Manson Construction of Seattle is expected to get the contract to do the massive cruise ship dock rebuild.
Education funding and the state’s unfunded public employee retirement obligation topped the list of topics discussed by the Juneau Assembly and the Capital City’s legislative delegation on Wednesday.
Matt Felix says part of the report’s goal is to give community health planners an indication of how to make a community healthier, so the report also focuses on Juneau’s weaknesses.
The Assembly Public Works and Facilities Committee on Monday voted unanimously to send a resolution establishing the procedure to the full Assembly with a "do pass" recommendation.
The proposal calls for landfill operator Waste Management to continue shipping the city’s processed sewage sludge to the Lower 48 for the next five years.
"We see opportunity for staff to collaborate more where our missions intersect," said Library Director Robert Barr.
Scott Phillips worked for the City and Borough of Juneau for nearly 30 years, including 19 as the Juneau Police Department's mechanic.
The Assembly also amended the city's disturbing the peace code, created a Human Resources and Risk Management Department, and transferred funds to a project to rehabilitate Last Chance Basin's well field.
Developer Richard Harris hopes to convince the Juneau Assembly to rezone residential property so he can build a commercial enterprise. Harris has not said what he wants to build.