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Wildlife troopers increase fishery enforcement noon the following day. "People have been calm and behaving themselves for the most part," McBride said. Kenai City Manager Rick Koch said the police department has done a good job informing dipnetters of code changes like the no-wake...
Koch renews contract to stay in Kenai

Kenai City Manager Rick Koch applied for and was offered a job as Palmer's new city manager. However, after weeks of negotiations and three executive...
Kenai pushes to complete well

Following an emergency declaration from Kenai City Manager Rick Koch, the Kenai City Council approved a purchase order of $39,000 with M-W Drilling Inc. on a no-bid project to complete...
City discusses protection for employee sexual orientation in personnel regs

...against sexual orientation based discrimination. Kenai City Manager Rick Koch asked that the council postpone the ordinance...were vital to the city and applauded the efforts of Kenai City Manager Rick Koch who worked with the local legislators to...
Setting up shop: Kenai opens doors to new city facility

...4.3 million from state capital grants and general fund reserves was substantially completed last month, said Kenai City Manager Rich Koch. The city shop, located at 550 Daubenspeck Circle off of Marathon Road, will be open for a public open...
Kenai puts grant money to use

...renovations design. Mayor Pat Porter said each of the projects were vital to the city and applauded the efforts of Kenai City Manager Rick Koch who worked with the local legislators to secure capital money. In total the city council approved 11 ordinances...
Art guild terminates potters lease over insurance issues

...ENSTAR Natural Gas Company to cut off the gas and the art center would disable electricity to the electric kilns. Kenai City Manager Rick Koch said if someone fired the kilns after he or she was ordered not to, he wasn't sure what he would do...
New green space in the works for Kenai

...and Kaleidoscope School will provide murals to hang on the fence, which will border two surrounding properties. Kenai City Manager Rick Koch said currently there had not been money set aside in this current year's budget for the park without...
Kenai stands with veterans in support of memorial

...talked with local state legislators who supported the veteran's position.Representative Olson wrote a letter to Kenai City Manager Rick Koch in support of the memorial after veterans and concerned citizens had contacted him regarding the uncertain...
Beaver Loop Road culvert project delayed three weeks

...sewer mains that they were installing and the amount of groundwater. The recent rain hasn't helped much either." Kenai City Manager Rick Koch said the city expects the road to be open in time for the personal-use dipnet fishery, which opens July...


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