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Empowered pool board may answer to Parks and Rec.

...department consolidation. He previously served as director of Public Works and general manager at Eaglecrest Ski Area.Assembly...Kirk Duncan was mistakenly given the title of Director of Public Works instead of Parks & Recreation.? Contact reporter...
CBJ consolidation will save $300K

...Juneau public works and engineering departments will soon merge, saving the city about $275,000.Current director of public works Kirk Duncan will head up the Parks and Recreation Department, for which he already has experience through his...
City merger tightens budget

...approximately $275,000 per year.The current director of Public Works, Kirk Duncan, will become director of the parks...Department's Rorie Watt will take over as the director of Public Works, which will manage Engineering as a subdivision...
Juneau transportation heads for transformation

...Douglas Road and the new Capital Transit Plan were among the topics examined at the Assembly's retreat on Monday.Director of Public Works Kirk Duncan announced that a total of seven meetings would be held during the first week of December to educate...
City public works committee advocates electric cars

...charging stations on CBJ property, which could hurt drivers or damage vehicles if used improperly.Rorie Watt, director of Public Works, said the city would be liable for damage or accidental shocks at its stations, but he sees this risk as minimal...
Public meetings scheduled on new Capital Transit Plan

...implementation in spring 2015. Questions and concerns from residents will follow a brief route overview presentation by Director of Public Works Kirk Duncan. Meetings are scheduled as follows:? Wednesday, Dec. 3 at 12 p.m., University of Southeast...
Transit passengers vent about changes

...walk from Malissa Drive to a bus stop on Backloop Road could be impossible if sidewalks are covered in snow.Director of Public Works Kirk Duncan replied that the first priority when clearing snow is to "get roads opened to traffic," and sidewalk...
City seeks funds for recycling center, parking system

...expectancy for the more expensive baler."Most of the stuff we get doesn't last 20 to 30 years," he said.Director of Public Works Kirk Duncan added: "That's why we are spending the money that we are." Public facilities such as schools...
Hidden Valley, Hidden Controversy: A housing project competes with landfill dreams and government realities

...Tonsgard Court.Two CBJ parcels were identified as ideal locations: Upper Lemon Creek and Lower Lemon Creek.Director of Public Works Rorie Watt said this report was likely what Assembly members were thinking when they expressed concern that Worrell's...
Sitka crews begin tearing up aging street pavement

...was potholed so bad we could not put in the patch and have it last very long," said Michael Harmon, Sitka's director of public works. Although his department might have given a little better notice, he said Anna Drive was a no-brainer...


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