Paving work on Tongass Boulevard scheduled for September 25

September 22, 2023 – News

Paving work will take place on Monday, September 25, on Tongass Boulevard between Dudley Street and Mendenhall Loop Road, including the intersection of Tongass Boulevard and Short Way. This is part of Phase II of the Tongass Boulevard Reconstruction Project. This section of the road will be closed to vehicular …

CBJ property tax payments due September 30

September 22, 2023 – News

2023 property tax payments are due on Saturday, September 30. Please note that the deadline falls on a Saturday this year; it does not move to the next business day. Property tax payments must be received or postmarked by September 30 to be considered timely. Payments received or postmarked after …

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Join Olympians Scott Hamilton, Keegan Messing, and Polina Edmunds at Sk8 to Elimin8 Cancer events in Juneau from September 29 – October 1

September 21, 2023 – News

Figure skater and Olympic gold medalist Scott Hamilton is coming to Juneau—and he’s bringing friends. Join Hamilton on Saturday, September 30 as he hosts two special ice shows at Treadwell Arena featuring Olympians Polina Edmunds and Alaska’s Keegan Messing as part of a celebration weekend of Sk8 to Elimin8 Cancer™ …

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UPDATED: Join Si’t Tuwan Park public meeting for outdoor barbeque and games on September 23

September 20, 2023 – News

UPDATE: Due to poor weather, the Si’t Tuwan outdoor public meeting has been rescheduled for Saturday, September 23. CBJ Parks & Recreation and Corvus Design will host an outdoor barbeque and public meeting about improvements to Si’t Tuwan Park (Beside the Glacier Park) on Thursday, September 21 from 5 – …

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CBJ launches easy online registration form for short-term rental operators

September 15, 2023 – News

The City and Borough of Juneau has launched an easy online form to register short-term rental properties with the city. The form takes 5-10 minutes to complete and can be found at On July 10, the CBJ Assembly adopted Ordinance 2023-26(c)(am), requiring short-term rental operators to register their properties …

City and Borough of Juneau announces three finalists for Police Chief

September 15, 2023 – News

Following a nationwide search, the City and Borough of Juneau is pleased to announce three finalists for the position of Juneau Police Department Chief. All three candidates will take part in public town halls in Juneau between September 26 and 28. The finalists are (in alphabetical order): Derek Bos Mr. …

Diesel fuel identified in downtown Juneau sewer system

September 13, 2023 – News

On September 7, 2023, the CBJ Utility noted an aroma of diesel in the wastewater collections system in the Juneau downtown area and at the Juneau/Douglas waste treatment facility. At the same time, downtown businesses also reported the fuel smell directly to the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation (ADEC). The …

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Registration for swim lessons at Dimond Park Aquatic Center opens September 18

September 13, 2023 – News

Dimond Park Aquatic Center will offer several swim lesson sessions this fall for preschool & youth age groups. Each session lasts five weeks with eight lessons in total. Registration will open on Monday, September 18 at noon. To register, visit the Parks & Recreation online registration catalog and click on …

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Denise Koch to serve as next CBJ Engineering and Public Works Director

September 12, 2023 – News

The City and Borough of Juneau is pleased to announce that Denise Koch will serve as the next Director of Engineering and Public Works. Koch succeeds outgoing director Katie Koester, who assumes the role of City Manager this month. Koch was previously CBJ Deputy Director of Engineering and Public Works, …

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DPAC open for altered hours on September 15-16

September 12, 2023 – News

Dimond Park Aquatic Center will be open to the public on an altered schedule on Friday, September 15 and Saturday, September 16 to accommodate a Juneau high school swim/dive meet and Glacier Swim Club time trials. DPAC will reopen for normal hours on Sunday, September 17. Weekend Schedule Friday, September …