Archives for July 2014

Deputy City Clerk Earns Certified Municipal Clerks (CMC) Designation

On July 15, 2014, Danyielle Snider earned the prestigious Certified Municipal Clerk’s (CMC) designation from the International Institute of Municipal Clerks (IIMC). Dani earned this designation by participating in extensive educational pr…ograms and involvement in professional development activities. IIMC supports life-long learning, skill development, public service and fosters a spirit of mutual assistance and goodwill […]

Daughter & Granddaughter of Gene Jones Visit

City Hall is fortunate to have the Jean Lester paintings “Faces of Alaska” displayed in our building. This past Friday, Renee Jones, daughter of Gene Jones (portrayed in the painting) and her daughter, LaMonee Patterson, came to City Hall to see the painting of Gene. The two ladies are visiting from Las Vegas and brought […]

Council Action Notice – 07/21/14

To view the Council Action from the Regular Meeting of July 21, 2014 click the below link. Council Action Notice – 07/21/2014

Press Release: City Finance Department Garners Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

The City of Fairbanks Finance Department has been awarded the “Distinguished Budget Presentation Award” by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA). The criteria for the award assesses an entity on how well the budget serves as: a policy document a financial plan an operations guide a communications device The award reflects the commitment of the […]

Sister City Visitors at Pedro Monument Rededication

The Sister City relationship between Fanano, Italy, and Fairbanks, Alaska, was established to honor the birthplace of Felix Pedro (in Italian “Felice Pedroni”), in 2002. Pedro’s discovery of gold on July 22, 1902, launched a series of events that helped establish Fairbanks. Since 2002 there have been regular exchanges between our two cities. This year […]

Council Agenda Packet – 07/21/14

To view the Agenda Packet for the Regular City Council Meeting of July 21, 2014, click the below link. Council Agenda Packet – 07/21/2014

Mayors Note: July Edition

Mayor Eberhart continues to make communication with you his priority. One of the ways we can accomplish this is by providing a monthly newsletter covering topics and events the City is involved in. We hope you find this helpful and informative and would appreciate your comments and thoughts anytime at 907.459.6793.Thank you, Amber.

Press Release: Mayor Eberhart to Question Fairbanks Natural Gas Rate Increase

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  July 16, 2014 MAYOR EBERHART TO QUESTION FAIRBANKS NATURAL GAS RATE INCREASE Mayor John Eberhart will file comments with the Regulatory Commission of Alaska (RCA) questioning a requested rate increase by Fairbanks Natural Gas, LLC (FNG).  FNG is requesting a permanent rate increase of 6.92%.   “The citizens of our community are […]

Press Release: Mayor Eberhart Attends Mayors’ Institute on City Design

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 15, 2014 MAYOR EBERHART ATTENDS MAYORS’ INSTITUTE ON CITY DESIGN Mayor John Eberhart attended a June National Session of the Mayors’ Institute on City Design (MICD). MICD is a leadership initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with the United States Conference of Mayors and the American Architectural […]

The City of Fairbanks Welcomes Two New Employees:

The City of Fairbanks Welcomes Gibran Sandine and Chord Tozier, Public Safety Assistants for the Fairbanks Police Department. Both Gibran and Chord began in this new position for the Police Department 7/7/14.   Gibran’s Biography- “I was born in Bangladesh but grew up in Washington State. I am a 1995 graduate of Washington State University […]