PRESS RELEASE: Mahogany Davis Investigation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   MAHOGANY DAVIS INVESTIGATION – FAMILY OFFERS REWARD FOR INFORMATION                  On May 11, 2002, Mahogany Davis died from injuries inflicted by an unknown attacker.  Shortly after 4:00 a.m. a concerned neighbor called the police after they saw Ms. Davis come out of her apartment.  Police found Ms. Davis outside her apartment […]

Welcome to Our Newest Employee: Paul Dick!

Welcome Paul Dick! Paul was born and raised in Fairbanks. He graduated from Lathrop High School in 1997 and received a Bachelor’s Degree 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 […]

Welcome to our Newest Employee: Jill King!

Welcome Jill King! Jill began employment on Monday with the City of Fairbanks in the Human Resources Department as an Administrative Assistant. Jill has lived in Alaska since 1990 and in Fairbanks since 1992. Originally from North Dakota and Montana, Jill came to Anchorage in 1990 where she met her husband, Larry. In 1992 she […]

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 […]

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.

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 […]

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 […]