Category Archives: democracy

Meetings This Week (December 18 – December 24)

The Tongass Democrats have no meetings  scheduled this week. The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly has a Regular Assembly Meeting one Committee Meeting and one “Task Force” Meeting scheduled this week. The Alaska State Legislature will reconvene for the … Continue reading

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Chair’s Corner: Building Momentum

In a past Chair’s Corner, I expressed my personal frustration that since the 2016 election, I have had a hard time rebooting my energy to keep leading the charge to fight for what is right. The 330+ days of the … Continue reading

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Meetings This Week (December 4 – December 10)

The Tongass Democrats have a business meeting scheduled this week. The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly has three Committee Meetings scheduled this week. The Alaska State Legislature will reconvene for the 2nd Regular Session of the 30th State Legislature … Continue reading

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Meetings This Week (November 27 – December 3)

The Tongass Democrats have a meeting of the Website Committee scheduled this week. The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly and  Planning Commission have regular meetings scheduled  this week. The Alaska State Legislature has adjourned the First Session of the … Continue reading

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Meetings this week (11/13 – 11/19)

The Tongass Democrats have no meetings scheduled this week. The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly has no meetings scheduled for the week. The Board of Education and the Juneau Commission on Sustainability have meetings this week. If you or … Continue reading

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Meetings this week (11/06 – 11/12)

The Tongass Democrats have no meetings scheduled this week. The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly has a number of meetings including: Human Resources, Public Safety, Parks & Rec, Finance, and Mining Committees. If you or someone you know gets … Continue reading

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Opinion: More Democrats should volunteer for CBJ boards

Keeping our community operating smoothly requires many people working together. Naturally, a lot of these people are paid employees, but a surprisingly large number of our fellow citizens volunteer their time to help keep things running. From our hospital to … Continue reading

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Meetings this week (10/9 – 10/15)

The Tongass Democrats have no business or committee meetings this week. The City and Borough of Juneau Public Safety Task Force and Planning Commission both have meetings. Links to the relevant calendars and additional information sources are included below.

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Monthly meeting reminder: October 5

Congratulations and thanks to everyone who participated in their community by voting this year! The October meeting of the Tongass Democrats will be held tomorrow. This is another way that we as a party do our portion of the work … Continue reading

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Opinion: local elections are important so please vote

The short version of today’s article is this: our local election this week will determine four important things – our sales tax rate, whether use of the lowest qualified bidder* is always required in CBJ contracts, 1/3 of our Assembly, … Continue reading

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