New berm barrier for Lowell Point Road slide area

Seward Public Works recently replaced the former gravel berm below the major slide area on Lowell Point Road with a row of over 30 Jersey Barriers. The new berm takes up less road space and allowed the road to be widened by 8…

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Hiring for Full-Time Property Manager Position ~ Seward Properties

Full Time Property Manager Position Available

w/ Seward Properties

Busy property management/ real estate business hiring for property manager position. Start date is flexible but preferably around June 1, 2018.  Job wil…

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CALLING ALL HS STUDENTS!

Interested in fast tracking yourself into a career in the Maritime Industry?
What are you waiting for? Click below for more info!
INTRO TO NAUTICAL SKILLS
YOUNG MARINER TRAINING PROGRAM

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Alaska Hot Springs, Far and Wide

by Ned Rozell-

KANUTI HOT SPRINGS — After a few hours of skiing through deep snow, Forest Wagner and I smelled a tuna sandwich. We knew we were closing in on warm pools of water.

From the frozen Kanuti River, we moved…

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Live Trap Placed in Forest Acres

In an effort to address the coyote issue in the Forest Acres area, a live trap has been placed in the subdivision.  Please take care that pet animals are not allowed to run loose.  Thank you for your cooperation.  Seward Poli…

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Recent News & Information

Opinion – Teaching in Alaska

Opinion – Teaching in Alaska

by Brinna Langford- I’ve dedicated my life to teaching in Alaska. Here’s why I’m leaving. I recently read an opinion piece published in the Anchorage Daily News titled, “Alaska, I’m Breaking Up With You.” and while the tone set by the author does not mirror what I see every day […]

Bear Bell Run – Friday, June 8

Bear Bell Run – Friday, June 8

The Bear Bell run is a one-mile race just for kids ages 3-12.  The course follows the Waterfront Bike Path. Check-in is at the Branson Pavilion at 10:00 am; race starts at 11 am. Register at Seward Parks and Recreation (519 4th Ave) or go to our website at www.cityofseward.us.  […]

Sign Up for Terry’s Tires Bike Rodeo Sat, May 12

Sign Up for Terry’s Tires Bike Rodeo Sat, May 12

WANTED – kids to ALWAYS wear helmets! Terry’s Tires Bike Safety Rodeo featuring Shoreside Petroleum’s “Helmet Junction” happens on Saturday, May 12 at 10am to High Noon at City Hall. Bring your bike down for Bike Inspections, Bike Education, Shoreside’s Helmet Junction, Barrel Racing, Obstacle Course, Pump It Up!  Prizes will […]

City Parking Maintenance Starts April 20 – May 1

City Parking Maintenance Starts April 20 – May 1

Seward Parking department will be adding gravel materials and grading the exit lane from the Northeast Harbor Parking area off Port Avenue around Friday, April 20, 2018. Please remove boats, trailers and vehicles from the driving lanes. The Parking department will be signing, posting and closing sections of City Harbor […]

Permitting and Agency Information Day, April 24th

Permitting and Agency Information Day, April 24th

You are invited to attend the annual Spring Permitting & Agency Information Day April 24th , 10am-2pm at Seward Library Community Room Agency representatives will be available to assist with your permit application, summer project and provide information on: ♦ Planning ♦ Permitting ♦ Flood Risk Prevention ♦ Updated Building […]