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City Calendar

City Calendar

SEWARD CITY COUNCIL NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING August 13, 2007 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Seward City Council will conduct a public hearing on the following items of business at its regular meeting of August 13, 2007. Resolution 2007-076, Authorizing The City Manager To Appropriate Funds For $5000 To […]

Comments on Miller Landing

We have traveled from Massachusetts to Alaska to visit family and see the Glaciers of Southern Alaska in Seward. We love the outdoors and discovered the Miller Landing website. Their website described Forest Service Cabins for rent and showed a picture of a Forest Service Cabin. It was very appealing. […]

Simpsons effect Alaska?

I was a fan of the Simpsons when they began years ago… back in the day when Bart was the main caricature. The Simpsons targeted the trouble maker boy within. The first few seasons they were hated by parents everywhere, banning t-shirts in schools and punishing those who use the […]

Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Hunters are reminded that discharging a firearm is restricted within the city limits of Seward. For further details contact the Seward Police Department at 224-3338. Questions, comments, tip suggestions; coptalk@cityofseward.net

Candidate packets

Applications to be a city council candidate are now available at the city clerk’s office. They can only be turned in between the dates of August 1 through 15, with the deadline being 5:00 pm on August 15. Come get started on them!! Candidates night is already set for Monday, […]

July Sporadic Bird Report: Murrelets

Friday, July 27, 2007 Seward, Alaska Sporadic Bird Report Sunrise 5:25 am, sunset 10:41 pm, length of day 17 hours, 15 minutes; tomorrow will be 4 minutes and 40 seconds shorter. Weather: Mid 50s, overcast skies continue with scattered showers and peek-a-boo sunshine. Summer is rushing along; fireweed is in […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Action Agenda Monday, July 23, 2007 at 7:30 p.m. The Following Ordinance Requiring A Public Hearing Was Enacted: Ordinance 2007-004, Amending The Land Use Plan And Rezoning Of Lots 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, CP1, CP2, CG1, CG2, BC1, BC2, BD1, And BD2, […]

Lowell Pt partial road closure tomorrow

The City of Seward Public Works Department has obtained the appropriate permits and will be conducting open excavation to include a partial road closure to replace 2 sections of culverts on Lowell Pt. Road south of Resurrection Bay Seafooods. The Public Works Department will be working on July 26th from […]

Seward Student to Study Plight of Chesapeake Bay

Seward Student to Study Plight of Chesapeake Bay with World Renowned Oceanographer Dr. Sylvia Earle To Work Alongside National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence, Students, Educators Will Investigate Efforts to Restore Chesapeake Bay and other Estuaries Research To Be Followed by Students and Teachers Across the World As Part of The JASON Project’s […]

4th of July Co-Ed D Softball Tournament Kudos

Twelve teams from Anchorage, Homer, and Seward participated in this annual event that brings hundreds of visitors to Seward. The two Seward teams are sponsored by Kenai Fjord Tours and Chinooks Restaurant. Although both teams had good games on Saturday, neither made it to the finals on Sunday. The winning […]

Pet of the week

Pet of the week

Pet of the Week:  Live-in housekeeper wanted for 4-yr old female: must be comfortable with feline antics, tolerate litterbox cleaning and be a good cook.  Duties will definitely include belly rubs and catering to my whims.  Must provide home, size not important. Wish List:   The best thing you can do for the welfare […]

Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Another Handicapped Parking Question: Question: Is there a penalty when I park in a space reserved for persons with disabilities using my grandmother’s special permit or license plate, run into the store myself to pick up her prescription or the post office to get her mail and save my grandmother […]

Local families needed for foreign exchange students

Highly reputed student exchange organization seeks warm & loving host families to open their hearts and homes to our wonderful foreign exchange students. These students are 15-18 yrs of age, thoroughly screened and eagerly looking forward to hear all about their American host family. They will attend your local high […]

The Board of Directors for the Seward Chamber of Commerce, Conference and Visitors Bureau, today adopted significant changes in the rules for the 2007 Seward Silver Salmon Derby®. Beginning in 2007, Derby participants will not be limited to the waters of Resurrection Bay. The Derby helps raise money for Fish […]

Seward City Council Regular Meeting- Action Agenda

Seward City Council Regular Meeting- Action Agenda

Monday, July 9, 2007 at 7:30 p.m. The following ordinance requiring a public hearing was approved: Ordinance 2007-003, An Ordinance Of The City Council Of The City Of Seward, Alaska, Amending The Land Use Plan And The Rezoning Of Lots 1-9 Block 8, Original Townsite Of Seward, From Auto Commercial […]

Seward City Council Regular Meeting- Action Agenda

Seward City Council Regular Meeting- Action Agenda

Monday, July 9, 2007 at 7:30 p.m. The following ordinance requiring a public hearing was approved: Ordinance 2007-003, An Ordinance Of The City Council Of The City Of Seward, Alaska, Amending The Land Use Plan And The Rezoning Of Lots 1-9 Block 8, Original Townsite Of Seward, From Auto Commercial […]

Local Visitor- Marty Brink

Local Visitor- Marty Brink

For the last few days I have had a very interesting visitor into my little shop at Seward Information. Marty is a fellow that has flown here from Denver Co. on his own to visit Alaska. This great individual has allowed us to reprint an interview he had given before […]