new facility. Smith said, however, that the Denali Commission has already approved...
Council makes purchase for boating facility

...running for several years to come, Koch said, and will enable the city to make smaller payments to the vehicle replacement fund. The city had originally budgeted nearly $300,000 to buy those trucks new over the next several years, so the...


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