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.

Public Celebration of F-35 and Military Appreciation Day

The public is invited to come and enjoy a celebration of the F-35s and our military this Saturday, August 20, from Noon to 8:00 PM at Pioneer Park.  

City Council Audio – 08/8/2016

City Council Meeting – The following link contains the audio of the City Council Meeting that was held on August 8th, 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.

Dancing For a Good Cause

City of Fairbanks Police Chief Randall Aragon competed last week at the Tanana Valley State Fair in “Dancing with the Stars”.  It was a fundraiser for the Lathrop High School ballroom dance program.  Chief Aragon enjoys being active in the community and supporting good causes.  Congratulations to Chief Aragon and his partner, Miss Clara Cheney, […]

Welcome Three New Police Employees

Gerrit Butler Gerrit Butler was born and raised in Fairbanks He is proud to be like his grandfather in serving the City.  His grandfather, Wally Droz, served as City Manager for 30+ years and Gerrit plans to work just as long for the City. Gerrit is very active in the mixed martial arts community here […]

Tender Loving Care at Clay Street Cemetery

If you have visited the Clay Street Cemetery lately, it is easy to see that it has recently had much tender loving care.  City of Fairbanks Public Works employee Phil Petman has a degree in Landscape Horticulture and is a Certified Arborist.  Phil has been in charge of the care of the cemetery this summer.  […]

Keep It 100

The City of Fairbanks Police Department, along with the Big Dipper and the South Fairbanks Community Watch groups, will be celebrating a Community Policing Event on Saturday, August 27, 2016 at 1:00 PM.  The event will be hosted by Lily of The Valley Church at 2404 South Barnette Street. There will be food and beverages, […]