City Council Stays The Same

The canvass board has met and OFFICIAL results from the October 2, 2012 City Election are:

City of Seward

Jean Bardarson, 256 votes
Marianna Keil, 233 votes
Ristine Casagranda, 200 votes
Kenneth Blatchford, 192 votes
Tim McDonald, 100 votes


PROPOSITION #1: (to Opt-Out of APOC Financial Disclosure Requirements and Adopt City Forms and Guidelines)
Yes, 225 votes
No, 134 votes

PROPOSITION #2: (to enter into seven year franchise agreement with Alaska Waste – Kenai Peninsula, LLC for the collection and disposal of garbage and refuse)
Yes, 246 votes
No, 114 votes

Johanna Kinney, CMC
City Clerk, City of Seward



  1. Seward Voter says:

    Don’t give up Kenny, put your name in the hat next time. Ristine and all of council – Make Coastal Villages happen.

    Seward Voters, where are you??? Poor turnout – very discouraging.

  2. kenneth e blatchford says:

    I’D LIke to congratulate the winners in the council election,you all showed class and were professional and kind,to Tim, keep trying,as I will too. Thank you to the good people who voted Tuesday,and thank you to the folks who voted for me!

    Signed Kenneth e blatchford

  3. I’m glad you made the cut Rissie. Keep up the great work.