City and Borough of Juneau
155 S. Seward Street
Juneau, Alaska 99801
tel. 907-586-5240
fax 907-586-5385

Engineering Department

Downtown Street Improvement/ Franklin and Front Street Reconstruction

Initiated by a grassroots effort to improve the condition and experience of the downtown core area of Juneau, this project has undergone an extensive publice outreach and schematic design phase.  Phase I design is complete and construction has begun.

Phase I Construction : Spring 2017
Phase II Construction: Spring 2018, pending funding
Phase III Construction: Spring 2019, pending funding


Construction Update 4-22-17: Construction continues on S. Franklin Street. AEL&P performed a live power transfer to the new transformer on Ferry Way. Block 1, Admiral Way to Ferry Way, has new sidewalks, curb and gutter, storm drains and paving.  Lighting is currently being installed.  This coming week Arete will move into Block 2 from Ferry Way to Front Street and begin removing sidewalk, curb and gutter.  The Phase II traffic control plan will be put into effect early next week.  Pedestrian access and business delivery service will be maintained during construction.  Please consider attending the construction update meeting at Heritage Cafe on Front Street 9am every Tuesday morning.

Click here for traffic control plan for Block II.

Click here for PSA.


Construction Contact and Preparedness Info Click Here

100% Design Documents, Phase I
Assessment Documents
Public Meeting #4, 9/29/16, 65% Phase I
Assessment Documents
Assessment Documents
Assessment Documents
Public Meeting #1, 4/2/15
Recommendation Documents
Street Section
Public Meeting #2, 6/17/15
Street View
35% Design
35% Design
Public Meeting #3, 12/09/15
Meeting 3

Related Documents

Contact Lori Sowa, Project Manager
City and Borough of Juneau

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