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Let's set our sights on a sustainable solution

On Nov. 5, the City and Borough of Juneau's city engineer presented a proposal to the Parks and Recreation Advisory Council that named four sites under consideration for off-road vehicle...
Flipping Douglas Island

...Juneau, that's not going to happen," Duncan said.The city could keep its land or sell off parcels of it, said city engineer Steffert. He noted that the city currently does not have any plans to develop its land on West Douglas, aside from...
Mine committee agrees water quality essential

City engineer Rorie Watt said drinking water quality is the "highest priority" the city has in considering conditions in which the AJ Mine...
Assembly takes first look at AJ Mine report

...Borough of Juneau Assembly on Monday, recommending the city keep the public informed and to tread slowly. Rorie Watt, city engineer who served as a liaison to the committee, told the Assembly Committee of the Whole of one particular comment from...
Photo: Breaking ground on sewer project

...Sanford and Jonathan Anderson, City Manager Rod Swope, Toby Miller of Miller Construction, Assembly member Bob Doll, City Engineer Rory Watt and Juneau Engineering Director Roger Healy.
Dog electrocuted on sidewalk, dies

...She said she did not have any other information about the dog except that the police report indicated it was a pug.City Engineer Watt noted that a storm grate that takes in rainwater and snowmelt at that downtown intersection was not a factor in...
A payment plan for Willoughby District revamp?

...downtown revitalization goals, and also plays a role in preserving and enhancing Juneau's role as the capital city. City engineer Rorie Watt reached out to audience members to contribute ideas for parking solutions in the district. "The city was...
Aurora Harbor project awarded to Ore. company

...Company and Western Marine Construction Inc. All three companies bid higher than Northern's $9.6 million. The city engineer's estimate for the project was $9.2 million.The update has been in the works for about a year. About 100 vessels...
City engineer discusses AJ Mine water study at Chamber

AJ Mine's potential to create 200 jobs and yield more than one billion dollars worth of gold was well received at Thursday's Juneau Chamber of Commerce meeting.
City engineer praises Juneau's water

City and Borough of Juneau Director of Engineering Rorie Watt gave high praises to Juneau's drinking water at a recent presentation to the Juneau Chamber of Commerce. "About as good as it gets," Watt said.


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