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Looking toward a new library

...and Gilbertson hopes to bring some options to Assembly members next month. The city owns the downtown and Douglas library sites, he said. The current valley location doesn't have a consistent power supply or adequate space for staff and computers...
My Turn: We should be preparing for lean times more aware of the actions of the Assembly. When introduced, the land purchase was portrayed as an "apple pie" library site. But the first amendment made by Mr. Wheeler sliced the library out of the pie by adding "for any public purpose...
Fulfill the vision

...being acquisition of land for "library sites and community arts facility site...Land now under consideration for a library site is reasonably priced and 1983 to finally see a Valley library site? Kay Diebels Juneau
Could be worse

We paid sales tax for five years for a library site. Don't be selfish about being a neighbor to it at the church lot. It isn't a skateboard park or prison, you know. It's a perfect location. Mickey Lesley Juneau
Trapping season in Juneau: Take care with pets, be aware

...G video," provides a link to an article about the video, as well as the video itself on the ADF&G multimedia library site, at The video can be viewed there for free. The video highlights signs...
What does this tell us?

...difficult to fully understand the rationale of those on the Assembly who voted against the purchase of the Faith land library site. The Wheeler and Metcalfe letters help, but surely macro politics does not account for keeping the library in the...
City buys valley acreage possibly for new library depth," she said. Wheeler, who is the chairman of the Lands Committee, agreed that more discussion about the library site is needed. "It could have benefits; it could have some drawbacks too," he said of Dimond Park. "We need to look...
Library land

...lobbied hard for and voters approved a temporary sales tax increase, part of which was designated for the purchase of a library site in the Valley. Those three acres have been taken over by the new Dimond High School site. The library is owed a replacement...
City to evaluate five possible library sites

...Marc Wheeler said his panel spent months dealing with library site options, and the Vintage Business Park site was five...doesn't object to the city's decision to explore library site options. "It's not the city's responsibility to...
City staff instructed to concentrate on Dimond Park for new library location

...concentrate on studying the Dimond Park complex and the possibility of combining a proposed recreation center with a new library. Site studies for Faith Lutheran Church, the Mendenhall Center, Vintage Business Park and Goldbelt property in the Valley...


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