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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...
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...
More trail options available for recreational use

...connection between Centennial Campground and the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex. Soldotna Parks and Recreation Director Andrew Carmichael said the connection includes 190 feet of elevated walkway connecting the river and the base of the hill and a long...
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...
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...
Changes to sports complex plan considered

...our area." In a Thursday interview with the Clarion, Casey, Dixson and Soldotna Parks and Recreation Director Andrew Carmichael agreed that council's decision to postpone the plan's approval was not unexpected.As to the specific conference...

...Nels Anderson, Soldotna Parks and Recreation, ConocoPhillips, Riverside Assisted Living, Jumpin' Junction, Andrew Carmichael, Krista and Sean Schooley, Larry Semmens, Doug Letch, Beemun's, Gamas Design, James Clark, Merrill Sikorski...
Soldotna looks at grants, police department

...well as improving efficiency while working with boards, commissions and nonprofits. Parks and Recreation Director Andrew Carmichael recommended the council accept the grant. The Society of Municipal Arborists teaches the program; the organization...


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