City meetings for the week of Feb. 6-12


• The Assembly Public Works & Facilities Committee will meet at noon in Assembly Chambers.

• The Building Code Advisory Committee will meet at 5 p.m. in the Downtown Fire Hall.

• The Assembly Lands Committee will meet at 5 p.m. in Assembly Chambers.

• The Eaglecrest Long Term Planning Committee will meet at 5:30 p.m. at the PND Inc. Offices 9360 Glacier Hwy, 1st Floor.

• The Juneau Human Rights Commission will meet at 5:30 p.m. in City Hall Conference Room 224.


• The Juneau School District Board of Education will meet at 6:15 p.m. in the Juneau-Douglas High School Library. On the agenda are adoption of the school calendar (spring break or no?), superintendent evaluation and revision of the indirect costs policy. It also will have a worksession at 4:30 p.m. on Equity in the Schools.


• The Juneau Local Emergency Planning Committee will meet at noon in the Bartlett Regional Hospital Administrative Board Room.

• The Airport Board will meet at 6 p.m. in the Airport Alaska Room.


• The BRH Board of Directors Planning Committee will meet at noon in the BRH Administrative Board Room.

• The Fiscal Policy Review Task Force will meet at 4 p.m. in City Hall Conference Room 224.


Police & Fire for Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017

This report contains public information available to the Empire from law enforcement and public safety agencies. This report includes arrest and citation information, not conviction information. Anyone listed in this report is presumed innocent. Anyone with information about a crime can report a tip anonymously to

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This day in Juneau history: Feb. 19

On Feb. 19, 1987, Gov. Steve Cowper and the Alaska Legislature formed a budget plan for the upcoming year. The House Finance Committee passed a bill giving Gov. Cowper permission to spend the $428 million reserve fund, and representatives described meetings with Gov. Cowper “wonderful”.

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Libraries accepting food for fines

The Juneau Public Libraries are accepting food donations to pay off library fines during the entire month of February.

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Senate Bill 54 aims to roll back some provisions of criminal justice reform

Changes to Senate Bill 91 — a controversial bill was enacted last summer in an effort to reduce Alaska’s prison population — are being rolled out as part of Senate Bill 54, introduced on the floor on Feb. 10.

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