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Auke Bay Elementary construction to finish Oct. 1

...McGraw was contracted to finish the project by Sept. 1 at the latest. Catherine Wilkins, City and Borough of Juneau architect and project manager, said the delays were caused by problems with construction the team couldn't have anticipated...
40 years as a glacial gathering place

...Finney. "By the time the remodeling went on, they were getting close to 300,000 per year." Linn Forrest, a Juneau architect who designed the original visitor center, planned another half of the building. It could not be built due to budget...
Falcon chosen as school's mascot

...50 years. ... The students took it very seriously at both (middle) schools." The school colors will guide Juneau architects Minch Ritter Voelckers in selecting the colors of the building's trim, lockers and carpeting, Becker said. The...
First Friday: Bright colors and Alaska motifs on display at December Gallery Walk

...available at press time, that are planned for Friday night's Gallery Walk: AD LIB, 231 S. Franklin St.: Juneau architect Pua Maunu will show more than 20 new oil paintings of Southeast Alaksa scenes; longtime resident Hali Denton will...
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City to split high school construction contract

...contract. "We're able to get the steel into the air six to eight weeks earlier than we would have otherwise," Juneau architect Paul Voelckers said. The risk is the contractor preparing the site might not complete its work on time, delaying...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...first sighting in 1962 when this became the first visitor center in any national forest in the nation. Designed by Juneau architect Linn Forrest, the observatory, as it was first referred to, afforded an awesome view of the spectacular glacial...
Little cabins in the woods ... and the meadow and on the beach

...planning for and then building this cabin as a part of Juneau's 1980 Centennial Year activities. Frank Maier, a Juneau architect, designed the cabin. John Muir, for whom the cabin was named, was the famous explorer-naturalist who visited...
New school to be flexible

...planning and design committee. ``We know change is the only absolute we'll have in schools over time,'' said Juneau architect Paul Voelckers, who has worked on the planning and design. Voters will be asked Oct. 5 to approve a bond proposition...
Governor's mansion not immune to Southeast weather, 100-year-old house gets major renovations

...the completed construction cost in 1913 was roughly $40,000."It was his job and he was prolific at it," Juneau architect Wayne Jensen said, as he looked over the mansion's original plans. Copies of that ink-on-linen plan were...
Catholic church to expand

...gather the approximately $1.5 million needed to erect the 10,500-square-foot building. The design, by Juneau architect Tony Yorba, has already won an award. Jensen Yorba Lott received a Citation Award from the Alaska Chapter of the...


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