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Water, sewer fees will rise in 2015 a flat rate for water and wastewater service, Public Works director Kirk Duncan said. Right now, that's $90.53...and Assemblyman Randy Wanamaker voting against.Public Works director Kirk Duncan said after the meeting that changing...
Rethinking human waste disposal

...000. Public Works ships about 10 containers per week. The total bill for the year is about $1.4 million, public works director Kirk Duncan said.But it's not so much the cost as the uncertainty of waste shipping that is causing the city...
City water levels back to normal

...were restored. It announced Monday that Juneau's water supply is returning to normal levels.On May 12, city Public Works director Kirk Duncan said sediment in Salmon Creek needed to decrease by half before it could be used again for drinking...
Water, wastewater rates will likely increase

A $1 million grant from the state could save the city one year of water rate increases, Public Works director Kirk Duncan said. But the City and Borough of Juneau Assembly, acting as the committee of the whole, opted to look ahead to...
Empire Readers' Council Editorial: 'Mount Trashmore' - it's complicated

...a predicament with its trash. According to information provided by Pacific Waste to City and Borough of Juneau Public Works Director Kirk Duncan, the local landfill has a lifespan of 23 additional years. Annually, Juneau deposits 31,000 tons...
Study: City water, sewer rates should increase

...she asked after Wilks' presentation. Luckily, the numbers are still preliminary, and not set in stone, CBJ Public Works Director Kirk Duncan said."This is a living document," he said. "I anticipate that every year we'll come back with...
Leadership at Public Works, Eaglecrest shifts

...positions has yet to be decided. Public Works director Joe Buck is leaving after...When Duncan takes over as Public Works director in July, he will then get...technically retiring. "I've been Public Works director now for nine years," he...
Water treatment, disposal topics at Chamber of Commerce lunch

...and that includes the City and Borough of Juneau. The future looks busy for the Public Works Administration, as Public Works Director Joe Buck outlined some of the highest priorities to the Juneau Chamber of Commerce. Buck went through several...
Big water and sewer projects planned cost about double that, he said.It also takes a lot to keep the infrastructure up and running, city Public Works Director Kirk Duncan said. The department needs to fund about $73 million in infrastructure improvements. These include...
City gives first public meetings on water rate study

...Cities generally reevaluate their water systems every 10 years, said Kirk Duncan, City and Borough of Juneau Public Works Director, who also addressed the group."The last time was 2003, so it's time," Duncan said.The public works department...


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