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Soldotna Parks and Rec to continue adapting of Soldotna must continue adapting and improving its parks and recreational areas. That was the message from Andrew Carmichael, Soldotna Parks and Recreation Director, at the Soldotna Chamber of Commerce luncheon held Tuesday at Froso's...
Sports complex tops Soldotna priority list

...additional revenue to make up for increased maintenance, staffing and utility costs. Parks and Recreation Director Andrew Carmichael said it is unlikely the investment would be directly returned. "The only thing worse than a rink is a pool...
New skating paths on the horizon for Soldotna

...skating paths. The city is currently in a period of nailing down logistics, Soldotna parks and recreation director Andrew Carmichael said. Some measurements are needed before any developments next winter, he said. "We want to get people to thrive...
Soldotna Creek Park gardens vandalized

...were orange as well, she said. "They really went shopping around," Parks and Recreation Department Director Andrew Carmichael said. "The situation was very disheartening." A report has been filed with the Soldotna Police department about...
Lack of fishing opportunity leads to river clean-up effort to clear up litter lining the shore of the Kenai River. Soldotna Parks and Recreation Director Andrew Carmichael's advocacy spawned the effort for a week long cleanup. He said Anderson's endorsement illustrates the relevancy...
Soldotna works to finalize sports complex price tag

...project was originally estimated at $23-27 million, but City Manager Mark Dixson, Parks and Recreation Director Andrew Carmichael and Nancy Casey of Casey Planning and Design met previously to talk redesign for the complex to bring down the project...
Soldotna parks to see solar-powered trash compactors

...garbage. The trash cans text city employees when they are full and need to be emptied. Parks and Recreation Director Andrew Carmichael said the BigBelly Solar bins will free up seasonal employees so they have more time to work on other tasks.The...
Finished trails and recreation plan allows for additional ideas

...mark."(The board) really dove into it and took it seriously," she said.Even though the plan is complete, Andrew Carmichael, parks and recreation director, said it allows for opportunities that "pop up" to be added to the plan."It's...
Public invited to discuss upcoming Soldotna Sports Center improvements

...received public input for the sports center.She said many people are looking for more social ice time in Soldotna. Andrew Carmichael, Soldotna parks and recreation director, said the city has been clearing Arc Lake along the Sterling Highway for...
Soldotna residents review recreation and trails plan

...We have all sorts of ideas on the table, so we need to rank them," she said. Parks and Recreation Director Andrew Carmichael said Casey has been "beating the pavement" to get public input. She even went door knocking to get residents...


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