Proposed Juneau citizens initiative would limit cruise ships
April 22, 2021
JUNEAU (AP) - Juneau residents have filed paperwork for citizens initiatives that would impose limits on cruise ships in Alaska’s capital city.
The proposed measures submitted April 12 would ban large cruise ships at certain times and over a specific size from Juneau.
Filing paperwork is the first step in getting on the ballot. The city clerk has until May 3 to certify or deny the paperwork.
If supporters are allowed to go forward, they would need to collect signatures from nearly 3,000 registered Juneau voters for each of the three measures to qualify the questions for the Oct. 5 municip...