City of Seward

Lower your electrical bill!

Lower your electrical bill!

Find out how much those electronics, video games and appliances are actually costing you each month in electricity! Now available for check out at the Seward Public Library are little gadgets (called Kill-a-Watts) that tell you exactly how much electricity your plugged-in devices are consuming. Based on what I learned […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Agenda Monday, January 26, 2009 at 7:00 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 […]

Meeting Input Needed For New Floodplain Land Use Rules

The City Planning and Zoning Commission and the Seward Bear Creek Flood Service Board are holding meetings to revise the floodplain management rules included in the municipal code, Chapter 15.25. Meetings will be in the upstairs conference room at City Hall. A session covering an introduction to the issues will be […]

Seward Parks and Recreation Bulletin

Lip Sync Contest Jump off Weekend!!! Annual Polar Bear Jump Lip Sync Contest Sponsored by GCI, TYC, & Seward Resort January 17 @ 7pm $10 entry fee per individual/group Held at the Seward Resort Youth and Family Events: Polar Bear Kids Carnival Sat, Jan 17th from 2 to 4pm at […]

Call to Action

Call to Action

The Alaska Division of Fire and Life Safety joins United State Fire Administrator Greg Cade in asking all residents in the nation to make sure that all homes have working smoke alarms. Eighteen Alaska residents lost their lives due to fire in 2008. The majority of these senseless deaths occurred […]

Freezing Conditions

ATTENTION CITY OF SEWARD WATER CUSTOMERS DUE TO THE FREEZING CONDITIONS WE WOULD LIKE TO REMIND YOU TO KEEP A SMALL FLOW OF WATER RUNNING AT ALL TIMES TO PREVENT YOUR WATER LINES FROM FREEZING IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS PLEASE CONTACT THE PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT AT 224-4005

City Calendar

SEWARD CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION PUBLIC INVITED NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Seward City Council will meet for a work session on Wednesday, January 7, 2009 at 5:00 p.m. in the city council chambers for the purpose of: Discussing the financial outlook of the Seward Association for the Advancement […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Special Meeting Action Agenda Monday, December 8, 2008   Council Went Into Two Executive Sessions to Discuss Claims made by Polar Equipment Inc. and Seward Ships Drydock in regards to electrical generation that may result in litigation and to Discuss Pending Arbitration Filed By Seward Ships Drydock […]

Snow Removal PSA

In order to efficiently remove snow from the city roadways, the public works department will post “Street Closed” signs at least 12 hours prior to closure. Streets will be closed at 4am. After that time, vehicles still parked on the posted streets will be issued a citation and impounded at […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Special Meeting Agenda Monday, December 8, 2008 at 6:00 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 6. New Business A. Executive Session 1. Go Into […]

How to Shorten Blackouts

During power outages or rolling blackouts of electricity citizens can help the electric utility by turning off nonessential electric equipment, appliances, lights, televisions, and computer devices until the power has been back on for several minutes.  Turning off lights helps, but much more effective assistance is achieved by turning off […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Agenda Monday, November 24, 2008 at 7:00 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, […]

The Boys and Girls Club of Seward

I’ve resurrected an old letter I wrote last year.  I add it now because The Boys and Girls Club of Seward needs your help.  Funding has been dwindling for this organization for the last couple of years and unless the community supports the club, it will disappear.  Though my daughter […]

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The Breeze Inn First Annual Holiday Food Drive “Room in our Hearts Challenge” Seward Planning & Zoning Commission Special Meeting Agenda Tuesday, November 18, 2008 at 6:30 p.m. City Council Chambers SPECIAL REPORTS & PRESENTATIONS 1. City Administration Report 1. Reported Violations, Interpretation and Abatement 2. Other Reports, Announcements & […]

Ellecton Results

Here are the election results from the November 4, 2008 General Election for the City of Seward precinct:   U.S. President: McCain/Palin:            380 Obama/Biden:          242 Nader/Gonzalez:      18 Barr/Root:                 4 Baldwin/Castle:         3 Write Ins:                   3   US Senator: Begich:                      332 Stevens:                    277 Bird:                            31 Haase:                       5 Gianoutsos:              […]

Budget Work Sessions- Canceled

Budget Work Sessions- Canceled

After budget work sessions this week, council has decided not to hold additional work sessions November 3 and 5, 2008.  They are canceled. The public hearing opportunity to speak to the budget is scheduled for November 24, 2008 at the regular city council meeting. The 2009 Preliminary Budget and the […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Agenda October 27, 2008 at 7:00 p.m.   Newly Elected Officials Willard Dunham, Jean Bardarson and Marianna Keil were sworn in.   The Following Ordinances Were Introduced And Set For A Public Hearing On November 24, 2008:   Ordinance 2008-018, Amending Seward City Code, Title […]

Public Notice

Public Notice

Long Term Care Facility Ad Hoc Naming Committee To Meet   Wednesday, October 29, 2008, 12:00 p.m.   The Long Term Care Facility Ad Hoc Naming Committee will meet Wednesday, October 29, 2008 at 12:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers