City Engineering Team Wins Award

The City of Fairbanks received the 2016 Implementation Award at the Alaska Chapter of the American Planning Association (AK APA). This award was presented to Jackson Fox for the Cushman Street Reconstruction and Wayfinding Signs projects during the implementation of Complete Streets. Great work by the Engineering Team in bringing this project from concept to […]

City Council Audio – 10/10/2016

City Council Meeting – The following link contains the audio of the City Council Meeting that was held on September 19th, 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.

Fire Marshals seek identification of possible witnesses

 

2016 IMPOUND VEHICLES & CITY SURPLUS AUCTION

Good Video on Police

Here is a good video on police.  Please watch. https://shar.es/1lR1JW  

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 […]

Clay Street Cemetery Looking Great!

Before and after photos show some of the many improvements and work that is being done at the Clay Street Cemetery.  Our Public Works Department is in charge of the cemetery work this summer and is performing much needed work and improvements. Public Works has trimmed back bushes and shrubs, maintained fences, mowed, edged, filled […]

Welcome Allan Heineken

Allan’s first day of work for the City of Fairbanks Fire Department was Tuesday.  Allan says, “My name is Allan Heineken.  I was born and raised in Fairbanks. I went to North Pole High School and played hockey in Fairbanks growing up. My father is a firefighter at North Pole Fire Department and my mother […]

Welcome Lane Bonham

Lane started work on last Monday at Fairbanks Police Department.  Lane says, “My name is Lane Bonham. I was born in Fargo, North Dakota, and I was raised in Moorhead, Minnesota. When I was growing up I raced snowmobiles, and I also raced BMX. In the fourth grade I started playing football and played until […]

Juneteenth

The City of Fairbanks joined in celebrations this weekend of Juneteenth, celebrating the abolition of slavery in Texas after the Civil War.  Mayor Eberhart was at the Juneteenth picnic, along with the Fairbanks Diversity Council, our Fairbanks Fire Department, the local Red Cross, the NAACP, the Breast Cancer Awareness Center of Fairbanks and others.   […]