Diversity Action Plan

The Fairbanks General Code tasks the Fairbanks Diversity Council with recommending a Diversity Action Plan (DAP) to the City Council for approval.  The purpose of the DAP is to increase the capacity of the City to succeed in its mission of serving all of the people of Fairbanks. The DAP will provide guidance to the City Council and […]

Christmas tree recycling

The City Public Works Department will be picking up Christmas trees that are ready for recycling on Thursday, December 29.  Next Monday through Wednesday, garbage collectors will note the addresses of citizens who have put Christmas trees out for collection; they will collect the trees on Thursday.  Please remove all decorations, lights, and tree stands!  You […]

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



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 […]