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New JPD positions will expedite service, improve 911 response

November 13, 2019 – News

The Juneau Police Department is adding two new positions in its Communications Center to ensure calls for emergencies and calls for service are addressed promptly …

Planning Commission Ad Hoc Committee to Meet on Friday, November 15

November 13, 2019 – FYI

The Ad Hoc Committee will be meeting at 12:00 noon on Friday, November 15, in the Marine View Building 4th floor conference room. The Committee …

Heavy machinery on Treadwell Mine Historic Trail Thursday & Friday, Nov. 14-15

November 13, 2019 – FYI

AEL&P has contracted Bicknell Inc. to do work on their property that is located at the end of the Treadwell Mine Historic Trail.   Heavy equipment …

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Planning Commission meets November 12. Here’s how to weigh in.

November 12, 2019 – Notices for Public Comment

The City and Borough of Juneau Planning Commission meets on November 12 at 7 p.m. in City Hall Assembly Chambers to review a proposal for …

This is a picture of the St. Vincent de Paul Community Center which will house the Cold Weather Emergency Shelter.

St. Vincent de Paul taking over operation of cold weather emergency shelter

November 8, 2019 – News

The cold weather emergency shelter previously run by the City and Borough of Juneau will be operated this winter by St. Vincent de Paul Juneau …

Author, cartoonist Randall Munroe visiting Juneau Nov. 23 thanks to library video

November 8, 2019 – News

Randall Munroe – a former NASA roboticist, creator of the webcomic xkcd, and author of How To: Absurd Scientific Advice for Common Real-World Problems – …

New Marie Darlin Prize will recognize outstanding art or literary work with $5,000 award

November 7, 2019 – News

The Juneau-Douglas City Museum is now accepting nominations for the Marie Darlin Prize, a new $5,000 award recognizing an individual or collaboration whose outstanding work …

Change of Location for Meetings on Thursday, November 7

November 6, 2019 – FYI

On Thursday, November 7, 2019, Blueprint Downtown and the Eaglecrest Board will be trading spaces for their meetings, to accommodate equipment needs.  The meetings will …

New Assembly task force examines visitor industry

November 5, 2019 – News

The Visitor Industry Task Force, comprised of Assembly and community members, was established by Juneau Mayor Beth Weldon on October 14. The goal of the task …

Items coming up for Public Hearing at Nov. 25 Regular Assembly Meeting

November 5, 2019 – Notices for Public Comment

Here is what is coming up for public hearing by the City and Borough of Juneau Alaska Assembly, on the date designated below.  This hearing …