We wish to extend our warmest and deepest thanks to the following people who generously gave their time, energy and morale support for the official dedication of the covered play area at the Zach Gordon Youth Center on Aug. 6:
City of Juneau personnel, including acting City Manager Kim Kiefer, and Mayor Bruce Botelho; Marc Matsil, Sheila Fisher, Brent Fischer, Carol Ackerman, Larry Blatnick, Donnyel Burras, Brian Davies, Erica George, Terry Hinkley, Alicia McLain, Mike Meersman, Jonathan Mollick, Derron Peterson, Bob Reierson, Evan Sobel and Scott Van Hoozer from the Parks and Recreation Department; Steve Tada and Theresa Mores from the Engineering Department; Matt Scranton and Eric Meyer from the MIS Department; Musicians Alyssa Fischer and Ken Truitt; photographer Elmer Lindstrom; special guest speaker, local basketball star and NBA player, Carlos Boozer.
The Zach Gordon Youth Center's covered play area is now a welcomed reality that is being frequently used by many of Juneau's youth and young adults who're glad to have this finely built, newly equipped and well-maintained facility in which to enjoy the game of basketball.
Manager, Zach Gordon Youth Center
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