The City & Borough of Juneau Emergency Operations Center has raised the overall community risk to Level 3 High. As a result, Treadwell Arena, Dimond Park Aquatic Center, and Augustus Brown Pool are closed effective October 21. The pools will reopen Monday, October 26 by reservation only with a maximum capacity of 20. Follow us on Facebook for updates on pool reservations.
Are you carving a pumpkin this month? You can participate in a virtual carving contest by simply submitting two photos of your carved (or decorated) pumpkin: one of just the pumpkin, one of you showing off your pumpkin. Photos must be received by 8:00 a.m. on October 26. They will then be posted on our Facebook page for a community-wide vote. Before you get carving, please check out the contest details at bit.ly/2020jackolantern.
Savikko Shelter #2 Closed
Due to a recent rise in vandalism, Savikko Shelter #2 (log cabin) is closed to the public until Monday, October 26. Savikko Shelter #1 is available on a first-come, first-served basis. We apologize for any inconvenience this might cause.
Click the link above to review frequently asked questions in regards to Proposition 2 Parks & Recreation Projects.
The CBJ Parks & Recreation Department is considering changes to the regulations that govern commercial use of parks and recreation facilities. Existing regulations were written nearly 25 years ago, and a number of changes are proposed to provide a better framework to manage commercial use of these public facilities. For more information, please visit the project page.
Alaska Light & Power has closed the Flume Trail for the final phase of the rebuild project. The trail will be CLOSED to the public until work is complete at the end of October. To ensure everyone’s safety, please observe all notices and stay clear of all closed areas.