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Misunderstood whale tackled at chamber luncheon

...enough space at Marine Park. A seawalk and park was already planned for the city-owned property by the Juneau-Douglas bridge. The whale would be installed on the shoreline on "a little modest fill" and the seawalk would meander through...
My Turn: Losing our heads over taxes

...connected to shore by a seawalk to Gold Creek on one side and a seawalk to a proposed "Bridge Park" adjacent to Douglas Bridge on the other. Soon going out for bid, this project would be financed completely by head taxes and is estimated to...
Another new housing complex planned for Douglas

...North Douglas. Joanne Schmidt and her husband Austyn bought about 3.4 acres of land two miles from the Juneau-Douglas Bridge in 2004 and now hope to build a planned community to share the space with their own home of 11 years. Instead of...
Assembly Meeting wrap-up: Giant whale statue to arrive in summer

...summer.Giant WhaleAn estimated $10 million has been budgeted for a large-scale whale statue and seawalk near the Douglas Bridge. The project has been planned since 2007. The city hopes to receive the whale itself by the end of summer and complete...
City's cruise tax wish list includes 29 items

...There's a seawalk project ready to go to bid in July," Bartholomew said.The Seawalk would run from the Juneau-Douglas Bridge to the rock dump downtown and although its centerpiece whale sculpture was commissioned through fundraising, the...
Off with their head (tax)

...other future projects, such as the upcoming whale statue and seawalk enterprise set to be developed near the Juneau-Douglas bridge this summer. The whale's infrastructure would also be partially paid for by CBJ engineering and fundraising efforts...
Don't need three lanes on Douglas Bridge

...arguing how to reconfigure the Douglas Bridge in a manner that borders on the...are problems with the existing Douglas Bridge that need to be fixed. Everyone...flow on the mainland side of the Douglas Bridge. Particularly in the morning...
Douglas Bridge to keep bike lanes - for now

...controversial plan to remove bicycle lanes from the Douglas Bridge to make room for a reversible center lane. The state...would, Hughes said. He said improvements to the Douglas Bridge will come in two phases. The first phase will include...
Photo: Douglas fog

Morning fog shrouds Douglas Island near the Juneau-Douglas Bridge on Wednesday. Rain is in the forecast for Thursday.
Planning Commission rejects DOT's Douglas Bridge plan

...Transportation's plans to make renovations to the Douglas Bridge and nearby intersections to help ease traffic congestion...and Egan Drive, add a reversible center lane to the Douglas Bridge and add a circular roadway on the Douglas side. The...


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