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Heavy rains clog culverts

...8, 1960. "It does get pretty close to the high end of the totals," said meteorologist Brian Tassia. City Street Superintendent Mike Scott said there has been some localized flooding, which is common when rainfall nears three inches in...
State Briefs

...surface this winter. The temporary fix should cost about $20,000 and residents might encounter potholes, city Streets Superintendent Mike Scott said. As a long-term option, the city would spend $170,000 to resurface the road. The city...
What's up with that?

...those named slopes. Q: Can you remind me of what the wintertime parking rules are for downtown streets? A: City Streets Superintendent Mike Scott said the main principle to parking downtown in the winter is to follow signs that list late-night...
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City ramps up search for new snow storage site

...alternate sites but it needs at least five acres to bring trucks in, turn them around and store the snow, city Streets Superintendent Mike Scott said. The U.S Army Corps of Engineers will consider the city's response to EPA's concerns...
Torrential rain damages Lemon Creek road

...weekend with only a couple of clogged drains to clean out on Saturday. ``We got real fortunate,'' said city streets superintendent Michael Scott. ``But I'm sure our time will come if it keeps up.''
High winds damage door on state's newest ferry

...Richards said Haines continues to have some weather-related road problems, but no highways have been closed. City Street Superintendent Michael Scott said so far, Juneau has escaped serious mudslides or flooding. ``We're just keeping our...
Main Street road work begins today

...will begin paving and patching work on Main Street early today that's expected to last two or three days, city Streets Superintendent Mike Scott said. "We've got some pretty good sized potholes there," he said. Large holes have developed...
Rain continues; flood warning still in effect

...residents to stay alert in natural slide areas. With the ground saturated, slides could develop fast, he said. City Street Superintendent Michael Scott said residents could help avert flooding by removing debris from driveway culverts. His crew...
City reduces speed limit on north Riverside Drive

...north of Division Street from 35 to 25 mph. The 20 mph limit at the end of Riverside Drive will not change. City Streets Superintendent Mike Scott said new signs probably will go up in the next two weeks. The price tag should be under $1,000...
High water undercuts Jordan Ave. bridge

...Center in the Mendenhall Valley. The avenue has been closed to through traffic since Friday, said Mike Scott, city street superintendent. "Friday we noticed that a pothole had developed on the street. High tide, water, wind and rain washed...


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