City of Seward

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Action Agenda Monday, April 28, 2008 (This meeting recessed at 11:00 pm and reconvened Tuesday, April 29, 2008 to finish the agenda) The following ordinances requiring a public hearing were enacted: Ordinance 2008-006, Amending Seward City Code Table 15.10.220 Development Requirements, To Decrease The Front […]

Test Your Smoke and CO Alarms

Test Your Smoke and CO Alarms

A reminder from your local fire department. With warmer weather and longer days, nature is undergoing a fresh start and so are homeowners who are ready to clean up the debris that has been accumulating in the basements, storage sheds, garages, and yards over the winter. While a good “spring […]

Roll Back the Tax Cap Petition Circulating

The Seward City Council on a vote of 4 – 3 passed an increase to the sales tax cap from the current $500 limit to a new $1,000 cap. There was a certain misconception in the public that charters, other recreational and hospitality industries, were bypassing paying taxes by charging […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

SEWARD CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING ACTION AGENDA MONDAY, APRIL 14, 2008 The Following Ordinance Was Enacted: Ordinance 2008-004, Amending Seward City Code 6.10.325(A) And 6.10.135, Limiting City Business License Requirements To Successful Bidders/Proposers. The Following Items Were Postponed to the April 28, 2008 Meeting: Non-Code Ordinance 2008-005, Submitting A Proposition […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

SEWARD CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING AGENDA MONDAY, APRIL 14, 2008 AT 7:30 p.m. CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS 1. Call to Order 2. Pledge of Allegiance 3. Roll Call Citizens’ Comments On Any Subject Except Those Items Scheduled For Public Hearing. Approval Of Agenda And Consent Agenda 6. Special Orders, Presentations And […]

Informational Community Meeting Notice

Informational Community Meeting Notice

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Members of the Public, the City Council, the Planning and Zoning Commission, the Historic Preservation Commission and the Port and Commerce Advisory Board are invited to an Informational Community Meeting in the Rae Building to: EXPLORE THE POTENTIAL FOR NUCLEAR POWER GENERATION IN SEWARD Wednesday, […]

HOW TO BUST SEWARD SAFEWAY

Besides Three Bears, Safeway grocery store is the only big chain supermarket in town.  It’s the 21st century hunting ground for most of us living in Seward and surrounding areas. We sure have it easy as long as the Seward Highway is open. The food comes all packaged, cleaned and […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

SEWARD CITY COUNCIL MEETING April 14, 2008 at 7:30 p.m. Agenda published in next week’s paper SEWARD CITY COUNCIL NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING April 14, 2008 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Seward City Council will conduct a public hearing on the following items of business at its regular meeting […]

NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING

NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING

SEWARD CITY COUNCIL April 1, 2008  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Seward City Council will conduct a special meeting on the following items of business on Tuesday, April 1, 2008:             Executive Sessions 1.  Go into executive session to discuss contract negotiations and bond reserves for the Long Term […]

Water Testing

Water Testing

THE CITY OF SEWARD WATER DEPARTMENT WILL BE PERFORMING WATER FLOW TESTING TOMORROW THURSDAY MARCH 27TH AND FRIDAY MARCH 28TH AT VARIOUS FIRE HYDRANT LOCATIONS THROUGHOUT THE CITY THIS TESTING MAY CAUSE YOUR TAP WATER TO BECOME MURKY THIS SHOULD DISSIPATE WITHIN A FEW HOURS IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS […]

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City Calendar

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Action Agenda Monday, March 24, 2008 The Following Ordinance Requiring A Public Hearing Was Enacted: Ordinance 2008-003, Amending The Land Use Plan And Rezoning Of Lots 20, 21 And 22, Clearview Subdivision Number 6 From Two Family Residential (R2) To Auto Commercial (AC). The Following […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Agenda Monday, March 24, 2008 at 7:30 p.m. 1. Call To Order 2. Pledge Of Allegiance 3. Roll Call Citizens’ Comments On Any Subject Except Those Items Scheduled For Public Hearing. Approval Of Agenda And Consent Agenda 6. Special Orders, Presentations And Reports A. Proclamations […]

“Naked as you will”

What are Mayor Corbridge, Vice Mayor Dunham, and Councilmembers Valdetta and Smith thinking? At the March 14th council meeting, the City Finance Director pointed out that there are unexpected revenues of over $200,000 in sales tax and we have a budget surplus. Nevertheless, these councilmembers decided to vote to maintain […]

"Naked as you will"

What are Mayor Corbridge, Vice Mayor Dunham, and Councilmembers Valdetta and Smith thinking? At the March 14th council meeting, the City Finance Director pointed out that there are unexpected revenues of over $200,000 in sales tax and we have a budget surplus. Nevertheless, these councilmembers decided to vote to maintain […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Special Meeting Action Agenda Thursday, March 6, 2008 at 7:00 p.m. Went Into Executive Session To Discuss Matters Pertaining To Pending Litigation In The Case Of; Resurrection Bay Conservation Alliance Vs. City of Seward. At this time, the City will comply with the court order and apply […]

More Taxes Burden Already Stressed Economy

Thank you to Councilmembers Jean Bardarson, Linda Amberg and Betsy Keller for voting against the sales tax cap increase to $1,000.00. It is unfortunate their side did not prevail. This sales tax increase will have a negative effect on the middle class of Seward who are already struggling with exceptionally […]