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Contact Information

155 S. Seward St.
City Hall Room 218
Juneau, AK 99801

fax 907-586-4589

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2018-2019 Applications & Forms


2018-2019 Commercial Use Application Period


  • The 2018-2019 2-Year permit application period is CLOSED


  • *SPECIAL* 1-Year Commercial Use Permit at Mayor Bill Overstreet Park (end of W 8th and W 9th Streets near the bridge)
    • Application period is CLOSED

Permit Types


2-Year Commercial Use Permit:Commercial Use permits are issued biannually to authorize a business to operate a commercial enterprise within CBJ Parklands or a facility for more than 30 days. Permits are issued for two years, with an update the second year. Specific documentation and insurance is required, as well as good standing with the CBJ Tax Dept. Permits are subject to Director review and approval. $250 Application Fee.


1- 30 Day Commercial Use Permits: Authorization to operate a commercial enterprise within CBJ Parklands or a facility for periods of less than 30 consecutive days.  For the applicant who does not need the two-year permit.  This permit is site specific and is non-renewable within that year. There is an application fee and size of group will be considered with request. Permits are subject to Director review and approval. $150 Application Fee.   


Special Use Permit: Authorization for a one-time use for companies or individuals who want to use CBJ Parklands or a facility for profit, i.e.: movie or photo shoots; recreation events.  There is an application fee subject to additional fees depending on type and length of use.  Applicant may be required to pay for a P&R staff person to monitor the area.  Special conditions or restrictions may be required depending on location and/or length of time requested. Please call the P&R Office for an application. Permits are subject to Director review and approval. $250 Application Fee.



Commercial Use CBJ Regulations:
CBJ Parks and Recreation Commercial Use Regulations

In 2004 the Trails Working Group in conjunction with Parks and Recreation put together a list of recommendations for commercial use of existing trails around Juneau.  Click on the link below to see these recommendations:


For questions regarding Commercial Use please email Lauren Verrelli at or call (907) 586-0423.