Council Agenda Packet – 05/09/2016

To view the City Council Agenda Packet for the Regular Meeting of May 9, 2016, click here.

Bike to School Day

Students from the Watershed Charter School of Fairbanks enjoyed a morning ride as they participated in the “Bike to School Day” Wednesday May 4th.

May 2016 is Bike Month

A joint proclamation has been signed by Mayor Karl W. Kassel – Fairbanks North Star Borough, Mayor John Eberhart – City of Fairbanks, and Mayor Bryce Ward – North Pole, declaring May 2016 as Bike Month;  May 4th as Bike to School Day, and May 16 – 20 as Bike to Work Week.   All […]

**UPDATE** Peger Road is now open!

Peger Road is now open and traffic can resume in the area.

**UPDATE** Peger Road closed

Peger Road will continue to be closed at Airport Way southbound to Davis Road for approximately 3 more additional hours due to a utility issue.

Job Fair

Natural Gas Leak

This morning at approximately 8:15 am, Fairbanks Fire Department responded to a call that a transmission gas line was struck during excavation, causing a gas leak at 1979 Peger Road.  The Alaska State Troopers and the Department of Motor Vehicles’ building has been evacuated and closed due to the close proximity of the leak.  In […]

Fairbanks “SOS Campaign”

“Youth Suicide – Out of the Darkness Awareness Day” Thursday, April 28th was recognized as “Youth Suicide – Out of the Darkness Awareness Day” by proclamation by the City of Fairbanks Mayor John Eberhart on the steps of the Patrick Cole City Hall building.  Students from surrounding High Schools walked from Lathrop High School in […]

Walk A Mile In Her Shoes

Please click on the link below for information on an important community event. Join Police Chief Randall Aragon at the 2016 “Walk A Mile In Her Shoes” event raising awareness about domestic violence and sexual assault in the City of Fairbanks. This event is scheduled for Saturday April 30th, 2016 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm […]

Aurora Award Presented

Last Friday evening was the Explore Fairbanks Annual Awards Banquet, at Birch Hill.   One of the awards presented was the Aurora Award.  The Aurora Award is presented to an individual, local public official, organization, business or corporation for consistently exceptional contributions to the development and/or increase of the Fairbanks visitor industry. Jeff Jacobson, the Chief […]