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Juneau Commission on Sustainability to meet Wednesday, July 1

June 30, 2020 – FYI

  The Juneau Commission on Sustainability will hold a meeting at 12 p.m. on Wednesday, July 1, 2020.  This will be a virtual-only meeting. To join, go to https://juneau.zoom.us/j/99254192823 or call +1 253 215 8782 or +1 346 248 7799 or +1 669 900 6833 or +1 301 715 8592 …

Some reminders on living with bears

June 30, 2020 – FYI

It’s bear season, which means Juneau residents should be extra careful about how they store their garbage to prevent creating a bear attraction nuisance on their property. Keeping bears away from garbage is an important way to prevent conflicts and confrontations between bears and humans. Here’s a brief summary of …

Assembly makes appointments to Eaglecrest Ski Area Board and Juneau International Airport Board

June 25, 2020 – FYI

The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly, at a Special Assembly Meeting held Wednesday, June 24, 2020, made the following appointments to Enterprise Boards. EAGLECREST BOARD The Assembly reappointed Dave Hanna and appointed Kevin Krein both to terms beginning July 1, 2020 and expiring June 30, 2023. The Assembly would …

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Savikko Park restrooms closed Thursday, June 25

June 24, 2020 – FYI

Water to Savikko Park will be shut off due to construction along Savikko Road this Thursday, June 25. The Savikko Park restrooms near Sandy Beach will be closed to the public for the duration of the day. The rest of Savikko Park, including Sandy Beach, Treadwell Mine Historic Trail, shelters, …

Douglas Hwy construction project will see occasional one lane traffic revision

June 19, 2020 – FYI

As part of the City and Borough of Juneau’s Douglas Highway Water Main Replacement Project Phase II, a section of the highway will occasionally go down to one lane of traffic starting tomorrow and throughout the rest of the project. CBJ contractor Glacier State Contractors will intermittently have only one lane …

Boy Scout Beach Trail, Eagle Valley Center & connecting trails closed Tuesday, June 23

June 18, 2020 – FYI

The Boy Scout Beach Trail, Horse Tram Trail, Eagle Landing Trail and the Eagle Valley Center will be closed to the public on Tuesday, June 23 from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. for trail maintenance. Trail Mix will be helicoptering bulk lift bags of gravel to the Horse Tram Trail …

Reminder: Utilities Division to resumes water shutoffs next week except for COVID-19 hardship customers

June 15, 2020 – FYI

The City and Borough of Juneau Utilities Division will be resuming water shutoffs and finance charges next week for utility accounts that are delinquent 90 days or more. CBJ has not performed shutoffs since March in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. If you are experiencing financial hardships due to COVID-19, …

Capital View Court to close June 12 as part of Douglas Hwy construction project

June 11, 2020 – FYI

 As part of City and Borough of Juneau’s Douglas Highway Water Main Replacement Project Phase II, CBJ contractor Glacier State Contractors will be closing Capital View Court at the intersection of Douglas Highway on Friday, June 12. H Street will serve as the detour route. Capital View Court may be intermittently …

COVID-19 Housing Resources

June 10, 2020 – FYI

If you’re struggling to make your rent or mortgage because of COVID-19, both the City and Borough of Juneau and the State of Alaska have programs that might be able to assist you: • CBJ COVID-19 Short-Term Rental Assistance Program (April – June 30, 2020) The City and Borough of …

Juneau Human Rights Commission to meet virtually on Thursday, June 11

June 10, 2020 – FYI

The Juneau Human Rights Commission (JHRC) will meet virtually via Zoom Webinar at noon on Thursday, June 11, 2020. Read the JHRC agenda here. To attend or listen in to the meeting please use one of these webinar links: Join via computer/smart device: https://juneau.zoom.us/j/93926795097 Call in: 1-346-248-7799 webinar ID: 939 2679 …