Assembly makes appointments to Docks & Harbors and Eaglecrest boards

The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly, at a Special Assembly Meeting held Wednesday, June 23 via Zoom Webinar, made the following appointments to the Docks & Harbors Board and the Eaglecrest Board.


The Assembly appointed Matthew Leither and Paul Grant and reappointed James Becker to the Docks & Harbors Board, all for terms beginning July 1, 2021 and ending June 30, 2024.

The Assembly would like to thank outgoing Docks & Harbors Board member Chris Dimond for his service on the Board. The Assembly thanks all those individuals who are willing to serve and have submitted applications for consideration.


The Assembly reappointed Michael Satre and appointed Mark Rainery to the Eaglecrest Board both to terms beginning July 1, 2021 and ending June 30, 2024.

The Assembly would like to thank outgoing Eaglecrest Board member Megan Gregory for her service on the Board. The Assembly thanks all those individuals who are willing to serve and have submitted applications for consideration.

CBJ has a number of boards, commissions, and committees with vacant seats on a rotational basis. A current list of CBJ board vacancies along with application forms are on the website at:

For additional information, please contact the Municipal Clerk’s Office at 586-5278 or via email at


June 23rd, 2021|

Eaglecrest season pass sale starts July 1

Eaglecrest’s Tier 1 Season Pass Sale launches on Thursday, July 1. Purchases may be made online at or by calling or visiting the Ticket Office.

Eaglecrest offers a payment plan for Adult, Senior, and College passes. Just make a down payment any time in July, and then pay off your pass with six $50 payments. Payments are automated and biweekly, beginning August 1, 2021.

Guests may also purchase Multi-Visit Cards, Flex Passes, Nordic Passes, and Hilda Dam Cabin reservations, which have a new date release format. Lockers and lesson programs will be available for purchase later in August.

You must register or log in to make purchases online. If you do not remember your information, try the forgot password feature. Call the Ticket Office for assistance at (907) 790-2000 x214 or email

Opening Day is scheduled for Saturday, December 4, 2021. Eaglecrest’s regular schedule is Wednesday through Sunday with daily operations over Christmas & Spring Breaks and MLK & Presidents’ Day Weekends. Black Bear Chairlift will continue to run every operating day.

Season Passes and Flex Passes are not transferable. Multi-Visit Cards may be shared with friends and family. Eaglecrest will have additional staff, scanners, and tablets at all chairlifts to assist with RFID gate issues and verify passes.

Eaglecrest’s Tier 2 Season Pass Sale is from Tuesday, September 7 through Monday, November 8, which includes the Juneau Ski Sale. Regular prices begin on November 8, 2021.

Thank you for supporting your local ski area. For more information, go here.

June 23rd, 2021|

Volunteers needed to serve on a variety of CBJ Boards & Commissions

The City and Borough of Juneau is seeking applicants for a variety of volunteer boards, like Eaglecrest Board, Airport Board, Docks & Harbors Board, and the Board of Equalization. Individuals that serve on a CBJ board are part of the backbone of local government. All community members who have the time and interest are encouraged to submit an application.

Applications for empowered boards (Airport, Docks & Harbors, and Eaglecrest boards) are due by 4:30 p.m. Monday, May 31:

  • The Airport Board, which is looking to fill two seat, oversees the maintenance and operations of the Juneau International Airport.
  • The Docks & Harbors Board, which is looking to fill three seats, oversees operation of all CBJ port and harbor facilities.
  • The Eaglecrest Board, which is looking to fill two seats, oversees the management and operation of the municipally-owned Eaglecrest Ski Area.
  • The Board of Equalization is a quasi-judicial board that meets May to August to hear property assessment appeals.

To learn more about the boards and to apply, go to the Boards, Committees, Commissions & Task Forces webpage. Once received, applications are forwarded to the Assembly Human Resources Committee for consideration and appointment recommendations go to the Assembly for final action. For the empowered boards, the Full Assembly will meet as the Human Resources Committee in mid/late June to make appointments.

For more information, contact Deputy Municipal Clerk Diane Cathcart at 586-5278 or

May 24th, 2021|

Eaglecrest parking lot closed today, March 23, at 4 p.m. for snow removal

Eaglecrest’s parking lot will be closed Tuesday, March 23 effective 4 p.m. for snow removal. If you wish to access the ski area after-hours, you must park at the end of Fish Creek Road. The parking lot will re-open prior to chairlift operations on Wednesday, March 24.

Eaglecrest is open daily through March 28 for the Juneau School District’s Spring Break. Regular operating days and hours are Wednesday to Sunday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Closing Day, Sunday, April 11. Learn more at

March 23rd, 2021|