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Kenai talks 2014 dipnet fishery

...Alaskan households, which equated to more than 120,000 users, said Kenai City Manager Rick Koch. Council member Ryan Marquis said the dipnet crowds seem to grow larger every year. "This year I went over to Eric Hansen Scout Park in Old Town...
Kenai sees changes looming

...control options, he said, "For us to have our own regulatory scheme is probably going to be difficult." Vice Mayor Ryan Marquis agreed. "The state's going to have the funds and expertise and everything needed to research and come up with regulations...
Parking citation added to clear Kenai streets

...and Hilcorp Alaska for freight facility, parking and storage at the airport.In his closing comments, Vice Mayor Ryan Marquis said he attended the funeral of Kenai resident Corene Hall, who died on Oct. 29. Hall, who was 55, retired from...
Tree stands in way of Kenai mural

...having the chance to discuss before any art is displayed in the city would help resolve ambiguity, he said. Vice Mayor Ryan Marquis asked if a decision had been made on the tree located in front of the approved mural location. Mayor Pat Porter appeared...
Kenai acquires five parcels in Old Town

...the previous owner, repurchased the property back.The council passed the ordinance by a 5-2 vote. Vice Mayor Ryan Marquis and council member Terry Bookey voted no. Bookey said he didn't like the idea of the city purchasing property where...
Kaleidoscope students asks city to keep streams clean

...improvement priorities to consider when the city addresses it legislative capital improvement priorities.Vice Mayor Ryan Marquis, the council of aging liaison, said one priority the senior center has is a warm place to keep their vans so drivers...
Kenai adds e-cigarettes to smoking ordinance

...Jim Zirul, with council member Brian Gabriel absent, votes to postpone and pass the ordinance failed.Vice Mayor Ryan Marquis said he didn't dispute the health issues regarding e-cigs. The concern he had was government telling a business...
Kenai council votes in support for veteran's memorial with the city against the threat of a lawsuit. Council member Brian Gabriel seconded the motion. Council members Ryan Marquis and Terry Bookey voted against Navarre's motion. When the motion passed, some members of the public clapped. Seven...
Kenai stands with veterans in support of memorial

...Bloom responded with a neutral position; he said no lawsuit has been filed with the city at this time.Council members Ryan Marquis and Bookey voted against Navarre's motion.The motion was similar to a resolution Navarre sponsored at an April 2...
City discusses protection for employee sexual orientation in personnel regs Council member Brian Gabriel said no amendments should be made without the attorney present. Vice Mayor Ryan Marquis said Bookey's amendment simply adds sexual orientation to the ordinance and didn't need to be discussed again when...


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