Cope Park Road to remain closed until mid-week

July 22, 2022 – FYI, News

Cope Park Road will remain closed to vehicular traffic until the middle of next week. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained through the project but we recommend that you use caution as heavy equipment will be operating in the area. One lane vehicular traffic to Cope Park will be reopened as …

Airport Full Scale Exercise Saturday, July 23

July 20, 2022 – FYI, News

The Juneau International Airport will be hosting its full scale emergency exercise on Saturday, July 23, 2022. As part of the exercise, there will be a simulated aircraft crash at the airport starting at 9 AM and running to approximately noon. There will be a live fire that is part …

EVAR (Airport Dike Trail) parking lot closure, Friday and Saturday, July 22 and 23

July 20, 2022 – FYI, News

The Juneau International Airport will be hosting its full scale emergency exercise on Saturday, July 23, 2022. The Emergency Vehicle Access Road (EVAR – aka Airport Dike Trail) parking lot located off of Radcliffe Road will be closed to the general public from 5PM on Friday, July 22 until 1 …

A photo of downtown City Hall. There is visible wear and tear on the building exterior.

July 26 Regular Planning Commission meeting cancelled

July 18, 2022 – FYI

The Planning Commission has cancelled its upcoming regular meeting on Tuesday, July 26, 2022 at 7 p.m. The Commission will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, August 9, 2022. For more information, contact the Community Development Department at 586-0715.

Capital Avenue Reconstruction: Temporary Road Closure Thursday and Friday, July 21-22

July 18, 2022 – FYI

Capital Avenue, between Willoughby Avenue and West Ninth Street, will be closed to through traffic at the Village Street intersection from 7:00 am Thursday, July 21 through Friday, July 22. Access to Village Street via Capital Avenue will remain open. The public is advised to use Glacier Avenue to access …

Eaglecrest’s EV chargers will be off-line

July 14, 2022 – FYI

Starting on Wednesday, July 13 and running through Friday, July 22, the two electric vehicle chargers at Eaglecrest will be off-line.  This will be done as Eaglecrest makes the shift to its new EV charging station near the new Raven’s Rest cabin which will have 4-6 chargers. For more information, …

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 …