Archives for March 2014

Council Action Notice – 03/24/14

To view the City Council Action from the Regular Meeting of March 24, 2014 click the below link: Council Action Notice – 03/24/2014

New Employee: Paul Dick-Fairbanks Police Department

Welcome to Paul Dick! Paul graduated from Lathrop High School in 1997 and received a Bachelors in Justice from the University of Alaska Fairbanks in 2003. He worked as an Equipment Operator/Shop Lead at UAF since 2005 before being hired at the Fairbanks Police Department as a Recruit Police Officer. Paul was hired in February […]

Council Agenda Packet – 03/24/14

To view the City Council Agenda for the Regular Meeting of March 24, 2014, click the below link: Council Agenda Packet 03-24-2014

Council Action Notice – 03/10/14

To view the Council Action Notice from the Regular Meeting of March 10, 2014 click the below link. Council Action Notice – 03/10/2014

Council Passes Ordinance No. 5939 Creating a Fairbanks Diversity Council

Tonight the City Council passed Ordinance No. 5939, as Amended, Creating a Fairbanks Diversity Council.  People who came out to speak in favor of the passage of the ordinance included Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church’s Reverend Blackburn and Mayor Hopkins of the Fairbanks North Star Borough.  Great news for our community! (Amber)  Click here for more information.


Eielson Air Force Base is the best home for the next generation fighter known as the F-35. It is in an amazing position to provide world-class training grounds and cost advantage over foreign basing. By having the F-35, Eielson Air Force Base will see an increase in active duty military by about 76%, about 3,000 […]

Change Your Clock – Change Your Smoke Detector Battery

The Interior Fire Chiefs Association and the State Fire Marshal along with your local fire department are joining forces in reminding you this Sunday, March 9th, when you “spring forward” and change your clock one hour ahead; change your smoke detector batteries. This simple step can save lives. Change Your Clock, Change Your Battery has […]

Council Agenda Packet – 03/10/14

To view the Council Agenda for the Regular City Council Meeting of March 10, 2014, click the following link: Council Agenda Packet – 03/10/2014

New Employee: Dee Antesberger – Finance

Welcome to Dee Antesberger! Dee started employment with the City of Fairbanks this Monday in the Finance Department. Dee came to Alaska in 1991 and has made it through 22 winters. She has four children and stays busy following their wrestling and football activities. Originally from Pittsburgh, she is and will always be a Steelers […]

FMATS 2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan

PRESS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2040 Metropolitan Transportation Plan Update PSA Text Do you drive, walk, bike, or use transit in Fairbanks, North Pole, or the surrounding area? Of course you do! So your Fairbanks Metropolitan Area Transportation System would like your feedback on transportation areas that could be improved. To help collect your […]