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Statter Harbor work to begin this fall

...the site that has filled in with silt and sand and isn't very strong to put structures on," city port engineer Gary Gillette said. "If we just built on it, in a couple years or so it could start sinking on us."In a procedure called a...
Aurora Harbor project awarded to Ore. company

...Assembly and the Docks and Harbors board.While the city has never done business with the company, city port engineer Gary Gillette said it has done work in Alaska before, mostly up north in remote villages. The Alaska Department of Transportation...
An island of stories

...listen to sea lions, comb the shore for wild flowers or visit the three eagle's nests." Hughes and her husband, Gary Gillette, the president of Gastineau Channel Historical Society, obtained the title to Sentinel Lighthouse in 2004. The lighthouse...
Memory cast in Stone

...history books, among many other things.One of the most interesting items is a brass bottle, museum co-director Gary Gillette said. Renee Hughes, the other museum director and Gillette's wife, said, "Wow, this is a pretty big flask...
One chance at Last Chance should be a standout event for the little museum at the end of Basin Road. The museum, which Renee Hughes and Gary Gillette have run for about 20 years, is presenting its first new exhibit in many years, Hughes said. "At 1 o'clock...
Statter Harbor to get boardwalk, pavilion

...goal is to make the boat launch and surrounding area more accommodating for its many user groups, city port engineer Gary Gillette said after a public meeting on Monday."There's a lot of congestion, and what we have there now doesn't accommodate...
Treadwell Historic Preservation and Restoration Society seeks donations for pump house roof

...Rudolph of Design North has donated the new trusses. Valley Lumber has agreed to donate plywood for the project.Gary Gillette, treasurer of the Treadwell Society says the group welcomes any and all donations. "We are about $5,000 short...
Weather forces Basin Road bridge work delay

...Woodrow put it.Woodrow said a vehicle guardrail must be put in and decking completed before the bridge can reopen.Gary Gillette, Juneau's port engineer, lives at the Last Chance Mining Museum with his wife, Renee Hughes.The couple keeps...
D&H may seek $2.7M in cruise passenger fees

...sought for the Statter Harbor float, while for the downtown bathrooms, $500,000 would be requested.Port Engineer Gary Gillette said the $800,000 for Statter Harbor would give Docks and Harbors a start on planning that phase of the project...
Talk on history of Alaska's lighthouses to be presented Saturday at the city musuem

...history of lighthouses in Alaska on Saturday, Feb. 9, from 10 a.m. to noon. The presentation will be led by Gary Gillette, an architect and CBJ Port Engineer, and will include an update on the preservation of Sentinel Island Lighthouse...


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