Recent News & Information

Show Time!

Seward High Drama Productions is once again proud to present, “You Can’t Take It With You.” At first the Sycamores seem mad, but it is not long before we realize that if they are mad, the rest of the world it really nuts. Shows begin nightly at 7:00 PM in […]

Weird Book of the Week

Weird Book of the Week

It’s time for another unusual gem of a book from the Seward Community Library. This time we’re thinking small and showcasing Ants at Work: How an Insect Society is Organized by Deborah Gordon. A scientific tour de force, Deborah Gordon’s Ants at Work takes us to the amazing world of […]

NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING

NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING

SEWARD CITY COUNCIL April 1, 2008  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Seward City Council will conduct a special meeting on the following items of business on Tuesday, April 1, 2008:             Executive Sessions 1.  Go into executive session to discuss contract negotiations and bond reserves for the Long Term […]

Bird Survey workshop Saturday March 29th

Beachwalkers and Birders Wanted! COAAST Training Session Saturday March 29, 2008 10 am to 4 pm Alaska Sealife Center Reserve your place by calling COAAST at 206-221-6893 or email info@coasst.org, or just come! COAAST volunteers collect data on beach-cast carcasses of marine birds on a monthly basis to establish the […]

Water Testing

Water Testing

THE CITY OF SEWARD WATER DEPARTMENT WILL BE PERFORMING WATER FLOW TESTING TOMORROW THURSDAY MARCH 27TH AND FRIDAY MARCH 28TH AT VARIOUS FIRE HYDRANT LOCATIONS THROUGHOUT THE CITY THIS TESTING MAY CAUSE YOUR TAP WATER TO BECOME MURKY THIS SHOULD DISSIPATE WITHIN A FEW HOURS IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS […]

ADULT AND STUDENT EXCHANGE WITH OBIHIRO, JAPAN

DON’T MISS THIS GREAT OPPORTUNITY!!! ADULT AND STUDENT EXCHANGE WITH OBIHIRO, JAPAN APPLICATION PERIOD EXTENDED! The City of Seward and the Seward International Friendship Association is seeking four high school students who would like to participate in the student exchange between Seward and Sister City Obihiro, Japan.  Up to four […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Action Agenda Monday, March 24, 2008 The Following Ordinance Requiring A Public Hearing Was Enacted: Ordinance 2008-003, Amending The Land Use Plan And Rezoning Of Lots 20, 21 And 22, Clearview Subdivision Number 6 From Two Family Residential (R2) To Auto Commercial (AC). The Following […]

Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Question: What are the restrictions for vehicle window tints? Answer: 13 AAC 04.223 Regarding after market tinting. No mirrored tinting on any vehicle window. The windshield may have an eyebrow no wider than 5 inches. The driver and front passenger side windows must permit at least 70% light transmittance. The […]

Nuclear fun!

At Monday’s Council meeting on March 24th, Phillip Oates announced that former part-time interim Seward City Manager Marvin Yoder now back in Galena, will be coming to Seward to present information on energy from a small nuclear power plant at a to-be-announced work session. Galena has been investigating this Toshiba […]

Fundraiser for Dennis Perry

Fundraiser for Dennis Perry

Dennis has been a long time Seward resident who has contributed a lot of time helping people with counseling services, taking folks on plane rides, coaching high school Cross Country, and grooming ski trails for public use. In the fall of 2006 Dennis’s wife, Candy died after a long battle […]

Call for Design Site selection for the Seward Mariners’ Memorial has been accomplished and progressing to the design phase of the project. The committee is soliciting drawings, ideas, or draft models for our memorial that will honor not only those who have died or been lost at sea, but also […]

Weird Book of the Week

Weird Book of the Week

It’s time once again for another unusual book from the Library. This week we’re presenting The Toothpick: Technology and Culture. I’m hoping someone will read it and be able to explain how anyone could write 350 pages about toothpicks and remain sane. Careful with this one. A quick note about […]

Representative Paul Seaton’s March 24, 2008 Newsletter

March 24th, 2008 Newsletter From the desk of Rep. Paul Seaton Issue 59 Contact Information Toll Free 🙁 800) 665-2689 Fax 🙁 907) 465-3472 Website: http://www.RepPaulSeaton.com Email: Rep.Paul.Seaton@Legis.state.ak.us Greetings from Juneau on this 70th day of the 2008 legislative session. We are enjoying a warming trend that makes it feel […]

Representative Paul Seaton's March 24, 2008 Newsletter

March 24th, 2008 Newsletter From the desk of Rep. Paul Seaton Issue 59 Contact Information Toll Free 🙁 800) 665-2689 Fax 🙁 907) 465-3472 Website: http://www.RepPaulSeaton.com Email: Rep.Paul.Seaton@Legis.state.ak.us Greetings from Juneau on this 70th day of the 2008 legislative session. We are enjoying a warming trend that makes it feel […]

GCI Rate Adjustment

GCI had readjusted their cellular plan rates but you have to contact them to get the savings. Local Office 224-8912 Toll Free 1 800 800 4800 The plan I was using is now $30 a month cheaper, well worth the call.

Seward Parks and Recreation Bulletin

Seward Parks and Recreation Bulletin

Sports & Recreation News:   TelAlaska Team Wins Adult Basketball League Championship   At first it looked as though the TelAlaska team, managed and coached by Travis Stubblefield, was going to take their champion status without much effort this past Tuesday night (March 18). Eight and a half minutes into […]

Have a Beer at the Library!

Have a Beer at the Library!

The Seward Community Library will be presenting a three part series on The Art of Homebrew beginning Thursday, April 17th at 7pm and continuing the two following Thursdays, the 24th and May 1st. The first part of the series will focus on the rich history and culture surrounding our favorite […]

Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Clarification: Regarding vehicles (including school buses) pulling over for delaying five or more vehicles, the statute says that the law does not apply in urban areas and the delaying vehicle shall pull off the roadway at the first opportunity to do so safely. Questions, comments, tip suggestions; coptalk@cityofseward.net

April Events at the Library

It will be a busy April at the Seward Community Library. The library is extending the celebration of National Library Week to encompass all of April. The library will open the Book Sale for the month of April, so that locals may have first choice of the many items that […]