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Eaglecrest Ski Area Closed December 14 for Avalanche Mitigation Work

December 14, 2022 – News

UPDATE: The December 14 Eaglecrest closure has been extended in order to ensure safe conditions following a full round of avalanche mitigation work. The mountain will reopen to uphill traffic at 3:30 p.m. — Eaglecrest will be closed this Wednesday, December 14, to uphill traffic. Ski patrol will be running …

Bartlett Regional Hospital (BRH) Board and Planning Commission Application Period Extended to January 13, 2023

December 13, 2022 – FYI, News

The full Assembly sitting as the Human Resources Committee has cancelled its meeting scheduled for Wednesday, December 14, 2022 at 5:30 p.m. to interview Bartlett Regional Hospital Board and Planning Commission applicants. There were a small number of initial applicants for the Bartlett Regional Hospital Board and the Planning Commission …

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Juneau Affordable Housing Fund Awards $2 Million to Local Affordable Housing Projects

December 13, 2022 – News

The Juneau Affordable Housing Fund has awarded a total of $2 million in project funding to AWARE, Tlingit Haida Regional Housing Authority, Rooftop Properties, and St. Vincent de Paul following the 2022 competitive funding round. The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly approved the final list of projects at an …

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Stay Informed About Capital Transit Winter Route Changes This Winter

December 12, 2022 – News

Throughout the winter, snowy weather may lead Capital Transit to follow winter routes. While winter routes are in effect, the following changes are made: No service on Cordova Street. Passengers should wait for the bus at the Breeze Inn stop. No service on Franklin or 4th Street. Passengers should wait …

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CBJ Manager Rorie Watt Named 2022 AML Municipal Official of the Year

December 8, 2022 – News

City and Borough of Juneau City Manager Rorie Watt has been named 2022 Municipal Official of the Year by the Alaska Municipal League. The award recognizes individuals who have demonstrated ongoing dedication to their municipalities and have gone above and beyond to make their communities great places to live, work, …

Capital Transit buses parked in snowy lot

Capital Transit Temporarily Suspending Route 5 University and Route 6 Riverside/Airport Service

December 8, 2022 – News

Starting Monday, December 12, 2022, Capital Transit route 5 University Connector and route 6 Riverside/Airport Connector will be suspended until further notice. Please use the routes 3, 4, and 8 as alternative service. Like many organizations, Capital Transit is facing ongoing driver shortages. We hope to restore service to these …

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Juneau Pools To Offer Lifeguard Class January 3 – 6

December 6, 2022 – News

Parks and Recreation Juneau Pools will offer a lifeguarding class on January 3 – 6 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. daily at Dimond Park Aquatic Center. Participants who successfully complete the class will earn an American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification, valid for two years. Registration opens December 9 and …

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Centennial Hall Ballrooms Under Construction December 3 Through August 2023

December 5, 2022 – News

The Centennial Hall Convention Center ballrooms will be undergoing renovation from December 3 through the beginning of August 2023. Renovations include new flooring, paint, acoustic wall coverings, operable partitions to segment the space, and new audio, visual, and lighting systems, along with other structural and mechanical improvements. During the construction …

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Santa Rides Returns to Juneau December 16 and 17

December 5, 2022 – News

Santa Claus is coming to Juneau! Capital City Fire/Rescue, Alaska State Firefighters Association Juneau Chapter, IAFF Local 4303, and Douglas Fire Association will once again bring some extra holiday cheer to Juneau as members of CCFR and their families parade the streets of Juneau together with Santa. On Friday, December …

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Ordinances up for Public Hearing at the December 12, 2022 Assembly Meeting

December 1, 2022 – News

Notice of Public Hearing The following items are scheduled for public hearing by the City and Borough of Juneau Alaska Assembly, on the date(s) designated below.  The agenda and packet material for the meetings will be posted on the CBJ website at by close of business the business day …