April 22 sustainability webinar: “Juneau’s Climate and Energy Plans”

April 16, 2021 – FYI

Join the Juneau Commission on Sustainability’s lunchtime webinar – “Juneau’s Climate and Energy Plans: A Refresher” – Thursday, April 22, 12-1 p.m. Participate via Zoom for a 30-minute presentation followed by Q&A: or call 1-253-215-8782  or 1-346-248-7799 with Webinar ID: 993 3783 1059. The session will include an introduction …

It finally feels like spring! Adopt a flower to celebrate.

April 15, 2021 – FYI

Every year, the City and Borough of Juneau relies on the generosity of local citizens to add beautiful flowers to Juneau’s landscape through the Adopt-A-Flower program. All donations go into funding 200 hanging baskets, 60 flower barrels, and 50 flower beds and planters seen throughout town, from the Juneau International …

Auke Lake Wayside Improvements Project scheduled to start this week

April 15, 2021 – FYI

Work on the City and Borough of Juneau’s Auke Lake Wayside Improvements Project is scheduled to begin this week and continue through the middle of May. The project area includes Auke Lake parking lot near the Auke Lake boat launch on Glacier Highway. Work will include installation of a new …

Thane Road closure for avalanche hazard reduction Thursday, April 15, 3-6 p.m.

April 14, 2021 – FYI

The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities (DOT&PF) plans a road closure for Thane Road on Thursday, April 15, from 3 to 6 p.m. During the closure, DOT&PF will conduct avalanche hazard reduction (weather permitting). An extended road closure may be necessary if avalanche debris reaches the roadway. Additional …

Hospital Drive Reconstruction Project starts Friday, April 16

April 14, 2021 – FYI

Construction for the City and Borough of Juneau’s Hospital Drive Reconstruction project will begin on April 16 and end around June 15. The project involves installing a new water line in the area. During construction, drivers, bus riders, and pedestrians will experience the following traffic changes: Hospital Drive will be …

Capital Avenue Reconstruction project scheduled to start this week

April 12, 2021 – FYI

Work on the City and Borough of Juneau’s Capital Avenue Reconstruction Project is scheduled to begin this week and is expected to continue through June. The project area includes Capital Avenue, between Willoughby Avenue and West Ninth Street. During construction, pedestrians and drivers will experience traffic changes. Please use extra …

Docks & Harbors Finance Subcommittee meets April 15 to review fees

April 12, 2021 – FYI

CBJ Docks & Harbors Finance Subcommittee will be holding a meeting over Zoom this Thursday, April 15, at 5 pm. The subcommittee will be reviewing Docks & Harbors fees. Join the meeting online or call 1-253-215-8782 with Meeting ID: 932 2013 0164 and Passcode: 999999.  

Testing remains an important tool to keep COVID-19 under control

April 9, 2021 – FYI

You could have COVID-19 and not know it; the only way to find out is to test. While taking a test can be nerve-wracking, it’s an important tool to keep COVID-19 under control in our community. “There is no shame associated with COVID. I think sometimes there’s a lot of …

Why I got vaccinated: Felicite Toney

April 9, 2021 – FYI

“It wasn’t until after my dad died in 2017 that I got my first flu vaccination. He contracted the flu, which turned into double pneumonia, and died a week later on a ventilator. Now, I get the flu shot every year to protect those around me. I’m getting the COVID …

Amalga Cabin reservation date to go live at 6 p.m. daily instead of midnight

April 8, 2021 – FYI

Due to continued high demand for Parks & Recreation’s Amalga Cabin and in response to copious public input, reservations will soon open every day at 6 p.m., instead of midnight. The 6 p.m. reservation time goes into effect on Saturday, April 17. On that Saturday, the public will have an …