City of Seward

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 […]

City Calendar

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 […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Agenda Monday, March 10, 2008 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 and Award B. […]

Special Meeting Notice

Here’s notification that a special meeting has been called by the city manager and set for Thursday, March 6 at 6pm, to go into executive session to discuss pending litigation as stated below. Citizen comment periods are open for all special meetings. –Jean Seward City Council Special Meeting Agenda Thursday, […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Meeting Action Agenda Monday, February 25, 2008 The following ordinance was introduced and set for public hearing on March 10, 2008: Ordinance 2008-002, Rescinding Ordinance 2008-001 And Ordinance 2007-010, To Eliminate The Proposed Increase In The Sales Tax Cap From $500 To $1,000, And Retaining A Sales […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Meeting Agenda Monday, February 25, 2008 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 and Awards 1. SPRD […]

SPRD Bulletin

SPRD Bulletin

Sports & Recreation News: Girls Basketball Camp coming this summer! Girls don’t miss out!  Save the dates! T’Neisha Turner along with her colleagues Robin Smith and Cotelia Bond-Young will be offering a basketball camp for girls ages 9 to 18 this summer.   This one week camp will run July 28 to Aug […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Meeting Action Agenda Monday, February 11, 2008 The Following Item for Reconsideration Failed and Remained Enacted: Ordinance 2008-001, Revising Seward City Code Section 5.35.045 (Computation – Maximum Tax), Increasing The Sales Tax Cap From $500 To $1,000, Effective January 1, 2009, And Rescinding Ordinance 2007-010. (A motion […]

Seward DMV Office Closure

Seward Motor Vehicles Office Closure The City of Seward DMV office will be closed beginning February 8, 2008 at 12:00 pm and will re-open after a new employee has been hired and trained. We are sorry for any inconvenience! During the office closure you may contact the State of Alaska […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Meeting Agenda Monday, February 11, 2008 at 7:30 p.m. City Council Chambers   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 […]

Seward's new harbormaster, Kari Anderson

Seward's new harbormaster, Kari Anderson

Long-time local, Kari Anderson is Seward’s new Harbormaster. Anderson will fill the position once held by Scott Ransom. Ransom retired earlier this month but will provide support through the completion of the North Harbor project in the spring. Ransom worked with the Harbor Master’s office for 25 years. Deputy Harbormaster […]