City of Seward

City Council Action Agenda

City Council Action Agenda

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Action Agenda Monday, October 9, 2006 at 7:30 p.m. The following ordinance for public hearing and enactment was approved: Ordinance 2006-11, amending the Land Use Plan and Rezoning Forest Acres Tract A, Seward Long Term Care Facility Subdivision (Preliminary Plat) from Rural Residential (RR) and […]

Immediate Release 15

Immediate Release 15

October 10, 20069:00 p.m. Most power has been restored. Power at Wilma and Cindy Circle at Old Exit Glacier, and Old Mill subdivision will take several days to restore, The Seward Emergency Operations Center (EOC) will be closing tonight, Tuesday, October 10, at 11:00 p.m. A recovery center will be […]

Immediate Release 14

Immediate Release 14

October 10, 20065:50 p.m. Emergency crews will not be able to secure the bridge crossing Lost Creek at the Old Mill Subdivision. They are advising residents of that area to leave before dark. Emergency crews may not be able to reach residents in that subdivision after that time. Residents who […]

Immediate Release no. 13

Immediate Release no. 13

October 10, 2006. 4:30 p.m. Due to the storage capacity being exceeded at the Sewage Lagoon Treatment Plant, this is to notify the public of possible contamination from discharge in that area. The Environmental Protection Agency has been advised. The pipe goes 250 feet out from the shore, so possible […]

Seward City Council Meeting, Oct. 10

Resolution 2006-102, Authorizing The City Manager to enter into an amended and restated agreement for lease of Tract 2a, Waterfront Tracts and adjacent tidelands, and the lease, Operation and Maintenance of the Alaska SeaLife Center with the Seward Association for the Advancement of Marine Science. John Moline, Seward resident, made […]

Immediate Release 11

Immediate Release 11

October 10, 2006 10:40 p.m. I have been made aware that Aqua Tech will be sending a water taxi to Lowell Pt. They will leave the harbor by the Park headquarters at noon and dock at the far corner of the south beach at Lowell Pt. Although this is not […]

Immediate Release 10

Immediate Release 10

October 10, 2006 5:30 a.m. The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District states, “school will be in session on Tuesday, October 10 for all students able to safely travel to school.” Busses will be running on roads that are accessible and safe only. Jean Lewis City Clerk

Immediate Release no. 9

Immediate Release no. 9

October 9, 2006 Update on road openings and closures Seward Highway – Open Nash Road – Open Old Nash Road – Subsiding Questa Woods – Open—has some problems going on in the area. Old Mill Subd. – First bridge is now passable for traffic. Third bridge is completely washed out. […]

Immediate Release no. 8

Immediate Release no. 8

October 9, 2006. 7:35 p.m. Water and ice is breeching Jap Creek levee. Equipment is going to that area off Ash Street. This area may wash out the road and produce flooding in that area. A few areas have subsided a little. The highway at Mile 4 is passable. Families […]

Immediate Release no. 6

Immediate Release no. 6

October 9, 2006 – 2:00 p.m. The city of Seward has heard from Rick Fuller of the Alaska Department of Transportation, who states there are advisories posted at Potter Marsh and the Y, but the only closure is at Mile Four near Seward. Seward elementary phones are down. Bus service […]

Immediate Release 5

Immediate Release 5

October 9, 2006 1:00 p.m. We have just received word that D.O.T. will be closing the Seward Highway at 1:00 pm at Potters Marsh, the Y, and Mile 4. High wind warnings are in affect, along with flood warnings. NOAA If you have anything to report, call 224-4041 or 4044. […]

Immediate Release 4

Immediate Release 4

The temporary bridge at Grouse Creek will be removed by 1:00 pm today. That will eliminate traffic on Old Mill Road. All residents of that area should evacuate immediately. Take care at Questa Woods. The river is high with glacial ice. Residents with equipment are helping with that. Closed Roads […]

Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Question: Right of Way – A driver at the Port Ave intersection wants to turn left onto the Seward Hwy and then head south towards downtown. A driver on Phoenix Rd wants to turn right onto the Seward Hwy and head south towards town. Which driver has the right of […]

Final city council election results

Final city council election results

FINAL CERTIFICATE OF RESULTS FOR THE REGULAR MUNICIPAL ELECTION HELD OCTOBER 3, 2006 The City Canvass Board has completed their review of all absentee and questioned ballots of the Regular Municipal Election held October 3, 2006. Their totals are: Jean Bardarson 248 Willard Dunham 191 Linda Amberg 185

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Agenda

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Agenda

Monday, October 9, 2006 at 7:30 p.m. 1. CALL TO ORDER 2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE 3. ROLL CALL 4. SPECIAL ORDERS, PRESENTATIONS AND REPORTS A. Proclamations and Awards 1. Domestic Violence Awareness Month Proclamation B. Borough Assembly Report C. City Manager’s Report D. City Attorney Report E. Port & Commerce […]

Seward Shoots Itself in the Foot Yet Again

Amazing. Just when I think it’s not possible for Seward to do anything more to damage itself it turns over its flood service board to a local contractor with obvious conflict of interest. In case you missed the election results, Metco’s bid to take over the Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service […]

Municipality of Seward Election Results, 2006

Municipality of Seward Election Results, 2006

Here are the election results. Keep in mind there are still about 100 absentee and questioned ballots yet to be counted. They will be counted Thursday afternoon. Election results for candidates running for city council Top three vote getters win two-year terms. Jean Bardarson 206 Linda Amberg 166 Willard Dunham […]