Refine Search

Mike Boyle: Listen to individual citizens

I have no specific agenda in running for City Council. I believe that the most important and basic part of city government is the individual citizen. It is the citizen's input that is most important when making decisions as a Council...
Kenai to hold work session on commercial marijuana

...will be open to the public, although council members said it is not meant to be a venue for residents to speak to city government on the issue. Nonetheless, there will be a brief public comment period after the presentation and council discussion...
Rents rise at Vintage Pointe

...have been a contentious issue between Vintage Pointe residents and the city of Kenai, as well as within Kenai's city government. Vintage Pointe is owned and managed by the city of Kenai, which in 2013 adopted a plan of yearly rent increases...
Construction season approaches

...And over the years the traffic has just grown. And so now it's becoming a little more important."The Kenai city government will be undertaking two paving and construction projects, and one unpaving project. VIP Drive, a road on the south...
Kenai manages money

...reduced expense over buying new equipment? I'm not sure that an elaborate fitness center is a responsibility of a city government."The council nominated two applicants to the borough Planning and Zoning Commission and considered a third nominee...
What others say: Clarity on marijuana rules welcome

...of Wasilla showed just how broad municipal governments' interpretation of their authority could be. The Wasilla city government voted Feb. 23 to ban the making of marijuana edibles, concentrates and extracts even within residents' homes...
Kenai makes small steps on bluff erosion project

...was set to lapse if the money wasn't spent by June 2014. With this deadline looming, three members of Kenai's city government - city manager Rick Koch, mayor Pat Porter, and council member Tim Navarre - traveled to Washington, D.C. to...
Kenai airport agreements signed with Soldotna contractor, Hilcorp

...and the hangars are returned to city control. Gabriel described this development method as "a common practice for city governments that manage land." First, however, Legacy has to pay the cost of constructing the hangars -- a project made...
Fish Board spurns Central Peninsula

...board's work session in Juneau, members set the schedule for its next cycle of meetings. Several dozen people, city governments, boroughs and fishing advocacy groups and the entire legislative delegation from the Kenai Peninsula weighed in...
Soldotna website gets new look is a really good communication tool," he said. "People have the right to know what's going on with their city government, and this is a good way to facilitate that."Reach Ian Foley at


  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback