Hazardous Waste Collection Day DATE Saturday, September 20, 2014 TIME 8:00 am – 5:00 pm ADT WHERE Seward Transfer Facility 3200 Dimond Seward, AK COST Free to households; fees charged to commercial disposers CONTACT INFO Emerald Alaska (877) 375-5040Kenai Peninsula Borough Solid Waste Dept (907) 262-9667 NOTES This event is for households and small businesses. All businesses are required to pre-register with Emerald Alaska. […]
We are excited to announce that our current manager, Trent Gould, is stepping into the ownership role at Kayak Adventures on 3rd Avenue! It was very important to us to find a buyer who would maintain the same passion for the community, the environment, and customer service that we have tried to foster for so many years. Trent holds a […]
By Dot Bardarson – Painting of the Obihiro mural in Seward is on schedule. All the panels are finished except for touch-up.
Seward Public Works Department are expecting to open Lowell Point Road around 1:30PM this afternoon. Please drive carefully.
Seward Public Works Department has temporarily closed Lowell Point Road due to weather-related road maintenance.
SPRD Press Release – TYC Teen Time is now open at TYC! Open to 6th-8th graders. Tuesday-Thursday 5:30pm-9pm and Fridays and Saturdays 5:30-10pm. Gaming, pool, movies, tourneys, ping pong, computers, WiFi, outdoor basketball court, foosball and much more! FREE! Signed waiver required to participate. This is an open, drop-in based program. Teens are welcome to come and go but must […]
Alaska SeaLife Center Press Release – Seward, AK – September 11, 2014 – The Alaska SeaLife Center (ASLC) transferred a female sea otter pup to its I.Sea.U this week. Visitors to the Center can watch the activities of the otter and its care- givers through viewing windows near the Discovery Touch Pool. The pup, now a healthy 10-pound, 2-month old […]
Alaska SeaLife Center Press Release – Alaska SeaLife Center’s male Steller sea lion pup Forrest. Forrest, born on July 20, 2014, is the first male Steller sea lion to be born in North American collections since the 1980s. Photos taken on September 5, 2014 from his public debut at the Alaska SeaLife Center.
The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area board will hold a work session Monday, September 22 at 6:00 pm, followed by a regular board meeting at 7:00 pm, at the KPB Annex office in SeaView Plaza, 302 Railway Ave, Suite 122. The work session topic will be Capital Project Requests for State funding. The regular meeting agenda is available at the […]
By Rick Smeriglio for SCN – At an open house/informational meeting in Seward on Tuesday, September 9, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) displayed and explained new flood-hazard maps of the Seward waterfront from Lowell Point around to the industrial center at Fourth of July Creek. Based on new LIDAR (light detection and ranging) mapping of the topography and […]
On September 17, join your friends at Seward Brewing Company to enjoy a night of great music. Starting the show will be Blackwater Railroad Company beginning at 8:30PM with Ezza Rose beginning her peformance at 9:30PM. Tickets are $12 at the door. For more information: www.sewardbrewery.comwww.ezzarose.comwww.blackwaterrailroad.comwww.monolithagency.com
SEWARD JOB CENTER WILL OPERATE ON REDUCED HOURS: Monday, Sept. 15th 10:30am – 4:30pm Tuesday, Sept. 16th 08:00am – 3:00pm Wednesday, Sept.17th 10:30am – 3:00pm Tuesday, Sept. 23rd 10:30am – 4:30pm Wednesday, Sept. 24th 08:00am – 3:00pm Tuesday, Sept. 30th 10:30am – 4:30pm Wednesday, Oct. 1st 08:00am – 3:00pm SEWARD JOB CENTER WILL BE CLOSED: September 12th, […]
Consul of Mexico in Anchorage Press Release – On April 9, 2014, the Mexican Navy Tall Ship “Cuauhtémoc”, affiliated to the Ministry of the Navy of Mexico, began their training cruise called “America 2014″, sailing from its home port of Acapulco, Guerrero. Under this framework, this ship will arrive to Seward, AK, USA on September 15, where it will remain until September 18, […]
KPBSD News Release – Soldotna, September 9, 2014—During the KPBSD Board of Education meeting on Monday, September 8, 2014, in Homer, Alaska, board member Navarre moved that the school board authorize the board president to offer Mr. Sean Dusek the position of interim superintendent, and negotiate the terms of said employment. Board member Hohl seconded. “The KPBSD school board is proud […]
Office of Mark Begich Press Release – Begich: Foxx Visit to Alaska Results in $2.5 Million in TIGER Grant Funds Seward Terminal Expansion will Bring Jobs, Growth to the Local Economy U.S. Senator Mark Begich welcomed today’s news that the U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded $2.5 million in planning funds to complete the master plan for expansion of the […]
Special Weather Statement SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK 341 PM AKDT TUE SEP 9 2014 WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND- NORTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-SOUTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…KENAI…SOLDOTNA…HOMER… COOPER LANDING…WHITTIER…SEWARD…GIRDWOOD…MOOSE PASS… VALDEZ…THOMPSON PASS…CORDOVA …HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BRING HIGH WATER TO STREAMS AND RIVERS OF THE KENAI PENINSULA AND NORTH GULF COAST […]
City of Seward Press Release – CITY OF SEWARD, ALASKA NOTICE OF REGULAR MUNICIPAL ELECTION TUESDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2014 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Tuesday, October 7, 2014, there will be conducted in the City of Seward, Alaska, a Regular Municipal Election in accordance with Seward City Code, Title 4. CITY OFFICIALS The following candidates have filed for […]
The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities (DOT&PF) has initiated preliminary studies and is collecting information to prepare for designing improvements to the Seward Airport (Seward Airport Improvements Project #54857). Learn more at an upcoming public meeting (details below) or on the project website, coming soon: www.dot.state.ak.us/creg/sewardairport/. OPEN HOUSE PUBLIC MEETING: September 11, 2014 STOP BY any time between 4 and 7 pm […]
Seward Mural Society is seeking volunteers to help paint the Obihiro mural. The shifts that need filling are Tues Sept. 9th – Thurs Sept 11th 9:00 am – 12:00 break for lunch (provided) 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm The mural will be painted at the old Seward Chapel Church on Nash Road (on the right hand side of the highway across from Nash Woods subdivision. […]
UPCOMING MEETING Flood Risk Information Open House Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. City Council Chambers PRELIMINARY FLOOD INSURANCE RATE MAP (FIRM) AND FLOOD INSURANCE STUDY (FIS) In cooperation with FEMA and the State of Alaska, The Kenai Peninsula Borough, City of Homer and City of Seward are hosting a combined Flood Risk Information Open House. The Seward will […]
PUBLIC NOTICE Seward Recreation Committee Meeting A Special Ad Hoc Citizen Advisory Committee Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 12:00 p.m. Zudy’s Cafe 501 Railway Avenue Seward, Alaska ALL PUBLIC IS WELCOME TO ATTEND.
By Dot Bardarson – The Obihiro mural exchange is in progress. On Friday we greeted the Japanese artists in Anchorage at the airport. On Saturday we showed them a good old fashioned Alaskan pot-luck, with speeches. The sun shone warm, so we ate outside. Midori represented the artists from Obihiro with a short speech about their enthusiasm for the project. The Seward Quilters gave each […]