It took months of wrangling, but the Assembly last night finally agreed to spend part of a state grant – more than $4.4 million – on an indoor recreation center with tennis courts in West Anchorage, leaving the Alaska Tennis Association to make up the difference between that amount and the $7.2 million it had […]
Michael Ramirez is a two-time American Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist.
By Adam Pinsker, Channel 2 News ANCHORAGE – The Anchorage Assembly voted Tuesday night to set aside $4.4 million of state dollars for a multiuse recreational center. The money comes from a $37 million state grant awarded to the municipality. The Alaska Tennis Association lobbied for $7 million to kick start a project that would […]
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