City of Seward

City Manager Hire

Council went into executive session and came out and made a motion to enter into an employment agreement, subject to a successful contract negotiation and criminal background check with Phillip Oates.  There were 6 members present, and the vote was unanimous. Mayor Shafer, members Schafer and either Bardarson or Dunham […]

Winter Advisory from our Water Department

Due to severe temperature conditions this winter season, the City of Seward Water dept. is advising the water service customers within City limits to run a small cold-water bleeder. Usually a stream of water the size of a pencil width is sufficient. The City advises running the bleeder until April […]

City Manager Candidate Interview Agenda

City Manager Candidate Interview Agenda

March 5th will be a day of interviews and an open meet and greet catered reception Agenda 10:00 a.m. Telephonic Interview with Phillip Oates (Kuwait) City Council Chambers 10:45 a.m. In-Person interview with Jim Hunt (Iowa) City Council Chambers 11:30 a.m. In-Person interview with Terry Hoefferle (Dillingham) City Council Chambers […]

3 Finalist for City Manager

3 Finalist for City Manager

The city council met tonight for their “quick” work session and decided to interview 3 candidates in-person.  The City Manager finalists are: Phillip Oates Jim Hunt Terry Hoefferle We are making arrangements right now, and will be bringing 2 of the candidates to Seward on Monday, March 5.  We will […]

CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION

CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Seward City Council will meet for a work session/retreat on Saturday, March 3, 2007 beginning at 9:00 am until finished.  Some of the topics on the city manager’s agenda that will be discussed are: Ø     Discussing Seward’s vision Ø     Capital projects and the city’s […]

City Manager Telephonic Interviews

City Manager Telephonic Interviews

Tuesday, February 13, 2007 City Council Chambers Public Urged to Attend!! The Seward City Council will be interviewing the following candidates telephonically: 2:20 pm Joe Beydoun 3:00 pm Terry Hoefferle 3:40 pm Thomas C. Smith 4:20 pm Alan Sorum 5:00 pm Phillip Oates This is an initial process to decide […]

PORT AND COMMERCE ADVISORY BOARD WORK SESSION

PORT AND COMMERCE ADVISORY BOARD WORK SESSION

SMIC Development Plan Update Friday, February 2, 2007 at noon Upstairs Conference Room, City Hall NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Port and Commerce Advisory Board will conduct a work session on Friday, February 2, 2007, at noon. The work session will commence at noon in the upstairs conference room […]

Seward Community Values Meetings

Seward Community Values Meetings

Come share your ideas for Seward’s future! Date: February 7th and February 8th Time: 6:00 pm Open House 7:00 pm Public Discussion Location: Middle School Lobby Drawing for Prizes! Everyone Welcomed! Snacks provided! Community Value Items include: · Community Appearance · Education · Health Care · Community Partnerships · City […]

Siemens Presentation

Siemens Presentation

Due to the snow, our building energy audit work session with Siemens did not happen last night.  The work session was postponed until 5:00 pm tonight in the council chambers. All are welcome.  –Jean

Open gym with Seward  Parks and Rec.

Open gym with Seward Parks and Rec.

Challenge your friends, family and co-workers to a basketball work-out at the Seward High School gym. Seward Parks and Recreation is offering Open Gym hours at Community Schools. Monday and Wednesday nights, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., Jan. through March. Cost is $2 for youth and senior citizens and $4 […]

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Agenda

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Agenda

Monday, January 22, 2007 at 7:30 p.m. 1. CALL TO ORDER 2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE 3. ROLL CALL 4. CITIZENS’ COMMENTS ON ANY SUBJECT EXCEPT THOSE ITEMS SCHEDULED FOR PUBLIC HEARING. 5. APPROVAL OF AGENDA AND CONSENT AGENDA 6. SPECIAL ORDERS, PRESENTATIONS AND REPORTS A. Proclamations and Awards 1. Parks […]

Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Did you notice? Speed Zone Changes on the Seward Highway: Southbound: At the Pit, speed reduces from 55mph to 45mph. At Hemlock, speed reduces from 45mph to 35mph. Northbound: At Hemlock, speed increases from 35mph to 45 mph. At the Pit, speed increases from 45mph to 55mph. Questions, comments, tip […]

Police Journal

Police Journal

Dec. 21, 2006 7:32 a.m. Citation issued to Gardner, no age or first name given, for expired registration. 11:02 a.m. Citation issued to unnamed driver for headlight requirements. 11:16 a.m. Ambulance dispatched to Olympia for a female with chest pain, conscious and breathing. Subject was transported to the hospital. 12:57 […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Happy New Year!! Seward Planning & Zoning Commission Meeting Agenda Thursday, January 4, 2007 at 7:30 p.m. City Council Chambers Unfinished Business requiring a Public Hearing – Resolution 2006-25 recommending City Council and the Kenai Peninsula Borough Approval of the Subdivision of ATS No. 174, Within The NW ¼ of […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Merry Christmas And A Prosperous And Happy New Year To All Our Community –The Seward City Council SPORTS AND REC Gift Wrapping No time or desire to wrap all those gifts? Let the TYC help you out. Drop off packages at our “Paper Station” at any time before December 23 […]

Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Question: If a kid is driving with a permit and his adult supervisor (in the passenger seat) is intoxicated and the kid gets into an accident, is the adult supervisor held liable? What charges might be brought against the driver and the adult? Answer: AS 28.15.051 A permit allows a […]