Daily Report - Yosemite National Park
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Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018
Today: Mostly cloudy. Highs 57 to 67 at 5000 feet...48 to 58 at 8000 feet.
Tonight: Mostly cloudy. Lows 37 to 47 at 5000 feet...27 to 37 at 8000 feet.
Tomorrow: Mostly cloudy. Near the crest, slight chance of snow. Slight chance of rain, slight chance of snow in the afternoon. Snow level above 8000 feet. Highs 55 to 65 at 5000 feet...46 to 54 at 8000 feet.
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NEW AND HAPPENING TODAY
Don Coffman Retired
Don Coffman finished up his last day as Fire Marshal on December 31st. Please forward your communications to fire inspector Blake Scott at firstname.lastname@example.org, 379-1852 or to FMO Kelly Martin at email@example.com, 372-0325. Don will be returning as a volunteer in 2018 to assist the Fire and Aviation Branch until a new fire marshal is hired. His cell phone number is 770-4755.
Yosemite Conservancy seeks Theater and Sales Coordinator
Are you a creative and reliable individual seeking public engagement opportunities? Do you believe theater plays an important role in helping visitors connect to Yosemite? Come run the Yosemite Theater program and work with visitors in the Valley Visitor Center bookstore. Work with great people, express yourself both creatively and administratively, and offer visitors unique interpretive experiences in the theater. Looking for friendly, good humored, team player who is organized and can confidently solve problems independently. Can train for the rest. Position is year round, subject to furlough and includes generous benefits. Visit yosemiteconservancy.org/
Art Center Demolition
The AAC demolition is completed except for the sand removal under the building. This will require a contract modification and so the project is on hold until the modification is completed by PWR, likely in late January - early February. Completion of the sand removal is expected by early February. (D. Miller)
Room(s) for Rent
Two rooms for rent in a beautiful, large 4+ bed/2.5 bath home, nestled in the hills off the 140, near the border of Mariposa and Midpines. Home is on 5 quiet acres, surrounded by great views which you can see from bedroom windows. $550/month per room, plus a portion of utilities. Discount for both rooms. Email synchronicity.support@gmail.
CONSTRUCTION & TRAFFIC DELAYS
Museum/District Building Electrical Rehab Project
This project will rehabilitate the electrical system in the Museum/District Building by installing grounding in the existing electrical circuits. The Contractor mobilized on Monday, December 18th and the project is expected to run for 6 months. The 8 parking stalls to the west of the building between the sidewalk on the south and the south end of the fence to the north will become the Contractor's staging areas. Please do not leave any vehicles parked there on Sunday night. Thank you. (K. White)