Author: Daniel Fox

River fill comments postponed till Feb. 2

The assembly has opted to wait until its next regular meeting before approving comments on a Pacific and Arctic Railway and Navigation Co. application, to the Army Corps of Engineers, requesting a permit to “discharge 15,000 cubic yards of gravel and 3,000 cubic yards of riprap fill material into 0.75 acres below the ordinary high water mark of the Skagway River.”

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CPV list includes more projects

The assembly voted unanimously to approve a resolution requesting additional Commercial Passenger Vessel excise tax funding totaling nearly $11 million for port infrastructure improvement projects.

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Assembly to vote on animal control ordinance

In an effort to clean up and clarify a section of the borough’s laws, on Feb. 2 the Borough Assembly gave first reading to a proposed ordinance amending the Skagway Municipal Code as it pertains to the control and welfare of animals.

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