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My Turn: Site of future whale sculpture less than ideal

...visiting the whale, albeit less often than if it found a more accessible and prominent place.? Paul Voelckers is a local architect, former Juneau Economic Development Council president and a member of the City and Borough of Juneau Planning Commission...
Fall arts preview

...Anchorage, features nationally and internationally recognized architects, designers and artists. Board members include local architect Evelyn Rousso of NorthWind Architects.This year's series is called "HERE: From Global to Hyperlocal." Here's...
Architect presents 'A History of the Capitol Building'

...legislative centennial celebration at Rockwell in downtown Juneau entered its second day with a presentation by a local architect Monday morning on the history of the Alaska State Capitol.Wayne Jensen, president of Jensen Yorba Lott Inc., the...
Centennial Hall turns 20

...sites. The name celebrated the 100th anniversary of Juneau's founding in 1880. The group, composed primarily of local architects, chose the Willoughby Avenue location. The Alaska Legislature gave $8 million to the city to fund the project...
Rediscovering rowing

...for nearly a decade and he didn't make it out of the preliminary heats. Things went much better this year for the local architect, who rowed collegiately for the University of Oregon and for club teams in Switzerland and Sweden. Bibb purchased...

...the neighborhood. And often comment on how we hope other Juneau neighbors are doing the same. ? Sarah Lewis, a local architect and social worker, lives in the one house on Capitol Hill that can never be seen in neighborhood photos. It's...
Main Street Homesteader: A holiday meal on every table

...always the way to good eating. Let's even out the distribution, wherever and whenever we can. Sarah Lewis is a local architect and freelance writer. She recently pickled several quarts of Alaska-grown carrots and wishes the Food Bank could...
City agrees on HS architects

...Dimond Park high school project to be a continuation of the project that was canceled by voters in May, after the local architects, with the national architectural firm of Fanning/Howey, had designed a 218,000-square-foot school. In...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...of everything.'' Fritz said the issue isn't priorities; it's balance among the needs. Fanning/Howey and local architects Minch-Ritter-Voelckers expect to produce a variety of conceptual drawings of the JDHS renovations and the new...
Marine Park review: Shelter should change

...the Seawalk connect all the way around Egan Drive. Ke Mell, project manager for University of Alaska Southeast and local architect, said the design concepts thus far are a mixed bag. "There are some good ideas," she said. "It's good to begin...


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