Military Appreciation and F-35 Day

Mark your calendars to attend Military Appreciation and F-35 Day Saturday, August 20, at Pioneer Park.

City Council Agenda Packet – 07/25/2016

To view the City Council Agenda Packet for the Regular Meeting of July 25, 2016, click here.

A Nice Surprise for Officers

Last week, Christine Fry (General Manager of Tanana Valley Television and Radio) delivered bags for each officer.  39 bags were filled with candy.  A note attached to each bag had nice commentary for each type of candy.  The gift bags were meant to show the City of Fairbanks Police Department the care, support and appreciation […]

Citizens Police Academy Graduation

Recently, 13 persons graduated from the City of Fairbanks Police Department’s Citizens Police Academy.  The annual Citizens Police Academy gives participants insight into what is involved in the work of our Police Department.  The 12 week course includes a tour of the police station, exposure to the UAF justice program, a K9 demonstration, criminal investigations, […]

Cancellation of Downtown Block Party, July 22

Due to poor weather conditions predicted for Friday afternoon, the Downtown Block Party celebrating our heritage and Sister City Fanano, Italy has been cancelled.  Anyone who has purchased tickets should contact the person from whom you purchased your tickets for a refund.  Thank you for your interest.  Please excuse the inconvenience.

Youth Safety Day

It’s coming! Join in the fun as the Spirit of Alaska Federal Credit Union teams up with the Boy and Girls Scouts and Volunteers in Policing to bring you a fun-filled day of youth safety activities!   Please click on the link for full details  

Midnight Sun Intertribal Powwow

This past weekend, the annual Midnight Sun Intertribal Powwow was held in our Golden Heart City. The Fairbanks Diversity Council had an exhibit. Pictured are Travis Cole (a member of the Fairbanks Diversity Council), his daughter, Police Chief Randall Aragon, and Mayor Eberhart. Veterans (2nd picture) prepare to present the colors. We salute and honor […]

Governor Walker Meets with Mayors

On a recent trip to Fairbanks, Governor Walker met with Mayor Eberhart from the City of Fairbanks, Mayor Ward from North Pole, and a representative from Fairbanks North Star Borough Mayor Kassel’s office.  The Governor discussed the State budget situation and other issues.   It was a valuable opportunity for the Mayors and Governor to be […]

Mayor Eberhart Greets Florida Visitor

Today we had the pleasure of meeting Mr. Gary “Revolution” Bachman who is visiting Fairbanks from Florida.  Gary is a music writer and composer and enjoys traveling.  He chatted with the Mayor and several other employees here in the Patrick B. Cole City Hall.  Gary received a City pin and card from the Mayor.  Gary, […]

Grand Opening of Cushman Street

Monday afternoon was an exciting time for everyone involved with the Cushman Street Reconstruction Project.  A street celebration and ribbon cutting ceremony were held. Chris Miller, President of the Downtown Association of Fairbanks, was the Master of Ceremony.  Mayor Eberhart also spoke saying, “This is an important project for our Golden Heart City.  It provides […]