Next Issue: June 14
Skagway News Headlines
TWC Enterprises Limited and Carnival Corporation & plc recently announced that the White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad is soon to be sold from the former to the latter.
This week in borough briefs, we talk with the new Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park interim superintendent, the assembly discusses land acquisition and the Yukon River Quest announces a record number of registrants.
TWC Enterprises Limited – current owners of the White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad – and the Carnival Corporation & plc recently announced that White Pass is soon to change hands from the former to the latter.
Rock strike on tracks closed train service on May 30; railroad re-opens morning of June 4
For the time being, the free market will remain the only regulator of vacation rentals in Skagway.
Skagway’s Development Corporation (SDC) and the Chamber of Commerce seem set to receive $87,400 and $30,000 respectively in the municipality’s Fiscal Year 2019 budget – though the SDC’s money may come with some strings attached.
This week in Borough Briefs, we look at a draft plan for Garbage-by-the-pound pickup, a response by White Pass regarding the port and some explosive trail work recently done by the municipality.