Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Assembly Lands and Resources Committee takes up the proposals for use of the CBJ Hurlock Avenue property vacated recently by Juneau Youth Services during a Noon time meeting Monday.
The Glory Hole has withdrawn its application. Five remain. They are from Alaska Legacy Partners, an assisted living facility for seniors; Aunt Margaret’s House, a halfway house and seasonal housing facility; Gehring Nursery School, for preschool child care; Polaris House, a mental healthcare service; the Glory Hole homeless shelter; and Prama Home, Inc., which would combine preschool education, senior care, and services for homeless youth.
Deputy Mayor Jerry Nankervis serves on the committee. He thinks they all have aspects that are very appealing. "Now whether they're appealing and workable in that location and in that facility, I don't know, but all of them have admirable goals and have things that are appealing to their proposal."
No public testimony will be taken at the meeting. The panel will take up the issue again during a meeting February 26 at which time its expected to forward a recommendation to the full Assembly for consideration.
The meeting will be held in Assembly Chambers at City Hall.
More from News of the North
Juneau cops locate wanted man
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) Zachary Daniels, 29, was located during a traffic stop.
Troopers catch drug suspect
Ketchikan, Alaska (KINY) A woman wanted on drug charges was found at a residence on the North Tongass Highway.
There is hope in state jobs report
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) Alaska's job losses slowed in December 2018.
Boarding house meeting draws crowd
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) Montana Creek residents filled the Assembly chambers to oppose a change in use of a single family home.
Gov. Dunleavy delivers first State of the State address
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Governor Michael J. Dunleavy outlined a series of commitments and priorities Tuesday during his first State of the State address to a joint session of the Alaska Legislature.
Auke Bay, the flats, downtown and Douglas future plans discussed at meeting
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) A joint meeting of the CBJ Assembly and Planning Commission turned into a sounding board for future development in the borough.
Pro-life rally held on steps of Alaska Capitol
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Two Alaska pro-life groups banded together to hold a rally on the steps of the Alaska State Capitol on Tuesday.
House fails to elect Rep. Talerico as speaker
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Alaska House of Representatives has failed to elect a speaker on its eighth day of legislative work.
Air rescues continue for the US Coast Guard
Hoonah, Alaska (KINY) Despite no paychecks the US Coast Guard in southeast Alaska continues its mission.
Governor to give his first state of the state address
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) Mike Dunleavy will focus on the speech on keeping promises to Alaskans.
DOC could suspend programs
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) Some advocates said the programs cut have helped inmates transition back into the communities upon their release.
Airport Dike Trail is closed for repair
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Emergency repairs have closed the trail.