Politics

Absentee Voting Now Open at City Clerk’s Office

Absentee Voting Now Open at City Clerk’s Office

September 18, 2017 – October 2, 2017, Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.: Absentee in Person Voting for Seward and outlying areas.  Office of the City Clerk, Second Floor City Hall, 410 Adams Street.  Bring a form of ID! September 25, 2017: Last day to apply to receive a ballot by mail.  Stop […]

Governor Bill Walker at the Seward Airport. Photo: Michelle Strubeck

An Interview with Alaska Governor Bill Walker

by Michelle Strubeck for Seward City News- On August 25th, Governor Bill Walker, our second Alaskan born governor, arrived in Seward to spend some personal time here with his wife Donna in celebration of their fortieth wedding anniversary. The Walkers also took part in the Lost Lake Run benefiting those with cystic […]

Election Registration and Early Voting Information

Election Registration and Early Voting Information

  Important Election Information for the October 3, 2017 City of Seward and Kenai Peninsula Borough Elections: Want to be eligible to vote for the upcoming City of Seward and/or Kenai Peninsula Borough election?  You must be registered to vote 30 days in advance – by September 3, 2017.  You can register with […]

Oct 3 2017 City of Seward Ballot Information

Oct 3 2017 City of Seward Ballot Information

***REMINDER that in order to be eligible to vote for the October 3, 2017 Municipal Election, you must be registered to vote in the Seward Precinct.  The last day to register to vote or change voter registration is September 3, 2017 ((with the State of Alaska), or September 1, 2017 […]

Alaska Salmon Day August 10

Alaska Salmon Day August 10

A message from Miriam & Erin from The Salmon Project- We know you celebrate your salmon love every day of the summer, but this Thursday is the second annual (official) #aksalmonday and it’s going viral. To make it easy to participate, we’ve gathered ten of our favorite salmon actions — and there’s something for everyone, […]

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 […]