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Nightly Lodging Work Session 6 pm September 18

Community Development Planner Jackie Wilde gave a very illuminating presentation on Seward’s booming short term rental businesses to the City Council on August 27, 2018. http://history.cityofseward.net/weblink/0/doc/23059/Page1.aspx Data received by Harmari, a lodging audit company, showed 197 short term rental businesses in Seward city limits, but only 111 are currently licensed. […]

Sunny, summery, Seward evenings

Sunny, summery, Seward evenings

As mountain shadows crept up Mt Alice and the Resurrection Peninsula last week, a cruise ship departed down the bay full of visitors. A pair of kayaks paddled in the shadow, stroking home to Seward. Then, just as dusk descended, a fat-tired plane skimmed along the shoreline, heading back to […]

Resurrection Roadhouse Now Hiring Executive Chef

RESURRECTION ROADHOUSE NOW HIRING EXECUTIVE CHEF *This 10-month position is eligible for health insurance, 401k, vacation, holiday and sick time* PURSUE THE ADVENTURE IN ALASKA! Live & work in the Land of the Midnight Sun! Location: Seward, AK / Seward Windsong Lodge Experience: Experience required Start Date: January 2, 2019 […]

Public Health Nurse coming

Public Health Nurse coming

A  Public Health Nurse is in Seward twice a month, the next time is September 18-20 Call now to make an appointment 907-335-3400 or 1800-770-4871. Fees are on Sliding Fee Scale, No one is turned away due to inability to pay or insurance status. Services Available * Well Child Exams for […]

SBCFSA Special Meeting Notice

The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area board will hold a special meeting Thursday, September 13th  beginning at 6:00 pm at the KPB Seward Annex office in Sea View Plaza at 302 Railway Ave, Suite 122. Public is welcomed. The special meeting topics are Japanese Creek & Dieckgraeff Road Short-Term Mitigation. […]

Celebrate Founders’ Day this Tuesday

Celebrate Founders’ Day this Tuesday

It happens every year at this time – Founders’ Day – the annual celebration of Seward’s founding that features cake and light refreshments from 1-4 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 28 in the Seward Community Library Museum at the corner of Sixth and Adams. Stop by to view a slide show of […]

The Kenai Mountains-Turnagain Arm CCA Board of Directors will be meeting September 14th from 10am – 4pm at the Alaska Sealife Center in Seward. The meeting is open to the public. The Board will be considering grant applications for the KMTA National Heritage Area program for the coming year. KMTA […]

ROCKWELL KENT WILDERNESS CENTENNIAL JOURNAL

ROCKWELL KENT WILDERNESS CENTENNIAL JOURNAL

This week — 100 years ago on August 24th — Rockwell Kent and his eight-year-old son arrived in Seward. The next day he “discovered” Fox Island and decided to settle there for the winter. Beginning in late July I began a Facebook page shadowing Kent and his son as they […]

BUY YOUR RAFFLE TICKET TODAY!

BUY YOUR RAFFLE TICKET TODAY!

Don’t miss this travel raffle opportunity. Two unrestricted round-trip Alaska Airlines tickets could be yours simply for supporting Alaska SeaLife Center! Tickets are available at our ticketing counter now. You must be present in Alaska to purchase tickets. Call 907-224-6355 or email development@alaskasealife.org for additional information.  

Nightly Lodging work session Tuesday, August 21, 6 pm

Nightly Lodging, Vacation Rental Homes, Short-term Rentals, B&Bs: whatever the term, the Seward Code is being reviewed for revision by the Seward Planning and Zoning Commission with a series of public work sessions and meetings. The first public work session on July 18 was very informative but poorly attended. Community […]

Listen to the Interim City Manager Interviews!

There is an Executive Session of City Council on Wednesday 8/22/18 to select the Interim City Manager and discuss their contract. Here is the recording of all the interviews conducted on 8/26/2018. You have till Wednesday 8/22/18 to give Council your feedback! Remember, it’s best to let all 7 Council […]

Title 1 Pre-K Fall Screening

Seward Elementary School will hold a fall screening for Title 1 Pre-School on Tuesday, August 28th.   This is a free 2.5 hour pre-school for eligible students and transportation is not provided for this program. Students must be 4 years old by September 1, 2018. Screening appointments will be made when […]