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 …

Franklin Street Market

Food & Beverage Service at Juneau International Airport

July 1, 2022 – News

Due to limited staffing with the airport concessionaire, food and beverage services at Juneau International Airport will be significantly reduced for the next several days. Grab-and-go food and drinks, and drip coffee, will be available during peak flight times in the departure lounge only. Tailwind employees are committed to providing …

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Residents from Lemon Creek to Tee Harbor asked to voluntarily conserve water

June 29, 2022 – News

Sustained dry weather has caused higher demands on the City and Borough of Juneau’s Mendenhall Valley water storage. The Engineering & Public Works Department is asking residents from Lemon Creek to Tee Harbor to be conscientious about their water use until further notice. This voluntary water conservation request should not …

Assessor’s Office soon to start canvassing

June 24, 2022 – News

The City and Borough of Juneau Assessor’s Office conducts inspections of various taxable properties within the borough between April and October every year. With about 12,000 taxable parcels throughout Juneau, the Assessor’s Office divides the borough into neighborhoods, which are inspected every five years. From now until October, the Assessor’s …

Public Health offers free COVID-19 vaccines for kids under 5 starting June 24; Capstone Clinics to Close in Juneau on June 30

June 24, 2022 – News

The Juneau Public Health Center will offer both the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines for children ages 6 months to 5 years at their Friday clinics starting June 24.  The Juneau Public Health Center will continue to offer free COVID-19 vaccines and booster doses to older children and adults as …

Personnel Board Meeting – Change of Venue June 23, 2022; 12:00 p.m. (Noon), Zoom only

June 22, 2022 – News

The Personnel Board meeting that is scheduled for Thursday, June 23 at noon has changed its venue from the City Hall Conference Room 224 to being conducted as a Zoom webinar only. This meeting will be held virtually via Zoom webinar only by clicking on the following link or …

Planning Commission meets Tuesday, June 28, 2022. Here’s how to weigh in.

June 21, 2022 – News, Notices for Public Comment

The Regular Planning Commission meets June 28, 2022, at 7 P.M. This meeting will be a hybrid meeting held both in person and via Zoom, and will be to review Conditional Use Permits for a Marijuana Retail Facility and converting 211 4th Street into 33 apartments. This hybrid meeting will …

CBJ Assembly makes appointments to Docks & Harbors Board and Eaglecrest Board

June 16, 2022 – News

The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly, at a Special Assembly Meeting held Wednesday, June 15, 2022 via Zoom Webinar, made the following appointments to the Docks & Harbors Board and the Eaglecrest Board and extended the application period for the unexpired vacant seat on the Eaglecrest Board. DOCKS & …

How to Run for Local Office

How to Run for Local Office Workshop June 25, 2022 (Deadline to Register 6/16/22)

June 15, 2022 – News

This October, Juneau voters will elect 3 Assembly members and 2 School Board members.  If you have ever thought of running – now or in the future – please consider attending the 8th annual free “How to Run for Local Office” Workshop on Saturday, June 25, from 9am to 2pm …

Dedication of Commemorative Plaque to Honor Doctor George Brown at Project Playground

June 10, 2022 – News

The City & Borough of Juneau Parks & Recreation Department invites the community to come to Project Playground on Saturday, June 18, 2022, starting at 1:00 PM, for the dedication and installation of a commemorative plaque to honor the life and memory of Doctor George Brown. Doctor Brown was a …