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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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
My Turn: SB 21 raiding Alaska's savings

...million, or almost half the University of Alaska statewide budget. Alaska has stopped investing in schools to build public works projects on the North Slope that benefit the largest corporations on earth.I support an income tax to re-engage...
Brown lawns loom this year in California yards in the front and fruit trees and vegetable gardens in the back, said William Murray, Garden Grove's public works director."You are talking about a huge change that needs to be made, and unfortunately in a significantly short...
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Public works director retiring

Joe Buck, director of Public Works Department, has given notice of his decision to retire July 3. "Public Works is one of the most important departments...and take over as the director of Public Works when Buck retires in July. Duncan...


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