Should Petersburg leave the Inter Island Ferry Authority? Should the city raise its sales tax cap? How about buying another 5 acres of waterfront property for the harbor department? Petersburg residents will decide those ballot questions in Tuesday’s local election. Matt Lichtenstein has a look at those issues.
IFA, sales tax, and land purchase propositions considered
The U.S. State Department is hosting a conference on global leadership in the arctic. Diplomats from 20 countries have convened in Anchorage to discuss challenges facing Arctic communities. To view the live web stream of the President’s Address at 5pm, … more