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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...
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...
A lasting tribute

...probably sometime early next year. Construction is expected to continue throughout December.Rory Watt, who is the city engineer but is involved in the project as a regular citizen, managed the permiting process for the project, and received...
Part I: Big plans ahead for Juneau's most neglected district

...facilities will prime the pump. "Public investments help leverage private investments."Working with the Lands Office, city engineers and the Juneau Economic Development Council, Hart said the Planning Department is also building a better relationship...
New school's site work within budget

...Earthmovers of Sitka submitted bids that were a little higher than Glacier State but in the same range. That gave city engineers confidence that the work was estimated correctly at $4.6 million. High school planners will wait up to six months...
Easing foot traffic woes

...alternate route for large trucks and traffic, Kito said. Additionally, consultants will examine a plan forwarded by city engineer Rorie Watt, which suggests moving the Timberwolf, William and Anthony and Pioneer Jewelers buildings to create more...
Douglas construction inconveniences some locals

...Peterson, owner of Douglas Inn. "I saw some of the pipelines that were taken out. They were in bad, bad shape." City engineer Rorie Watt said Douglas' water and sewer pipelines were installed at least 50 years ago, before the city of Juneau...
Local construction has its ups and downs

...the city reserved for its own construction projects this year is $12 million to $13 million, said Rorie Watt, a city engineer. "But that doesn't take into account schools or the $15 million bond we passed last year, or the $7 million...
Board wants new school on Oct. ballot auxiliary gym, a commons, a kitchen large enough to prepare meals districtwide and a small-engine shop. City engineers have roughly estimated the cost at $54 million, including a parking lot. The state would reimburse 70 percent of...
Asbestos said to be in local quarry stone

...from a friend that the quarry contained asbestos. City engineers said they had never run tests for asbestos at the...use the quarry during the summertime, according to city engineers. On Tuesday afternoon, Miller Construction was hauling...


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