The ordinance, sponsored by Assembly Chair Ernie Hall, would have changed city code to say that public hearings should be continued when interest in an issue runs high.
Holmes, target of a recall effort for switching parties, says she’ll run for re-election.
Jean Tam says people didn’t pick up after their dogs over the winter, and when the snow melted there were unpleasant piles left behind. Tam is fed up and taking her concerns to the Anchorage Assembly.
Pertussis, commonly known as whooping cough, is on the rise nationwide and Alaska is no exception.