Due to driver shortage, Capital Transit temporarily reduces service starting Friday, July 15

July 14, 2022 – FYI, News

Capital Transit is making additional temporary adjustments to its service due to a continuing shortage of available drivers. Capital Transit selected the following routes for temporary suspension because they have the least impact on riders and core routes of service. Beginning Friday July 15, the following changes will go into …

Capital Transit bus stops affected by Mendenhall Loop Road closure July 15-17

July 14, 2022 – FYI

Mendenhall Loop Road from Stephen Richards to Egan will be temporarily closed starting July 15 at 7:00 PM through July 17. Capital Transit will not be able to service the following stops during this phase of the construction. Mendenhall Loop and Atlin #432 Mendenhall Loop and James Blvd #476 Mendenhall …


Fireworks use guidelines for Fourth of July

July 1, 2022 – FYI, News

A fireworks ban due to fire risk is currently not anticipated. If fire risk increases and state or local fire marshals institute a ban, a new information release will be issued. The Gastineau Channel Fireworks show, which is run by the volunteer Juneau Fireworks Crew, is scheduled to take place …

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First Friday in July at the City Museum

June 27, 2022 – FYI

Opening Reception for Arboretum Exhibit On July 1 from 4-7pm the City Museum will host an opening reception for an exhibit titled Jensen-Olson Arboretum: Celebrating 15 years as a botanical gem. This is a free event and admission to the City Museum will also be free from 4-7pm. This exhibit …

Fourth Street Between Gold and Harris Streets Closed on Saturday, June 25

June 22, 2022 – FYI

On Saturday, June 25, 2022, the Church of the Holy Trinity will hold a street closure on Fourth Street between Gold Street and Harris Street. The event will begin at 9:00 AM and will conclude at 6:30 PM. Please watch for barricades and yellow ‘No Parking’ signs in this area. …

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Street Closure in front of the Capitol, Wednesday, June 22, 2022

June 21, 2022 – FYI

On Wednesday, June 22, 2022, the United Academics AAUP-AFT Local 4996 will hold a faculty rally in front of the Capitol Building. The event will begin at 12:00 PM and will conclude at 1:00 PM. Fourth Street between Main Street and Seward Street will be closed to vehicular traffic during …

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Parks & Recreation opens winter shelter reservations Monday, June 27

June 21, 2022 – FYI

The City and Borough of Juneau Parks & Recreation Department is opening winter shelter reservations Monday, June 27 at 8 a.m. Winter shelter reservations are available September 16 – April 14 and cost $20 per hour plus tax. Reservations can be made online here starting Monday. Winter shelter reservations can …

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Changes Coming to Household Hazardous Waste Facility

June 17, 2022 – FYI

The City and Borough of Juneau’s Household Hazardous Waste facility, located at 5600 Tonsgard Court, has some changes coming this summer. An additional drop-off day will be added for both residents and businesses, the accepted list of materials will be updated, and the daily drop-off limit will be increased to …

Free COVID-19 antigen rapid tests available again

June 16, 2022 – CV19-News, FYI

The City & Borough of Juneau has received another shipment of federally funded COVID-19 rapid antigen self-tests, which are available to the public at no cost from the following locations: All Juneau Public Libraries City Hall (Cash Office) Juneau Police Department Juneau Public Health Center Households may also place up …

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Juneau Commission on Sustainability recruiting members

June 16, 2022 – FYI

The Juneau Commission on Sustainability (JCOS) is looking for three new members. JCOS is a nine (9) member advisory board to the Assembly, and also works with CBJ staff on issues related to the long-term sustainability of the Juneau community.  JCOS meets twice a month – a regular action-oriented meeting …