Recent News & Information

Blizzard Warning

WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…WHITTIER…SEWARD…GIRDWOOD…MOOSE PASS 159 PM AST THU JAN 24 2008 …BLIZZARD WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 AM AST FRIDAY FOR TURNAGAIN ARM AND PORTAGE VALLEY… THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ANCHORAGE HAS ISSUED A BLIZZARD WARNING…WHICH IS IN EFFECT […]

Letter of Concern

Letter of Concern

Extreme environmental factions are restricting economic development and employment opportunities here on the Kenai Peninsula and throughout Alaska. These groups have a propensity for placing roadblocks on business and development opportunities. In Seward, environmental investigation and impact statement requirements, have been aimed at business from the Alaska Railroad, Seward Ships, […]

Alaska College Goal Sunday

Alaska College Goal Sunday

Only 5.8% of Alaska ninth graders get a college degree within 10 years, according to the National Center for Higher Education Management Systems. This puts Alaska last in the nation for higher education accomplishments. On the afternoon of February 10, 2008, the 4th annual Alaska College Goal Sunday will work […]

Where’s Clark?

Mayor Corbridge announced his grand plans for Seward after the election in October. He stated in the Seward Phoenix Log article, “We’re looking for positive change that makes Seward a good place to live.” I guess that change hasn’t happened yet, since our Mr. Corbridge spends the majority of his […]

Where's Clark?

Mayor Corbridge announced his grand plans for Seward after the election in October. He stated in the Seward Phoenix Log article, “We’re looking for positive change that makes Seward a good place to live.” I guess that change hasn’t happened yet, since our Mr. Corbridge spends the majority of his […]

New Mayor Phone Number

New Mayor Phone Number

The Mayor has a new toll free phone number to reach him in Anchorage. It is 1-888-276-7580, It should be up and running by Monday, January 28, 2008 All calls paid for by the City of Seward.

New Happenings at Seward Community Schools

We have some new events and classes during the months of Jan and Feb at Seward Community Schools. Please contact Tanya Brewi for more information at 224-4056, or you may email her at tbrewi@cityofseward.net Knit Out and Crochet Day Sat Jan 26 1-3pm at the Seward Senior Center (3rd floor). […]

Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Seward Municipal Ordinance 11.15.087(b) states that vehicles parked on the right-of-way of a street for longer than 24 hours during those times when snow removal by the public works department is occurring, will be subject to a citation and impound.   Questions, comments, tip suggestions; coptalk@cityofseward.net

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Meeting Action Agenda Monday, January 14, 2008 at 7:30 p.m. City Council Chambers The Following Resolution Was Pulled From The Agenda By The Administration: Resolution 2007-124, Amending The Electric Tariff To Establish A New Fee To Equalize Charges To Customers Outside Of The Seward City Limits, With […]

DEC presents timeline on Seward Ship Drydock

DEC presents timeline on Seward Ship Drydock

Seward Ship’s Drydock Inc. Fact Sheet (original here) About Seward Ship’s Drydock Inc.: The Seward Ship’s Drydock opened in 1973 to provide vessel services close to the fishing grounds. Increased demand led to the construction of the current home for Seward Ship’s Chandlery in the Leirer Industrial Park. In 1979 […]

Community Ski Day January 26, 2008

Community Ski Day Celebrate the great snow with Seward Nordic Ski Club   January 26th Bear Lake : Access via Old Sawmill Rd Limited Parking Please Carpool No dogs please   10-12 Beginner and Intermediate Skate Clinic Beginner Ski-Jor Clinic (DON?T BRING DOGS) Clinic includes training with experiened dogs. Clinic […]

Comments to be taken at Marine Highway teleconferences

The Alaska Marine Highway System has scheduled a pair of teleconferences to take public comments on its proposed FY09 operating plan, proposed vessel deployment and Summer 2008 schedule. A teleconference to hear comments and consider adjustments is scheduled for Thursday, January 10, 2008 at 2:00 pm for Southeast Alaska schedules […]

Providence Seward Medical promotes healthy lungs

In order to promote healthy lifestyles, Providence Seward Medical and Care Center has become a non-smoking facility as of January 1, 2008 This affects the entire Providence Seward campus, including the hospital, long term care center and parking areas. The Providence Medical staff wishes you a Happy and Healthy New […]

Seward Sporadic Bird Report: Tour of the Bay

Sunday, December 30, 2007 Seward, Alaska Sporadic Bird Report Sunrise 10:02 am, sunset 3:58 pm, length of day 5 hours, 56 minutes; tomorrow will be 1 minute and 40 seconds longer. Weather: Alpenglow just before dawn on the snowy peaks of the mountains west of Seward foretold a very promising […]

Community Schools, home for the holidays

Happy New Year!!   We will be closed Dec 29 – Jan 6 for a scheduled holiday break. Our open hours will resume at 5pm on Mon Jan 7. Thank you for choosing Seward Community Schools for your recreational and educational needs! We appreciate your continued support of our programs! […]

Seward Christmas Bird Count results

December 28, 2007 The 108th Audubon Christmas Bird Count, Seward Alaska Twenty-two citizen scientists ventured out from dawn to dusk on December 22, 2007, by car, boat, foot, and skis, intent on counting and identifying every bird in their route within the 15-mile wide Seward Count Circle. Ten others counted […]