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Planning for cold weather emergency shelter is ongoing

October 15, 2021 – News

The cold weather emergency shelter, funded by the City and Borough of Juneau, has been operated by several agencies for 5 years. Most recently, St. Vincent de Paul Juneau – in contract with CBJ since 2019 – has been running the shelter. During normal operations, the shelter provides individuals experiencing …

State reports 27 new COVID-19 cases for Juneau

October 15, 2021 – News

The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) reports 27 new residents within the Juneau community identified with COVID-19 for October 15. There are currently two individuals with COVID-19 hospitalized at Bartlett Regional Hospital. The Juneau School District reports two new individuals who’ve tested positive for COVID-19 and were …

Updated unofficial results for CBJ Municipal Election (as of Oct. 15); Canvass Review Board Certification on Oct. 19

October 15, 2021 – News

CBJ Clerk staff has concluded its work with the Municipality of Anchorage Election team in processing the remaining ballots from the By Mail Regular Municipal Election. The updated preliminary unofficial results are posted on juneau.org/elections, or see them here. This round of preliminary unofficial results include all ballots that have …

Dispose unwanted prescription drugs at JPD Oct. 23 for National Drug Take Back Day

October 15, 2021 – FYI, News

The Juneau Police Department will be hosting a drop off location on October 23 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. as part of the DEA National Prescription Drug Take Back event. During that time, the public can drop off unneeded and potentially dangerous prescription medications at the Juneau Police Department …

Basin Road closed for paving Friday noon to 7 pm; intermittent closures today

October 14, 2021 – News

Basin Road will be closed for paving this Friday, October 15, from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. New asphalt pavement will be placed between 900 Basin Rd and the wood-decked bridge. The road will be barricaded on Friday near 900 Basin Rd and no through traffic will be permitted during …

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Augustus Brown Pool reopens to the public today, Oct. 14, at 2 p.m.

October 14, 2021 – FYI, News

Augustus Brown Swimming Pool is operational again after City and Borough of Juneau facilities maintenance fixed issues with the boiler. The facility temperatures have stabilized and Augustus Brown is resuming normal operating hours starting today, October 14, 2 p.m. – 8 p.m. Please note these upcoming schedule changes at both …

State reports 25 new COVID-19 cases for Juneau

October 14, 2021 – News

The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS) reports 25 new residents within the Juneau community identified with COVID-19 for October 14. There is currently no one with COVID-19 hospitalized at Bartlett Regional Hospital. The Juneau School District reports two new individuals who’ve tested positive for COVID-19 and were infectious while …

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Final days to take Juneau Tourism Survey; deadline is this Friday

October 13, 2021 – FYI, News

Have thoughts on Juneau’s visitor industry? Take the City and Borough of Juneau’s tourism survey at JuneauTourismSurvey.com now. The survey – which takes about 5 minutes to complete – is only open a few more days and will close at 4 p.m. on Friday, October 15. CBJ contracted with McKinley …

Augustus Brown Pool closed due to boiler failure

October 13, 2021 – FYI, News

Due to lack of heat caused by a boiler failure, Augustus Brown Swimming Pool is closed until further notice. When work on the boiler has concluded, an announcement will be made when the facility has reopened to the public. For Dimond Park Aquatic Center’s schedule, visit JuneauPools.org. For more information, contact …

Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine available at Public Health Center every Thursday in October

October 13, 2021 – News

Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines, including boosters, are available at the Juneau Public Health Center every Thursday, noon to 4 pm, for the rest of the month – October 14, October 21, and October 28. Registration is required at juneau.org/vaccine or call 586-6000. Anyone 12 years of age or older is currently …