Archives for February 2015

Goodbye and Congratulations to City Clerk Janey Hovenden:

We were so fortunate to have Janey Hovenden at the City of Fairbanks for the many years that she worked here. Janey anticipated the needs of the residents and Council, was proactive in making changes to make processes more efficient, and was incredibly responsive to requests for help and information. As City Clerk, Janey’s meetings […]

Council Action Notice – 02/23/15

To view the Council Action from the Regular City Council Meeting of February 23, 2015, click the below link. Council Action Notice – 02/23/2015

Advocating for the City of Fairbanks in Juneau:

Earlier this week Mayor Eberhart testified on HB105 and the energy needs of our community. Mayor Eberhart is pictured speaking in front of the House Special Committee on Energy in Juneau. Mayor John Eberhart is in the foreground seated next to Mayor Luke Hopkins.

Council Agenda Packet – 02/23/15

To view the City Council Agenda Packet for the Regular Meeting of February 23, 2015 click the below link. Agenda Packet – February 23, 2015

Employee of the Year Award: Community Service!

Four employees were honored for their service to the City and citizens of Fairbanks in the first Annual Awards Ceremony. Categories for the awards were in Customer Service, Safety, Professional Development, and Community Service. Scott McCumby, Sergeant with the Fairbanks Police Department, received the award for Community Service. Sgt. McCumby has spearheaded several community events […]

Employee of the Year Award: Safety!

Four employees were honored for their service to the City and citizens of Fairbanks in the first Annual Awards Ceremony. Categories for the awards were in Customer Service, Safety, Professional Development, and Community Service. Davina McMilon, Heavy Duty Mechanic with the Public Works Department, received the award for Safety. Davina has excelled in ensuring that […]

Council Action Notice – 02/09/15

To view the City Council Action from the Regular Meeting of February 9, 2015, click the below link. Council Action Notice – 02/09/2015

Employee of the Year Award: Professional Development!

Four employees were honored for their service to the City and citizens of Fairbanks in the first Annual Awards Ceremony. Categories for the awards were in Customer Service, Safety, Professional Development, and Community Service. Danyielle Snider, Deputy City Clerk II, in the City Clerk’s Office, received the award for Professional Development. Dani garnered a grant […]

Employee of the Year Award: Customer Service!

Four employees were honored for their service to the City and citizens of Fairbanks in the first Annual Awards Ceremony. Categories for the awards were in Customer Service, Safety, Professional Development, and Community Service. Jessica Jensen, Dispatcher for the Fairbanks Emergency Communications Center, received an award for her outstanding Customer Service. Jessica has consistently gone […]

Welcome to Our Newest Employee: Tim Zinza!

Welcome Tim Zinza! Tim began employment on Monday with the City of Fairbanks in the Engineering Department as an Engineer III: Tim moved to Fairbanks in July, 1987 from Connecticut solely for the unique appeal the state of Alaska has to offer. Tim married a second generation Alaskan, Ginnie Hansen, in 1990, whom he has […]