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Lifeguards voice wave of complaints to advisory board

...brought head lifeguards together to submit...a year," head lifeguard Jess Parks said...The letter said lifeguards also are being...unsupervised by a head lifeguard or manager for...require that a head lifeguard obtain an electronic...personnel arrive, but lifeguards do not have a key...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021111/loc_783980180.shtml
News
Juneau pools won't change hands just yet

...seven-to-nine-person volunteer board, which would be responsible for hiring a new aquatics manager and other staffing such as lifeguards. City and Borough of Juneau Finance Director Bob Bartholomew told the Treadwell Task Force in December that an empowered...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-25/juneau-pools-wont-change-hands-just-yet
Local
Photos: Only fools run at midnight

A group dressed as "Auke Baywatch" lifeguards waits for the start of the Only Fools Run at Midnight race just before midnight on Saturday night.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/062810/loc_662575944.shtml
local
Lifeguard training classes kick off at Augustus Brown Pool

Juneau Parks and Recreation has announced a series of lifeguard training classes which run from July 26 through Aug. 16. Participants must be 15 years old before the end of the course and must...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2011-09-30/lifeguard-training-classes-kick-augu
Outdoors
Lifeguard training classes kick off at Augustus Brown Pool

Juneau Parks and Recreation has announced a series of lifeguard training classes which run from July 26 through Aug. 16.Participants must be 15 years old before the end of the course and must...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2011-07-21/lifeguard-training-classes-kick-augu
Outdoors
Letter: We need the Augustus Brown pool

...of us who learned to swim were on the swim team, served as lifeguards, or were taught water safety. For many kids, working at...other entity pay the high insurance fees, the additional lifeguards to roam the deck due to the slides, high-diving board...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-10-01/letter-we-need-augustus-brown-pool
Letters
Recreational facilities face frugal future

...the pools afloat, with positions like the ABP manager going unfilled, reduced custodial staff, the loss of a full-time lifeguard at Dimond Park Acquatic Center and reduced administrative hours. Millhorn said she was worried they wouldn't have enough...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-09/recreational-facilities-face-frugal-fut
Local
Florida's lauded, let-go lifeguard

...Beachgoers brought lifeguard Tomas Lopez's attention...company that provides lifeguard services to the city...liability. Several other lifeguards quit in protest. And...unprotected.But the lifeguards aren't going back...isn't whether another lifeguard was available to cover...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-07-10/floridas-lauded-let-go-lifeguard
Opinion
My Turn: Assembly must think differently to dodge pool closure

...be run by a manager and a lifeguard staff, with a single shared...custodial duties belong to the lifeguards, rather than dedicated janitors. Lifeguard time would increase by approximately...Reduce pay scales for lifeguards - Current pay averages over...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-04-16/my-turn-assembly-must-think-different
Opinion
The resonance of small moments with Dybek

...appears in "Paper Lantern," begins with the death of a girl who "drowned herself at beaches up and down the coast so that lifeguards might resuscitate her, and in the process she swallowed their souls." The territory is classic Dybek, specific yet oddly...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-06-19/resonance-small-moments-dybek
Art

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