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Letter to the editor recognize the following people who helped make this project happen so effectively and efficiently: Rick Koch, Kenai City Manager; Stuart Suddeth; Gary Hawley; and Ron's Rental. And of course, the team of enthusiastic volunteers from West...
Kenai releases dipnet report

...projected balance of $161,342 - after Kenai captured a revenue of $572,517 from an expenditure of $485,977. Kenai City manager Rick Koch said the dipnet fund is capital for future dipnet projects. "Why $161,000 of capital reserves...
Kenai chicken ordinance fails again

...feet, or if the owner applies for and receives a conditional use permit from the Planning and Zoning Commission. Kenai City Manager Rick Koch said no chicken permits had been applied for in his nine years as City Manager. Council member Henry Knackstedt...
Kenai purchases land for South Beach access road

...the land owned by ARK Properties, allowing the road to avoid the wetland. At the council's Sept. 2 meeting, Kenai City Manager Rick Koch and City Attorney Scott Bloom announced the deal that resulted. Although only four of ARK's seven properties...
Summit Cleaners struck by vehicle Monday

...Cleaners in Kenai Monday evening, though the walls were damaged. Christine Cunningham, who is the assistant to the Kenai city manager, said she was going to the business on the Kenai Spur Highway around 5 p.m. on Monday when she accidentally hit...
Alaska Supreme Court to decide CINGSA versus Kenai case

...state's utilities - to determine the ownership of this gas. In a March 2015 letter to the Regulatory Commission, Kenai City Manager Rick Koch wrote that the city may have an interest in this new gas.CINGSA first brought the question of compensation...
Voters to decide Nikiski law enforcement issue

...agencies like the Kenai Police Department could be affected should their services be contracted out to Nikiski, said Kenai City Manager Rick Koch. "It's hard to guess without knowing what it is they would want," he said. "The first step would...
Kenai airport reserve lease rates rise after appraisal

...payments had nearly doubled. In an Aug. 18 letter to Kenai City Manager Rick Koch, Page wrote that the 2015 appraisal established...airport lessees are also contesting their rates. Kenai City Manager Rick Koch said that many airport leases contain a...
Proposed Kenai South Beach access road faces potential route change

...Specialist Dena O'Dell, Kenai's application for the permit was suspended at the city's request on June 25. Kenai City Manager Rick Koch said the city asked the Corps to suspend the application for 60 days "while we potentially pursue another...
Rents rise at Vintage Pointe

...from residents, and that Kenai taxpayers have never contributed to the cost of running the facility. However, Kenai city manager Rick Koch said that the rising cost of an aging building - the costs of its depreciation - will make funding beyond...


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