Petersburg Pilot -

Whale Watching and LeConte Glacier Tours based out of Petersburg Alaska

Ordinance on written comments to assembly fails

 

August 29, 2019

An ordinance that would have added language to borough code outlining a procedure for addressing the assembly by written comment was stricken down at an assembly meeting last week.

Ordinance #2019-07 would have clearly stated how members of the public could submit written comment to the assembly, but in its first reading, an amendment was made that prevented assembly members from reading written statements by members of the public out loud at assembly meetings.

"I think that there needs be a way that public comment can be made when you're not present, and I don't know the best way to go ab...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.



 

Reader Comments
(0)

 
 

Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019