Register by Dec. 9 to participate in Pederson Hill Fixed Price Lottery

December 6, 2019 – News

The City and Borough of Juneau is selling 17 single-family lots in the newly developed Pederson Hill Subdivision. Six of the lots will be sold by a fixed price lottery on December 10 at 5:30 p.m. in City Hall Chambers. If you’re interested in purchasing one of these lots by …

CBJ Assembly makes appointments to Hospital Board

December 5, 2019 – News

The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly, at a Special Assembly Meeting held Thursday, December 5, 2019, made the following appointments to the Bartlett Regional Hospital Board. BARTLETT REGIONAL HOSPITAL BOARD The Bartlett Regional Hospital Board has three open seats up for renewal with terms running January 1, 2020 – …

This is a photo of Eaglecrest Ski Area in early December 2019.

Opening Day at Eaglecrest is Saturday, Dec. 7

December 4, 2019 – News

Opening Day at Eaglecrest Ski Area is this Saturday, December 7. The Porcupine Chairlift and Muskeg trail will be open  from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The forecast is calling for an additional 4-8 inches of new snow through Thursday. Temperatures will then get cold enough to resume snowmaking. Snow …

New Eaglecrest Summer Operations Task Force scheduled to meet Dec. 12

December 4, 2019 – News

The initial meeting of the Eaglecrest Summer Operations Task Force is scheduled for Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 12:00 p.m. (Noon) in the City Hall Conference Room #224. The six-member task force created by Mayor Beth Weldon consists of the following three Assemblymembers and three Eaglecrest Board members: Deputy Mayor …

This is a picture of a Juneau trail

Parks & Recreation wants public input on proposed changes to commercial use regulations

December 3, 2019 – News, Notices for Public Comment

The City and Borough of Juneau Parks & Recreation Department is considering changes to regulations that govern the commercial use of parks and recreation facilities. Existing regulations were written nearly 25 years ago, and a number of changes are proposed to provide Parks & Recreation with a better framework to …

Salmon Boys by Crystal Worl

Gallery Walk at Juneau-Douglas City Museum features solo artist Crystal Worl

December 2, 2019 – News

Visit the Juneau-Douglas City Museum for the opening reception of One Raven: Painting One Story at a Time by Crystal Worl on Friday, December 6 from 4:30-7 p.m. This exhibit will be on display through December 28. The opening reception is free; artwork and related merchandise will be for sale. …

Public can submit proposals for Marine Passenger Fee proceeds starting Dec. 2

November 27, 2019 – News

Every year, the City and Borough of Juneau asks city departments and the public, including businesses and the visitor industry, for project proposals to be funded with Marine Passenger Fee proceeds. Proposals can be submitted December 2, 2019  through January 2, 2020. In 1999, Juneau voters passed a proposition assigning …

Learn about drafted new residential zoning districts for parts of downtown Dec. 5 or 7

November 25, 2019 – News, Notices for Public Comment

Is your house in the Alternative Design Overlay District in Downtown Juneau? The City and Borough of Juneau Community Development Department has drafted new residential zoning districts for the Alternative Design Overlay District – or ADOD – and invites the community to learn about what’s proposed and offer feedback. Attend …

CBJ still looking for art proposals for downtown signage; Jan. 24 deadline

November 22, 2019 – FYI, News

The City and Borough of Juneau is looking for three artists to produce original art. Images of the art will be displayed on panels as part of the Downtown Wayfinding and Interpretive Elements Project. Proposals are due January 24, 2020 prior to 2 p.m. The existing wayfinding and interpretive signs …

Leveling the playing field between local & online sellers when it comes to sales tax

November 20, 2019 – News

Since the beginning of this year, Amazon has been collecting local sales tax on a majority of its sales to Juneau and remitting that revenue to the City and Borough of Juneau. Now, there’s an effort to require other remote sellers to collect sales tax on goods delivered to Juneau. CBJ has …