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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 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...
Public meetings scheduled on new Capital Transit Plan

...Questions and concerns from residents will follow a brief route overview presentation by Director of Public Works Kirk Duncan. Meetings are scheduled as follows:? Wednesday, Dec. 3 at 12 p.m., University of Southeast Egan Lecture Hall...
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...
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...
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...
Trash pickup prices to rise

...deficit with the temporary and permanent rate increases."Arrow is bundling its rates," said Public Works director Kirk Duncan. "In their announcement, their gross expenses and gross revenues suggested they are losing a little over a million...
Water main breaks on Douglas

...Juneau Public Works Department. Two and a half hours later, water was still off in the area, but department director Kirk Duncan said the break would soon be repaired."It'll be fixed before people read about it in the paper," he said.The...
Transit service prepares for big changes

...all be eliminated.Removal of the downtown routes will be a "hot button for people," said Public Works director Kirk Duncan, noting that service will remain within a quarter-mile of those locations. The downtown route will now stop at the...


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