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Facilities & Recreation

Adult Sports Augustus Brown Pool Centennial Hall Convention Center Dimond Park Aquatic Center Jensen-Olson Arboretum Parking Facilities Treadwell Ice Arena Youth Sports Zach Gordon Youth Center

Mission Statement

To enhance the quality of life in Juneau, the Parks and Recreation Department will deliver a high level of guest service with cost effective operations provided by highly engaged employees.


Auke Lake Buoys have been removed.  The Boat Launch Gate will remain open until significant ice covers the Lake.  The No-Wake Zones and areas where motorized vessels are prohitited remain in effect.  If you need additional information, contact Parks & Recreation at 586-5226. 

Auke Lake Management Plan - The CBJ Committee Of the Whole reviewed the Auke Lake Management Plan Summer update summary presented by Parks & Recreation staff on January 13, 2014.  Their direction to Parks & Recreation was:

1) Continue to enforce current ordinance/regulations;

2) Install regulatory buoys;

3) Make public aware of boating safety education;

4) Return to the COW at the end of summer with more usage data. 


April 7, 2014, the CBJ Assembly amended the Auke Lake Ordinance:  Ordinance 2014-20

Final Auke Lake Management Plan of 2013