Government meetings: April 4-7

• The Assembly Committee of the Whole meets at 6 p.m. Monday in the Assembly chambers. It will hear reports from the Alaska Department of Labor on population trends in Southeast and Juneau and the Juneau Afterschool Coalition.

• The Lands Committee will meet prior to that at 5 p.m. Monday to take action on west Juneau reservoir site communication towers leases and FY12 funding for the affordable housing coordinator.

• Public Works and facilities meets at noon in the Assembly chambers to take action on the Amalga launch ramp de-appropriation and airport appropriations.

• The Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the Assembly chambers.

• The Juneau School District Board of Education meets at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday for a worksession with the University of Alaska Southeast at Juneau-Douglas High School, room 206. It will convene its regular meeting at 6:15 p.m. in the JDHS library.

• The Assembly finance committee meets at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday in the Assembly chambers.

• The deadline to submit letters of interest with a resume for consideration of appointment to the District 2 Assembly seat currently held by Assemblymember Jonathan Anderson is at 4:30 p.m. Thursday.

• Docks and Harbors will hold a special board meeting for emergency repairs to DeHart’s Marina at 5:30 p.m. Thursday in the Aurora Harbor office conference room.

• The AJ Mine Advisory Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. Thursday in the Assembly chambers for committee discussion on what it wants to put in a report to the Assembly.


Central Council Tribal Court selected for project to improve outcomes for abused and neglected children

The Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska has been selected as one of six new courts to be a part of the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges’ Implementation Sites Project to improve outcomes for abused and neglected children and their families.

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