Two tax proposals came to a stalemate at Tuesday night’s (04-10-18) meeting of the Sitka Assembly, receiving both support and resistance from the public. At the heart of the debate is a question of fairness: should citizens pay more to maintain current government and school services? And if so, which citizens?
What should Sitka look like fifteen years from now? The Planning Commission is drawing a picture, by updating the Sitka Comprehensive Plan. The 50 page document is in draft form right now and the commission is seeking public input.
Maegan Bosak, Sitka's Planning and Community Development Director, is joined by consultant Barbara Sheinberg from Juneau, to discuss the Affordable Housing Fair and Comprehensive Plan Open House scheduled for 5-8 PM Tue Nov 8 at Harrigan Centennial Hall.
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