Deputy Mayor Merrill Sanford raises up the ceremonious pruning shears after snipping the proverbial ribbon at the Jensen-Olson Arboretum dedication on Saturday. Pictured from left, Ed Buyarski, Robert Tonkin, Mary Mearig, Peter Froehlich, Merrill Sanford, Florence Johnson, Merrill Jensen, and Andrea Doll. Jensen, arboretum manager, is also working to restore the 95-year-old vegetable garden on the grounds that once fed Juneau gold miners.
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