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Unvaccinated individuals must wear masks in Juneau; masks strongly encouraged for those vaccinated

July 27, 2021 – FYI

In addition to the CBJ Emergency Operations Center’s (EOC) requirement that all unvaccinated individuals must wear masks, it is also strongly encouraged that people who are fully vaccinated wear masks in indoor public settings, such as grocery stores, libraries, restaurants, and bars. These guidelines are in line with CDC’s updated masking …

First responders to visit block parties & cookouts for National Night Out Aug. 3

July 23, 2021 – FYI, News

On Tuesday, August 3rd between 7 p.m. and 9 p.m., the Juneau Police Department will be participating in the annual National Night Out (NNO), a unique community-oriented celebration which aims at crime and drug awareness and prevention. National Night Out also gives citizens the opportunity to interact with their neighbors, …

Construction on 2nd and Gold Streets begins July 26

July 23, 2021 – FYI

As part of the City and Borough of Juneau 2021 Area Wide Paving Project, CBJ contractor SECON is scheduled to begin work on 2nd Street and Gold Street on Monday, July 26. As part of the project, the North Franklin Street pay parking lot will be closed on August 2. …

Men’s and Women’s Volleyball is back! Register July 26 – Aug. 5.

July 20, 2021 – FYI

The City and Borough of Juneau Parks & Recreation Department is resuming Men’s and Women’s Volleyball later this summer. Register online between July 26 and August 5. Player fee is $45 per person, and the team fee is $300 for Division 1 & 2 and $400 for all other divisions. …

New downtown banners are “a love letter to Juneau”

July 20, 2021 – FYI

Have you seen the new banners in Downtown Juneau? They were created by author and illustrator Sarah Asper-Smith as part of CBJ’s Downtown Streets Reconstruction Project. The banners highlight what makes Juneau unique and share the many voices of the community. Born and raised here, Asper-Smith describes the banners as …

Where to vaccinate in Juneau

July 19, 2021 – FYI

It’s not too late to get your COVID-19 vaccine and there are plenty of opportunities in Juneau. Anyone age 12 and up is eligible to get vaccinated against COVID-19. Pfizer is authorized for 12 and up; Moderna and Johnson & Johnson are authorized for ages 18 and up. Juneau locations …

Project Playground and Twin Lakes Shelter closed Monday & Tuesday, July 19-20

July 15, 2021 – FYI

Project Playground and the Twin Lakes Shelter will be closed to the public Monday and Tuesday, July 19 and 20. Work will be done to repair sections of the surfacing. The playground and shelter will reopen to the public on Wednesday morning, July 21. The Twin Lakes parking lot, grass …

For vaxxed & unvaxxed, if you’re feeling ill, get tested for COVID-19

July 15, 2021 – FYI

COVID-19 testing remains an important tool in slowing the spread of COVID-19. If you’re feeling even mildly ill with new symptoms like fatigue, chills, cough, fever, or decreased sense of taste or smell, contact your health care provider or call Juneau’s COVID-19 Screening Hotline at 586-6000 daily, 8 a.m. to 5:30 …

Reminder: Utility rate changes went into effect July 1

July 15, 2021 – FYI

Please be aware that a 2 percent utility rate increase went into effect on July 1. The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly, in August of 2019, approved increases to both the water and sewer utility rates. Find the new rates here. Please expect the changes to your billing statements. All Bill-Pay …

The pandemic has taken a heavy emotional toll. If you find yourself struggling, there are resources.

July 14, 2021 – FYI

Thank you, Juneau, for helping to slow the spread of COVID-19. It’s been a rough 16 months and we’re on the upswing. But many are still feeling the mental effects of the past difficult months. A third of patients who have recovered from COVID-19 in the U.S. were diagnosed with …