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Promote recreational and cultural opportunities and maintain and enhance City and Borough of Juneau facilities and resources.



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Follow the Parks department on Twitter!Savikko Park Field Resurfacing Begins This WeekJuneau Glacier Valley Rotary - 4th Annual Day at the PoolCity Museum now closed on SundaysPublic Reception for the Empty Chair exhibit and memorial at the City MuseumWater Safety Instructor TrainingHistory Storytime at the City Museum every TuesdayCapital School Park Master Plan - Empty Chair ProjectFollow Dimond Park Aquatic Center on Twitter!Follow AGB Pool on Twitter!Come see the new poolside climbing wall at AGB Pool!Youth Activities Board Meeting Notice2014 Commercial Use Permits for 1 to 30 daysMt. Jumbo Gym is closed for the season Follow @ZachGordonYouth on Twitter!Off Highway Vehicles (OHV) Park informationTREADWELL SUMMER CAMPYouth Outdoor Soccer Registration - Ages 5-14Follow the Recreation Department on Twitter!Watch this amazing video about the Arboretum!Aquatics Facility Advisory BoardCope Park Master PlanParks & Recreation Advisory CommitteePicnic Shelter ReservationsJuneau Non-Motorized Transportation PlanJuneau Non-Motorized Transportation Plan MapsJensen-Olson Arboretum Advisory Board MeetingThunder Mt. Soccer Camps in JULY. Registration continuing!Men's & Women's Volleyball Team RegistrationDimond Park Aquatic Center DesignParks & Recreation Comprehensive PlanSavikko Park Master Plan

Juneau Parks & Recreation

Brent Fischer, Parks & Recreation Director


Brent Fischer was born in San Diego, California. He moved to Juneau in 1991 with his wife to be close her family. Brent was one of the first Alaskans to earn the designation of Certified Public Manager from University of Alaska Southeast. While in California, Brent worked ten years for a national telecommunications company. Positions held were operator supervisor, lineman, residential and business account representative and then as the company presidentís liaison to the California Public Utilities Commission.

He started his career with the City and Borough of Juneau in 1994 as the Events Supervisor at Centennial Hall. He transferred to the Facilities Maintenance Division in 1996 as Facilities Manager and then was selected as the Facilities Maintenance Superintendent in 1997.

Brent is an active member of the Civil Air Patrol, an auxiliary of the United States Air Force. Brent is married with one daughter.