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Letter: Empowered aquatics board would benefit taxpayers

...responsive to community needs. Recently, John Hartle, former director of the CBJ Law Department, suggested that Parks and Rec, together with its Aquatic Advisory Board, would afford more transparency. There is no reason why an empowered board...
Marine Parking Garage closed this weekend

...still parked in the Marine Parking Garage by 6 p.m. Friday will be towed. For additional information, contact Parks and Rec at 586-5226 between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Empire Editorial: To keep pools afloat, vote 'yes' on Prop. 1

...the Eaglecrest board). We believe an empowered board can do the same for Juneau's pools.We appreciate all that Parks and Rec has done in managing the pools, but after being hit hard by staff and budget reductions this year - 2.25 positions...
Juneau athletes ready for Arctic Winter Games

...the beaches of Mexico as well as taking advantage of the open gym volleyball options they have in Juneau. The Juneau Parks and Rec. leagues for volleyball has also really helped me and I look forward to participating in as many of those as is possible...
Fairbanks' newest beach to open

...going to consider it if it's within our mission."Official presenceIn anticipation of the opening, the borough parks and rec department began conducting night patrols at Tanana Lakes a few weeks ago to get people who frequent the area used...
On the Trails: Marmots, gentians

...hibernation bed. The few adults we saw were lounging on rocks in the warm sun, letting the kids do the work.Part of the Parks and Rec hiking group went on up Gastineau Peak, while the rest of us found a cushy spot for lunch at the end of Gold Ridge...
On the Trails: Winter or spring?

...raven earned its technical classification, with it short, sweet, melodic song.Then, on a fine, blue-sky day, Parks and Rec sashayed, in shirt-sleeves, up to Spaulding Meadows. We didn't even need snowshoes until we reached the upper...
Sitka parks manager wins landscape award

SITKA - Lynne Brandon, parks and recreation manager for the City and Borough of Sitka, has won the "GreenBelt" Award from the Alaska Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects.
City sales tax: By the numbers," Bartholomew said of the three percent. "So that's the general government departments - what goes on with Parks and Rec and with Finance and police and fire. So it just ferrets out to the departments, and if you think about the departments...
Do something now about Auke Lake hazards

...all residents. George Schaff has already stated that Parks and Rec has made their best recommendations, and that be dealt with, with hopefully input from owners, Parks and Rec., and other interested and knowledgeable parties...


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