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Parks and Rec: Marine Park not the best place for memorial move

...member James King, Sr., suggested Parks and Rec keep its options open until planning...said or done. I would like the Parks and Rec board and Assembly to take a longer...It's too bad."Brent Fischer, Parks and Rec director, also recommended in...
Empowered pool board may answer to Parks and Rec.

...facilities manager, that person will be the director of Parks and Rec," Jones said.The original ordinance specified that...consolidated position.Duncan would act as director of Parks and Rec and aquatics manager. In the initial planning for an...
What's out there for the kids?

...want to make sure that ... whatever we do, we do it well and we do it correctly and safely," Duncan said. "We (Parks and Rec) certainly have a youth focus, but I think we probably could expand our youth focus."The city is taking over the...
Parks and Rec looks to build funding package for projects vote on," Wilson said. "There's going to be a lot of competing ideas for this money. If we can get enough Parks and Rec-related improvements for Juneau I think we'd get the populace voting for this."The PRAC recently voted on a...
Juneau's Smith giving up soccer for futbol

...can't remember the first time I picked up a soccer ball but the first time on a team I was five years old playing parks and rec."Smith never puts a ball down now. It is the first item he packs for a trip.Oh yeah, always," Smith said...
Sales tax will help everyone gain access to the trail system

...percent sales tax on the ballot today. Trail Mix, Inc. has worked closely with CBJ Parks and Recreation and the Parks and Rec. Advisory Committee to include four trail projects in the 1 percent sales tax. These projects were chosen for the...
Mixed use of Auke Lake defended at open house

...described the meeting as an opportunity to get the public's input on Auke Lake management."It's an opportunity for Parks and Rec to really listen to the community," said Fischer.Several people, the first among them University of Alaska Southeast...
On the Trails: Lucky days

...people could again move toward the trailhead, finding bear beds and bear trails above the beach.A few days later, Parks and Rec hikers headed out to Blue Mussel cabin, passing through Cowee Meadows. The timing was just right for the first wave...
Empire Editorial: Empowered enough to get the job done

...could arise. Who would hire the next director? How much say would the pool board have in the selection? Will the new Parks and Rec director automatically be named director of the pools as well? These are all unanswered questions, but sooner or...
A dream come true in Unalaska

...I'm fulfilling my dream to be a Parks and Rec director," said Marriott, who...Marriott for eight years, starting at Parks and Rec and moving over with her to Zach...said. After Marriott leaves, Parks and Rec employee Kristi West will serve...


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