The only permanent standalone public restroom in downtown Fairbanks is closed, probably for the rest of the summer, after vandals caused between $10,000 and $15,000 in damage, according to John Haas, parks superintendent for the Fairbanks North Star Borough.

The restroom is located between the Rabinowitz Courthouse and the Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center.

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