Economics

Budget Work Session Information Available

Budget Work Session Information Available

Click HERE to access the budget kick-off presentation given to the Seward City Council on September 12. The next budget work session is Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.  This work session will be televised. Budget information will be posted on the City’s website as it is provided.  Click on the “Current […]

AGE 50+ INVITED TO NAVIGATE LONGER LIVES

AGE 50+ INVITED TO NAVIGATE LONGER LIVES

Adults age 50+ are invited to take this free course to learn how to navigate longer lives.  A new 10-week session of the AGING MASTERY PROGRAM® will begin Thursday, September 21st, 12:45-2:15pm, at Seward Senior Center.  Developed by the National Council on Aging, the program encourages mastery—developing behaviors across many dimensions that will lead to improved […]

2016 CAFR and Budget Calendar Available

2016 CAFR and Budget Calendar Available

The 2016 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for the City of Seward is now available on the city’s website, under 2018-2019 Budget Information, as well as the proposed 2018-2019 Biennial Budget Calendar (this is a tentative schedule and is subject to change). CAFR:  http://www.cityofseward.us/DocumentCenter/View/3682 2018-2019 Budget Calendar: http://www.cityofseward.us/DocumentCenter/View/3688

Alaska Supreme Court to Rule on PFD Lawsuit

Alaska Supreme Court to Rule on PFD Lawsuit

By James Daniels – The PFD or Permanent Fund Dividend pays Alaska residents money every year from a permanent fund that distributes money from oil royalties. Three current and former politicians are suing the state in an effort to force companies to pay what they think is owed to the […]

City Council Work Session on Housing June 12

City Council Work Session on Housing June 12

PUBLIC NOTICE CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Seward City Council will conduct a work session on the following item of business: CITY COUNCIL WORK SESSION Monday, June 12, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. K.M. Rae Building, 125 Third Avenue TOPIC: Discuss Housing With The Chamber Of […]

Seward’s Housing Crunch Continues

Seward’s Housing Crunch Continues

By Kelley Lane for Seward City News – It’s no secret that we have a housing challenge here in Seward. The shortage of adequate, high quality and varied housing is a common topic around town and thus when City Council scheduled a work session on the topic, the Seward Community […]