Recent News & Information

Council update

Council update

The city council has for the time being voted to postpone introduction of an ordinance by Councilmember Rissie Casagranda on not only flouride, but all other substances that could be added to the water supply not related to potability. It will be introduced at the council’s first meeting in January. The ordinance […]

Seahawk Swim Team hosts Seward Invite Meet Oct 5-6

The Seahawk swim team will be hosting a swim invite meet in Seward Oct 5 & 6. Diving will be on Friday afternoon and the swimming events on Saturday. Five Peninsula teams will be attending.  Last year we had about 140 swimmers, coaches & officials.  This is big for Seward’s […]

Seward Middle School Sports Activities for this week

9/25/2012 (Tuesday)- Soccer First round of borough tournaments at Soldotna Middle School. Both boys and girls play at 3pm. 9/28/2012 (Friday) – Cross Country Borough tournament at Kenai Middle/High School at 3pm. 9/29/2012 (Saturday) – Soccer Finals of borough tournament at Soldotna Middle School 10am

Not what we wanted to hear-flood warning extended until Thursday

FLOOD WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK 402 PM AKDT MON SEP 24 2012 AKZ125-280100- /O.EXT.PAFC.FA.W.0010.000000T0000Z-120928T0100Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ 402 PM AKDT MON SEP 24 2012 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ANCHORAGE HAS EXTENDED THE * FLOOD WARNING FOR WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND INCLUDING KENAI LAKE * UNTIL 500 PM AKDT THURSDAY […]

Worksession on fluoride still on for tonight…

The Work Session to discuss Ordinance 2012-009, Establishing Criteria For Substances Added To Public Drinking Water For Purposes Unrelated To Potability, the Regular City Council Meeting, and the Special City Council meeting (following adjournment of the regular meeting) to ratify the state of emergency declaration scheduled this evening are both […]

Lots of public discussions, events

It’s a busy day, and a busy week for public meetings that might be of interest, followed by arts events. John Lower, of Total Energy Concept,s the man who did the heat pump installation at Summit Lake Lodge using the heat of lake water to heat that building, will give […]

Schools Open today, Monday, bus schedule changes

From the Seward High School blog site: http://sewardhighschool.blogs.kpbsd.k12.ak.us/wpmu/ Seward Area school’s will reopen on Monday. Busses will pick up students as regularly scheduled except it will not be going to OLD MILL SUBDIVISION and OLD EXIT GLACIER ROAD. Bus will be going on the NEW EXIT GLACIER ROAD. Parents and […]

City of Seward Press Release #20

Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. *New Information: Be Advised! The Department of Environmental Conservation has issuing the following advisory for Kenai Peninsula property owners near flooding streams and rivers: Flooded wells may be contaminated with bacteria or other microorganisms that can cause illness. People with onsite wells on […]

Railroad continues round-the-clock flood repair work

UPDATE: Railroad estimates Wednesday track re-opening ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Alaska Railroad (ARRC) track repair crews continue working day and night to repair a major washout that has left 500 feet of the mainline track dangling just south of Gold Creek (ARRC Milepost 261, about 35 miles north of Talkeetna). Once […]

Kenai Peninsula Borough Mitigation Update

MEDIA RELEASE Date: September 23, 2012 #1 Contact: Brenda Ahlberg, Information Officer The KPB Emergency Operations Center (EOC) continues to minimize impacts to roads, bridges and levees due to flooding, ground saturation and erosion along creeks, rivers and lakes throughout the borough. Stay clear of road crews working in roadways […]

Schools Open Monday Sept 24, some bus schedule changes

From the Seward High School blog site: http://sewardhighschool.blogs.kpbsd.k12.ak.us/wpmu/ Seward Area school’s will reopen on Monday. Busses will pick up students as regularly scheduled except it will not be going to OLD MILL SUBDIVISION and OLD EXIT GLACIER ROAD. Bus will be going on the NEW EXIT GLACIER ROAD. Parents and […]

Flood warning remains in effect. Resurrection river drops more than 2 feet.

Flood Warning FLOOD STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK 623 PM AKDT SUN SEP 23 2012 AKZ125-250000- /O.CON.PAFC.FA.W.0010.000000T0000Z-120925T0000Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND AK- 623 PM AKDT SUN SEP 23 2012 …THE FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 400 PM AKDT MONDAY FOR WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND INCLUDING SEWARD AND […]

City of Seward update #19

City of Seward update #19

  #19 Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 10:45 a.m. *New Information: The same National Weather Service flood warning for the Seward area is in effect until 4:00 p.m. Monday –   Lowell Point Road is closed until further notice. Crews continue to work on the waterfall area, widening the area […]

News from the Seward Schools Site Based Council

The Site Council is for everybody! Please attend our monthly meetings if you’d like to be in the know about the Seward schools. Here are some tidbits from our most recent meeting that might interest you: Dr. Atwater (KPBSD superintendent) will be coming to the next Seward Schools Site-Based Council meeting. […]