It takes one tour of the Department of Labor (DOL) building to recognize its nickname was born from a cynical tongue. The Plywood Palace has been plagued by water damage, mold and air quality problems. Inside and out, its appearance is anything but an architectural charm. There’s no historical value either. Simply speaking, this isn‘t a palace anyone would write home about. That is unless you’re paid to make it appear attractive. Enter Kevin Jardell, who was chosen last week to be the lobbyist for the City and Borough of Juneau.