Announcements, City of Seward

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. 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

    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

    • I look forward to serving with you soon! I barley made it……… It was a great group of people running.

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