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Blocking bears: Juneau looks at lid options

...we're ready no matter what the Assembly does, to make sure we have inventory," Waste Management District Manager Mike Allison said. "If we start early and try to be proactive, we'll be ready for when the bears wake up." Waste Management...
What you can do to avoid attracting bears

...just before pickup. Cans containing smelly waste cannot be put out earlier than 4 a.m. on the day of pickup. * Mike Allison, route manager for Waste Management, encourages building owners and managers to call him with any question regarding...
Thanks for supporting Friends of the Flags

...General Manager Steve Kikendall does this as a public service. Thanks, Steve. Thanks also for help from dispatcher Mike Allison, who makes the arrangements for transporting the manlift. Of course, special thanks go out to the volunteers who...
Forest Service fights trailhead trash

...landfill went up to $19.95 on Oct. 1, the same time the minimum load weight more than tripled to 500 pounds, said Mike Allison, district manager for Waste Management, which owns Capitol Disposal. He said the change was mandated by the state...
City passes lid law

...keep working on it." About 40 of Juneau's roughly 500 large trash containers already have metal lids, according to Mike Allison, Southeast district manager for garbage collection firm Waste Management. His company has been working with local...
Why the bear problem hasn't been solved

...collectors arrive to find garbage scattered by bears a dozen times a day, according to Waste Management Route Supervisor Mike Allison. Bears tear the lids off Dumpsters, knock them over and demolish reinforced storage enclosures. Neil Barten, a state...
Sometimes there's only one person to turn to

...professionals in most fields. Yet a few people still find themselves as the only ones offering particular services in town. Mike Allison is the only chimney sweep in all of Southeast Alaska, and he believes that has been the case for about 20 years. When...
Thanks for supporting Friends of the Flags, thanks to volunteers

...service. General Manger Steve Kikendall has generously donated this piece of equipment for many years. Dispatcher Mike Allison made the transport arrangements for the crane. KINY and KSUP radio stations have provided public service announcements...


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