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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.



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Dimond Pool Closed for Seasonal Maintenance starting Monday 4-20 thru 5-1Treadwell Arena SurveyYouth Sports- Outdoor Soccer- Special one day registration on May 9th at DPAC from 10am-2pmParty RentalsWater Safety Instructor Course - June 2015DPAC Certified Pool-Spa Operator CourseNew DPAC Pool Hours for MondayDPAC new winter/spring swim schedule *Revised 2/20/15Electric Vehicle Charging Station comes to the MPGSHARE YOUR THOUGHTS WITH P&RYouth Activities Board Meeting NoticeMt. Jumbo Gym - preschool open gymTHANKS FOR A GREAT SKATING SEASONAquatics Facility Advisory BoardParks & Recreation Advisory CommitteeJuneau Non-Motorized Transportation PlanJuneau Non-Motorized Transportation Plan MapsJensen-Olson Arboretum Advisory Board MeetingDimond Park Aquatic Center DesignParks & Recreation Comprehensive PlanSavikko Park Master Plan

Juneau Parks & Recreation

Myiia Wahto (Whistler), Recreation Superintendent


Myiia Wahto (Whistler) was born in Juneau, Alaska and raised in Douglas, Alaska. She attended Juneau-Douglas High School and graduated from Western Washington University with a BA in Recreation in 1990. Myiia started her career in recreation with the Juneau Sports Association providing soccer and softball leagues for adults before being hired on with Juneau Parks & Recreation in the fall of 1990 as the Recreation Program Leader for youth sports. Myiia was promoted to Recreation Supervisor for youth sports and Mt. Jumbo Gym in 2001.

Myiia loves to travel, spend time with her family and recreates all year long, taking full advantage of all the City’s Parks & Recreation facilities. She is active in the adult hockey and softball and sits on the Juneau Douglas Ice Association youth hockey board and has previously coached youth hockey for four years.