Police & Fire for Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014

...m. Monday, Jared Herrmann, 18, was arrested for two counts of assault in the 100 block of Main Street near the Downtown Transit Center. He was taken to Lemon Creek Correctional Center. Alcohol was involved.Child abuse? At 1:38 p.m. Monday...
New Capital Transit plan slows to a halt

...grapples with objections from Capital Transit employees who do not approve of proposed...Four months ago, the city approved a new transit development plan to improve the reliability...required an extra $200,000 for the Capital Transit budget to implement.In May, however...
Poetry Omnibus workshop scheduled for Thursday have their work considered for placement on Capital City Transit buses. Only Juneau residents are eligible.This week Emily...year's Poetry Omnibus contest, sponsored by Capital City Transit, Juneau Arts and Humanities Council, Friends of the Juneau...
Firearm theft, illegal shooting case

...comment on the case when reached by phone Monday.Four sustain minor injuries in Saturday bus crashFour passengers in a Capital Transit bus sustained minor injuries after the bus was rear-ended on Glacier Highway Saturday night.Police said the driver of a...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014

...Street. Alcohol was involved.? At 9:10 a.m. Saturday, Lena Jimmie, 52, was contacted while sleeping in the downtown transit center. Jimmie had been given a trespass letter earlier this month prohibiting her from being there. She was cited and released...
Fall Arts Preview all Juneauites. Poetry Omnibus is a national program that posts poetry on public transportation -- in this case Capital Transit buses.The admission period for poems began on May 15, with entries accepted through Oct. 15. The two categories for entries...
Transit plan would add bus route, expand hours

...The draft proposal of an updated Juneau transit system will change some existing bus it stands, the five-year transit plan, developed by San Francisco-based...The last time the city adopted a new transit plan was 2008; the previous one was adopted...
City leaders contemplate transit plan updates

...updated proposal for the city's aging transit plan, as officials prepare for next year's...scenarios would not require increasing the transit budget while the third would, though...three high-demand areas that do not have transit service currently: Riverside Drive...
Empire Editorial: Speak up on public transit plan in the midst of updating its public transit plan for the first time in nearly 18...officials understand that Juneau's public transit plan needs to be updated accordingly...regularly depend on Juneau's public transit system.
Empire Editorial: Things to consider for Juneau's transit plan update

...they looked ahead to Juneau's public transit needs in the near future. Two public...aren't expanded. Increasing public transit hours would benefit the private be considered before the next public transit meeting in December. We are glad to see...


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