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Anchorage houses suggested for historic status

...Register of Historic Place. But Mayor George Wuerch says the houses, located at Brown's...but they need to be relocated,'' Wuerch said. Government Hill residents say of the community council. But Wuerch says the city can't restrict growth...
Mayor wants nearly $11 million to prepare for terrorist attack

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- Mayor George Wuerch wants nearly $11 million in federal money to help prepare the...zones away from the Sept. 11 attacks, but Dick Dworsky, the Wuerch executive working with the grant-writing team, said the city...
Tax Cap Initiative

...Against the Cap. Anchorage Mayor George Wuerch said he was encouraged by the outcome...the community is alive and well,'' Wuerch said. The vote against the tax cap cut...impact on proposed spending in Anchorage. Wuerch has said he would base his budget for...
Mayor's budget would leave police jobs vacant

...positions stand vacant, and Mayor George Wuerch's proposed 2002 budget would spend on services than this year. Wuerch said he views his proposal as merely slowing...result in a savings of $1.8 million. If Wuerch's plan is approved without changes...
Anchorage residents rally around Syrian-born businessman

...attacks in New York City and Washington, D.C. Mayor George Wuerch pledged that the city would raise $10,000 in reward money...was a crime against you as individuals and your company,'' Wuerch said. ''But it's a crime against this whole city...
Federal judge asks question of higher court

...percent needed to win. Incumbent George Wuerch got 37 percent and has requested a recount...Stephen McAlpine, who is working for Wuerch's campaign, argued that the question...would mean a runoff between Begich and Wuerch on May 6. But Singleton said he does...
Knik Arm bridge authority readies construction proposal

...doesn't sit well with authority chairman George Wuerch. Still, Wuerch said, "we know from the research already that there...driving a pile impact whales who are not there?" Wuerch said the question of impact on the belugas would ultimately...
Local developer buys Anchorage City Hall

...agreement that allows the city to continue occupuying the building for the next 25 years. It's a good deal for the city, said Wuerch spokesman Dennis Fradley. An independent real estate consultant estimated the city could save $13 million to $17 million...
State takes over extension of Anchorage coastal trail

...planners for three years. Knowles and Mayor George Wuerch have discussed transferring the trail extension to the state, and Wuerch agreed in concept, said spokesman Dennis Fradley. But Wuerch hasn't seen the state's plan in writing yet and...
Anchorage decline in homicides continues in 2001

...prisons are working to better rehabilitate convicts. Mayor George Wuerch said police deserve at least part of the recognition. The department's...he said. ''I would hope that acts as a deterrent,'' Wuerch said. Sgt. Ross Plummer, supervisor of the homicide detective...


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