Refine Search

Big water and sewer projects planned

...drinking water isn't something we think too much about in Juneau, said Rorie Watt, City and Borough of Juneau Engineering Director. After all, we have excellent and abundant drinking water in this town.But the story of Juneau's water runs...
Restaurant faces penalty for unpaid utilities

...Control Board meets April 29 to finalize licenses.Later, at the assembly committee of the whole meeting, city engineering director Rorie Watt gave an update on the long-standing West Douglas road project.The project was first written into...
High tide halts construction on Soboleff Center downtown

...City officials went to the scene to ensure a broken water pipe was not the cause, and City and Borough of Juneau Engineering Director Rorie Watt confirmed it wasn't."I'm 99 percent sure it was the tide coming in," Watt said Thursday...
Mine agreement renewal upheld by Assembly

...with in the future. It's an agreement that has remained unchanged for 34 years, according to Rorie Watt, CBJ Engineering Director who spoke before the Assembly at the July 15 meeting.Assembly Member Jesse Kiehl voiced concerns over a lack...
Mine resolution passes Assembly

...the unitizing is to create a clear property owner structure for a prospective company," said Rorie Watt, CBJ Engineering Director. "The agreements before you are as they have been for 34 years with two changes."City Attorney Amy Mead clarified...
Native ceremony honors dead at Gastineau

...Assembly members Ruth Danner, Karen Crane, Carlton Smith, Jesse Kiehl and Mary Becker, as well as Steedle, acting Engineering director John Bohan and City Manager Kim Kiefer, offered a response in accordance with Tlingit tradition."One can hope...
New Assembly talks focus, future direction at retreat

...policymakers, to stay involved with this and pay attention," Sanford said.That responsibility was reiterated by Engineering Director Rorie Watt, discussing the recent passage of two ballot propositions that will provide city projects with well...
City's FY12 deficit appears well below budget expectation

...approved by voters in October will be allocated."In short, you've got a bit of a complicated problem here," Engineering Director Rorie Watt, who prepared the schedule, told the committee. "Fourteen projects paid for over six fiscal years...
Juneau's big, bronze whale expected in a year

City Engineering Director Rory Watt told the Juneau Planning Commission the city could take ownership of its $2.2 million life-size bronze whale "in...
DOT plan would slow traffic on Egan downtown

...the Main Street light. The single lane is necessary to make room for the bike lane and larger sidewalk.City Engineering Director Rory Watt said DOT's Egan Drive project fits with the city's waterfront plan. "Taking the streetscape to...


  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback