Category: Borough

New proposal from White Pass

Skagway’s Borough Assembly is reviewing a draft proposal from the White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad, in which details of the current lease, and a new tidelands lease, are discussed.

Skagway Borough Briefs

This issue, we look at a collaborative Artists in Residence program, check on the results of the Fourth of July softball tourney and once more take a look at the opioid issue.

Assembly approves 2018 Budget on fourth reading

With a fourth and final reading on June 21, Skagway’s Borough Assembly approved the Fiscal Year 2018 budget with a property tax millage rate of 7.00 in Service Area I and 5.78 in Service Area II.

Borough Briefs June 23

This week the Borough Assembly approved Fourth Street closure for block parties, approved a membership increase for the rec center and passed a resolution approving the sales tax holiday for an abridged period of time.