Architect recommends new police station, nixes remodel
10,750 square foot building to cost $6.34 million to construct
After approving the report of Jensen, Yorba, Lott, Inc. the city council agreed Wednesday night to have councilor Sue Flint, Mayor Dwyer and the city manager lobby for design funds for the city police station when they are in Juneau next week. The council agreed it was important not to jeopardize the city’s drive-down dock funds while seeking project funds for the design of the new police station.
During discussion it was noted that the state funds allocated to build the new fire hall were designated by the legislature for public safety buildings and fire halls, and perhaps remaining fire...