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Juneau transportation heads for transformation

...certain routes were necessary to meet those goals.Downtown parking will also see changes according to the City's Director of Engineering Rorie Watt. He said Tetra Tech, the same consulting firm that worked on the Downtown Transit Center project...
Seawalk plans and Egan Drive redesign to reshape waterfront access

Today the land near the future home of a giant whale statue is a juxtaposition of past and present land uses, a jumble of modern functionality - an office building, hotels, a small vessel harbor and some architectural survivors of a bygone residential era.Soon part of the area could be part of the Seawalk, a defined waterfront path the city hopes to eventually make continuous between downtown cruise docks and the small park being developed for the metal leviathan set to arrive here next year.
Broadcasters challenge three GCI acquisitions

...improve unless required to by a condition the FCC attaches to the license transfer based on the statement of their director of engineering...," MacLeod said. "Juneau also is now served by several Anchorage newscasts, including Channel 2 News...
Concerns about water quality surface at AJ Mine subcommittee meeting Wednesday

...which contains the AJ Mine - produces two-thirds of the city's drinking water, said Rorie Watt, the city's director of engineering. Salmon Creek provides the remainder, he said, but there are times during the year where its water quality...
KPC cleanup nearly complete

...Department of Environmental Conservation to clean up about 25 sites, said Ken Vaughan, the Forest Service's deputy director of engineering. The contamination "boils down to petroleum and broken batteries. It's mostly diesel spills, spills of oil...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...since the 1970s. John Ellwood, vice president of engineering and operations for Foothills, and Brian Blair, director of engineering for parent company TransCanada PipeLines Limited, were preaching to the converted. Alaska legislators are split...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Wire Street and Greenwood Avenue in the past, could be addressed through the purchase of the land. Joe Buck, director of engineering for the city, said improvements to the nearly half-acre parcel to aid drainage could reduce street maintenance...
Proposition seeks to upgrade schools with code violations

...out a way to get a bargain," Chance said. "There is such a thing as value." Rorie Watt, Juneau's deputy director of engineering, said the city's charter does not allow direct negotiation with contractors. It's a sealed bid process...
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...
Pool bid comes in at 21% under estimate changing rooms. The low bid and competitive field of contractors is consistent with a trend that city Director of Engineering Rorie Watt reported in January. The contract also covers several bells and whistles beyond the base features, including...


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