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Water supply level rising

...landscaping for the next two weeks downtown. They, too, have to be aware of the water they're using, parks and landscape superintendent George Schaaf said.The department waited as long as it could before beginning to plant flowers around downtown...
Fred Felkl, unsung hero of Auke Lake Trail

...and called the city for the rest. They cut a step into the tree so people could keep walking.City Parks and Landscape Superintendent George Schaff said the city is getting the paperwork through to purchase a new gangway. He hopes a contractor...
DOT: Auke Lake Wayside was not guaranteed funding

...found out Thursday that the Auke Bay Wayside hadn't made the cut for the next fiscal year, city Parks and Landscape Superintendent George Schaaf said. CBJ has committed more than a decade and about $30,000 to the project. The state has...
State DOT pulls funds for Auke Lake Wayside

...pull almost $1.4 million from the construction project, leaving the city unable to fund it, city Parks and Landscape Superintendent George Schaaf said at a Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee meeting Tuesday.Work on the project could...
Efforts continue to improve Auke Lake

...produce a rational plan based on the best available information," said George Schaaf, Juneau's parks and landscape superintendent. "What we tried to avoid was doing anything that was arbitrary or capricious."Though the Borough Assembly...
Brotherhood Bridge construction to go out to bid next month

...parking lot at the Brotherhood Bridge trailhead is being reconfigured to improve traffic flow, city Parks and Landscape Superintendent George Schaaf said. The DOT asked the city for permission to build a driveway from the lot to nearby Wildmeadow...
Mixed use of Auke Lake defended at open house

...meeting and two earlier open houses held on the subject, as well as comments sent to either Fischer or Parks and Landscape Superintendent George Schaaf, will be considered as PRAC works to craft and submit a recommendation to the Assembly by February...
P&R: Restrict Auke Lake motorized use

...high-horsepower boat at a time could be allowed on the lake to tow waterskiers.Fischer said he and Parks and Landscape Superintendent George Schaaf had discussed that idea, but had concluded it would be impractical."If you look at having one...
Fed up with litterers, city installs surveillance cams

...after you.Think of 2012 as the year that broke the camel's back, says George Schaaf, the city's Park and Landscape Superintendent.Maybe it was the deer carcasses in the middle of a parking lot. Could have been was the live clams, which...
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Surveillance video footage helps capture 3 suspected arsonists

...clockwork - once or twice a week - we'd have to respond out there," George Schaaf, the city's Park and Landscape Superintendent, told the Empire in a recent interview.People would routinely start fires in the bathrooms at the park...


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