Archives for August 2016

Welcome Andrew Ackerman and Peter Flint!

  Welcome Andrew Ackerman, Environmental Manager Andrew and his family have lived in Alaska for the last seven years. His three children, ages 7, 10, and 12, attend local Fairbanks schools and his wife is an elementary education tutor. They are very involved in local sports, community events, and outdoor activities all year. Most recently, […]

Military Appreciation and F-35 Day

With the exciting news that we are receiving two squadrons of F-35s in 2020, approximately $500 million in military construction before then and potentially 3,400 additional service men and women, it was cause for celebration. The City, the Fairbanks North Star Borough, and the Fairbanks Economic Development Corporation partnered with Pioneer Park to organize the […]

2016 Notice of Election

2016 NOTICE OF ELECTION

City Council Audio – 08/22/2016

City Council Meeting – The following link contains the audio of the City Council Meeting that was held on August 22nd, 2016. Audio from past Council Meetings Available here: Link NOTE: If you’re having trouble listening to the audio for this meeting, please try playing the recording in Firefox.

Welcome Tom Borce, Risk Manager

The City’s new Risk Manager, Tom Borce, started last week.  Tom was born and raised in San Diego, California.  He moved to Fairbanks in 1983, where he met his wife, Kari.  Tom and Kari raised two children in Fairbanks.  Their son, Haakon, is married and has started a family of his own.   Their daughter, Tessa, […]

Council Action Notice – 08/22/2016

To view the City Council Action Notice from the Regular Meeting of August 22, 2016, click here.

COMMUNITY PERSPECTIVE

Fairbanks Daily News-Miner – 08/22/2016 Page : A06 COMMUNITY PERSPECTIVE Where are the alarm bells? By: City of Fairbanks Chief of Police-Randall Aragon Retired Police Chief Dan Hoffman’s June 28 article caught my attention. After assuming command of the Fairbanks Police Department, I met with him. We discussed issues during his tenure from 1989. He […]

Anchorage Kidnapping Suspect Arrested in Fairbanks

On 08/22/16 the City of Fairbanks Police Department received a report shortly after midnight of a wanted subject at the 1000 block of Kellum Street.  Officers responded and were able to locate William Doug Burgess, 18, of Fairbanks inside an apartment at that location.  A $250,000 warrant had been issued for Burgess in regards to […]

Clean Up the Streets

Please join your friends and neighbors for a Southside and Downtown neighborhood beautification project Saturday, August 27, 2016.  Cleanup will be from 10 – 1 PM.  There will be a BBQ for participants hosted by FNA Community Services from 12 – 2 PM. Meeting and check in locations are the Prospector parking lot or JP […]

City Council Agenda Packet – 08/22/2016

To view the City Council Agenda Packet for the Regular Meeting of August 22, 2016, click here.