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Misunderstood whale tackled at chamber luncheon

...not 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...
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...
Flipping Douglas Island

...Juneau, which is sometimes limited by the shallow depth of the Gastineau Channel, the vertical clearance of the Juneau-Douglas bridge and the heavy water traffic during the summer months."We see tremendous opportunity in this node," Duncan...
Another new housing complex planned for Douglas

...running in 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...
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...
Reviewing all the options, old and new

...Atlin.American entry into World War I delayed planning for this project, much as it canceled funding for the Juneau-Douglas Bridge. Not until 1921 was the first official survey of the Taku route performed.The completion of the Alaska Railroad...
What was first effort to build a road out of Juneau?

...Progress on the Atlin road was stalled by America's entry into World War I, an act that also derailed the Juneau-Douglas bridge. Funding for that bridge had been approved by Congress, but after America declared war that money was diverted...
Traffic forecasts drive Road debate over the Skagway River Bridge in Skagway. More cars drive the Haines Highway past the Haines Airport. The Juneau-Douglas bridge sees about 9,500 cars per day.According to the draft environmental document created by the state, the Juneau...
Santa's coming to town Friday, aboard a fire truck

...Glacier Avenue.At approximately 7:45 p.m., CCFR said Santa and the fire truck will be crossing over the Juneau-Douglas Bridge to meet the kids on the nice list in Douglas. The truck will travel up Cordova Street to Foster Avenue around...
My Turn: Site of future whale sculpture less than ideal

...intention of the City and Borough of Juneau to place the whale at the proposed "Bridge Park," at the base of the Juneau Douglas bridge, adjacent to Fish and Game offices, the Department of Labor and the Madsen hotel complex.This site, while...


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