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Proposition 2 the wrong way to go

...Borough, would become the new power base. We need a strong Mayor, who: 1) is voted in or out by the entire Borough...sure the sale would have been a done deal. It took a strong Mayor with real political power to protect the Boroughs interests...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/092210/let_710818845.shtml
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Borough administration seeks changes in hiring code

...way to clean it up and put it out before the public."While the positions are included in the budget, Smith said a strong mayor could take a position and jump it several salary ranges "and you would never know it unless you asked for a specific...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-02-04/borough-administration-seeks-changes
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Prop 2 asks voters to weigh in on strong mayor or borough manager

Sue McClure, the East Peninsula representative on the borough assembly, has always known Seward with a city manager. So why would she want to change it?

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/092610/new_712355022.shtml
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Reader weighs power of mayor, assembly

...opportunity of serving my community as a strong mayor prior to the city changing to a...method of running the Borough with a strong Mayor form of government since I can...have the opportunity to vote for a strong Mayor that will lead our communities...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/070309/let_355626416.shtml
A major change in local political philosophy

...time to do it," Carey said. The strong-mayor vs. manager question is not new...will ask themselves if they want a strong mayor, just like what we have now. Supporters say a strong mayor would be more responsive to residents...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/061810/ope_655882068.shtml
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Voters to consider propositions on Tuesday's ballot

...Alaska. No -- opposes the sale of bonds. Proposition No. 2 asks voters if they want to retain the borough's current strong mayor form of government or switch to hiring a borough manager. Borough Proposition No. 2 ADOPTING A MANAGER PLAN OF GOVERNMENT...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/100110/ope_714504546.shtml
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Prop 2 talked over: Voters will decide on mayor or manager

...only four places still have a strong mayor, he said, including North Pole...she said. "We can hold a strong mayor accountable. We can and we have...mayors out of office." She said a strong mayor government will "protect the checks...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/090810/new_705810398.shtml
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Prop 2 talked over: Voters will decide on mayor or manager

...only four places still have a strong mayor, he said, including North Pole...she said. "We can hold a strong mayor accountable. We can and we have...mayors out of office." She said a strong mayor government will "protect the checks...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/090810/new_705811783.shtml
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Thoughts on the election

...was the outcome on decision on Proposition 2, the strong mayor vs. borough manager form of government. Most voters...percent -- rejected the proposal to change our current strong mayor governance model. We think the decision suggests voters...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/100810/ope_717629869.shtml
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