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Empowered pool board remains on starting block

...planning with undivided attention, which Parks and Recreation can't do.Parks and Recreation Department Director Kirk Duncan reported some improvements to the pools' budget problems, but acknowledged there's more work to do to further improve...
Juneau pools won't change hands just yet

...allowing the Juneau Assembly to create an empowered pool management board. The new Parks and Recreation director, Kirk Duncan, said on Friday that the issue of who controls Juneau's pools will come down to an Assembly vote. If the Assembly...
Recreational facilities face frugal future

...continued budget woes, Augustus Brown Pool remains open and there are no plans to close it. Parks and Recreation Director Kirk Duncan confirmed from the audience that due to community interest, CBJ has "at this point in time no plans to close Augustus...
Capital Transit gives bus routes another go

...Recreation departments. Former Director of Public Works Kirk Duncan moved to head Parks and Recreation when his department merged with CBJ Engineering, under Rorie Watt.Kirk Duncan, in conjunction with Nelson/Nygaard Consulting Associates...
City merger tightens budget

...Department will soon merge, saving Juneau approximately $275,000 per year.The current director of Public Works, Kirk Duncan, will become director of the parks and recreation department, for which he already has experience: He is a former...
CBJ consolidation will save $300K and engineering departments will soon merge, saving the city about $275,000.Current director of public works Kirk Duncan will head up the Parks and Recreation Department, for which he already has experience through his former position at...
City seeks funds for recycling center, parking system

...more expensive baler."Most of the stuff we get doesn't last 20 to 30 years," he said.Director of Public Works Kirk Duncan added: "That's why we are spending the money that we are." Public facilities such as schools, Bartlett Regional...
City could buy burnt-out Gastineau Apartments

...the proposed new Capital Transit Plan was distributed to Assembly members on Monday. Public Works Department Director Kirk Duncan presented the group with the lengthy public response from the past week of forums that presented the major changes coming...
Transit passengers vent about changes

...sidewalks are covered in snow.Director of Public Works Kirk Duncan replied that the first priority when clearing snow is...journey steep hills to reach the Downtown Transit Center.Kirk Duncan told community members that their feedback would be compiled...
Juneau transportation heads for transformation

...Capital Transit Plan were among the topics examined at the Assembly's retreat on Monday.Director of Public Works Kirk Duncan announced that a total of seven meetings would be held during the first week of December to educate the public on the...


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