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City boards conflict on ideas for Bridge Park

Visions for the future of the Bridge Park concept - the area near the Douglas...addressed six issues, including Bridge Park. Parks and Recreation wants to...having the Marine Services Center in Bridge Park is because they are operational...
Bridge Park concepts get direction

...and the Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee over Bridge Park. The Assembly Committee of the Whole met Monday night to discuss the many options presented for what to do with Bridge Park - the area by the Juneau-Douglas Bridge where Public...
Juneau's big, bronze whale expected in a year

...weigh three tons and is expected to be situated in a pool along the city's waterfront - specifically at the proposed bridge park."The Whale Committee has made great strides," Watt said. "We have a lot of work to do."Sculptor R.T...
Photos: Signs of Autumn

Fireweed goes to seed as residents roll and stroll at Brotherhood Bridge Park on Tuesday.
DOT plan would slow traffic on Egan downtown's waterfront plan. "Taking the streetscape to the next level," Watt said.Watt said the city's proposed Bridge Park with its life-sized bronze whale sculpture will draw lots of foot and vehicular traffic. He said the park would be...
Juneau's whale awarded grant

...grant," said Clark.The sculpture will rise more than 25 feet from an infinity pool located on waterfront land in Bridge Park, near the Juneau-Douglas Bridge. Local artist Skip Wallen created the sculpture."We expect the whale to be every...
Overstreet remembered for perennial service

...his life, Overstreet spent his time on the Whale Project - a bronze humpback whale breaching from an infinity pool at Bridge Park.In a hall with ceilings as high as the 42-foot whale that will commemorate 50 years of statehood when it is brought...
Capital City Metro in Review -- Week of June 30th, 2013

...public comment. Amy Mead's first week as City Attorney began on Monday. More news on the whale sculpture planned for Bridge Park: the Rasmuson Foundation awarded the project $250,000. Supporters say it should be here next year.More cruise...
Photo: Walkers' path

Lauri Sewill walks her dog, Zoey, along the path at the Brotherhood Bridge Park on Monday.
Bridge park, seawalk project moves forward

Plans for turning an aging public works building near the Douglas bridge into a park area with perhaps an environmental museum and a seawalk are coming together.


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