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Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Businesses Beware! There is a quick change scammer in town. He was already arrested for five separate offenses just last month. Seward must be easy prey because he’s at it again. Be extra vigilant when giving change back to customers. Questions, comments, tip suggestions; coptalk@cityofseward.net

Thanks to City Express!

12-14-07 Dear Editor, Once again, a big “Thank You!” to City Express for their generous contribution to the 13th annual Seward PTSA “Art and Music for Kids, Wreaths for You” fund-raiser. Local businesses such as City Express support our schools in so many ways throughout the year. Please consider shopping […]

Electric bills spike when Seward is cut off

December 13, 2007 To the City Council, City Manager Phillip Oates, Assistant City Manager Kirsten Vesel, City Clerk Jean Lewis, and staff, Due to natural gas shortages, Chugach Electric cut Seward off twice in December, forcing the city to run its diesel generators. I understand that this can happen any […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Action Agenda Monday, December 10, 2007   The Following Ordinances Requiring A Public Hearing were approved:   Ordinance 2007-010, Revising Seward City Code Section 5.35.045 (Computation – Maximum Tax), Increasing The Sales Tax Cap From $500 To $1,000, Effective April 1, 2008.   The Following […]

Middle School Girls Basketball Team Win Championship

Middle School Girls Basketball Team Win Championship

Our middle school girl’s basketball team took the KPBSD Middle School Borough Basketball tournament after winning their first game against the Kenai Kossacks then on to beat the undefeated Soldotna Maroon Spartans 30 – 18!  Games were held at Kenai High School and Kenai Middle school on Saturday, December 8th.  […]

Cop Talk

Cop Talk

It’s the Holiday Season. If you are going to cut your own Christmas tree, be sure you do so where allowed. Cutting trees on private property can result in criminal charges. For other restrictions, contact the Chugiak National Forest Ranger at 224-3374 or the National Park Service at 224-7500. Questions, […]

Seward Elementary School Update

Guest Holiday Readers Wanted Do you like reading to kids? Seward Elementary is looking for parents and community members to read short holiday stories (15 min. max) to the Wednesday library classes.  Please contact Mr. Fraud at 224-7565 to schedule a time. Important Dates 12/13             Site Based Council, 7:00 p.m., […]

If you have trouble viewing this video

If you have trouble watching this video… Seward’s ho-hum internet connection speed and random clogs in the world wide web may prevent this video from playing, beginning to end, the first time play ( > ) is pressed. The video player may pause ( || ) on a dumfounded seagull […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Agenda Monday, December 10, 2007 at 7:30 p.m. 1. CALL TO ORDER 2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE 3. ROLL CALL CITIZENS’ COMMENTS ON ANY SUBJECT EXCEPT THOSE ITEMS SCHEDULED FOR PUBLIC HEARING. APPROVAL OF AGENDA AND CONSENT AGENDA 6. SPECIAL ORDERS, PRESENTATIONS AND REPORTS A. Proclamations […]

Coal-Fired Power Plant proposed for Seward (Again)

On Monday at the Alaska Energy Authority’s Technical Conference in Anchorage Randy Hobbs and Marc Marlow of Tiqun Energy proposed five new power plants for Southcentral Alaska. Three natural gas-fired and two coal-fired. One of the coal-fired power plants is once again proposed for Seward. After a bit of research […]

Thank you from the PARKS Playground Project

Thank you from the PARKS Playground Project

PARKS (Parents Advocating Recreational Kid Stuff) would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone that has helped us exceed our goal to have 25% of the playground project funded! Currently a total of $50,215 has been raised towards our goal of $200,000. Thank you! This weeks sponsors include: the […]

First Annual RBCA Wine and Beer Tasting Event – FRIDAY

Alaska Grown, Close to Home Wine and Beer Tasting is the theme for the First Annual Resurrection Bay Conservation Alliance Fundraiser. Featuring Bear Creek Winery from Homer, Alaskan Brewing Company, Mooses Tooth and award winning home brewers, and Ring Of Fire Meadery, Homer, accompanied by breads, appetizers and confections from […]