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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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Pioneering Juneau attorney to be honored at luncheon Friday

...Ken Leghorn, of Pack Creek Outfitters, met Kohls in the late 1970s through the Wednesday hiking group sponsored by Parks and Rec. He remembers she was one member of a small group to go on his business' first exploratory trip to the Chichagof...
Friends of our forests

...second lesson of the day: This group hikes, and by that I mean they really hike.You see, the men and women of the Parks and Rec hiking group, as they are casually called, are seasoned and tough. For more than 50 years this same group has travelled...


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