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Tribes, public work toward unified voice

During two days of public meetings this week, Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott committed to having tribal and public voices contribute to ongoing state-level discussion about transboundary mines - British Columbian mines in watersheds that begin in B.C.
My Turn: It's not clean water advocates who missed the boat on cruise ship dumping

...multibillion-dollar Outside corporations to local public works agencies doing their best under...well as ensuring ferries and other public works have the funding they need to reduce...Alaska's currently underfunded public works departments or the citizens required...
Found blue in bed, man gives thanks to those who saved his life

...And I called 911."Tom said he's had "lots of years" of CPR training and certifications for his job with the Public Works Department of the City and Borough of Juneau, but he had never performed CPR on a real person."It just kicked in...
Capital Transit proposes new routes, Capital Transit has rolled out a new plan that bus drivers think will solve the system's current issues, city public works director Rorie Watt told the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly on Monday.The plan, designed this year by the city's...
JSD, airport staff ask for millions

...a long list of needed school improvements but no way to pay for them.District Superintendent Mark Miller and city public works director Rorie Watt presented a list of $2.6 million in school projects and a request for $1.3 million to start...
Imagine Front and Franklin streets enveloped in canopies or lit with LEDs

...Canopies are such a critical issue in terms of the experience of walking," said Michele Elfers, with CBJ Engineering and Public Works. She suggested more discussion on public-private partnerships and to make an expensive project more manageable...
My Turn: Sullivan: Alaska, Washington state must work together

...Alaskans, are proposing for the future.? U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan, R-Alaska, sits on the Environment and Public Works Committee and the Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee. He also serves as a lieutenant colonel in the U...
Empowered pool board may answer to Parks and Rec.

...consolidation. He previously served as director of Public Works and general manager at Eaglecrest Ski Area.Assembly...Duncan was mistakenly given the title of Director of Public Works instead of Parks & Recreation.? Contact reporter...
KayHi softball season jeopardized by seashell fragments found in Dudley Field

...include material dredged from Bar Harbor in the 1990s, according to Alex Peura, director of Ketchikan Gateway Borough public works.The material was covered and for the past dozen years sat six inches below the surface of the field. Some of that...
City public works committee advocates electric cars

...electric vehicle momement. At the regular meeting of the Public Works and Facilities Committee on Monday, members agreed...vehicles if used improperly.Rorie Watt, director of Public Works, said the city would be liable for damage or accidental...


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