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Kenai Peninsula municipalities hope to host upcoming fish board meetings

...Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly and the Kenai, Soldotna, Homer, Seldovia and Seward city councils by Sept. 10.Kenai City Manager Rick Koch, who attended the 2014 fish board meetings in Anchorage, said he invited the board to return to the Kenai...
Kenai council nixes library fee

...for years to institute the fee as a way to generate more revenue for the city without burdening city taxpayers, Kenai City Manager Rick Koch said.The anticipated $50,000 had been included in the next budget, which will now have to be changed...
Kenai Chamber of Commerce pitches new electronic sign

...funding from the city."Since the chamber is turning 60 this year I could not think of a better gift," Braun said.Kenai City Manager Rick Koch said if the city pays for the sign then it would own it.Porter said the sign would be a benefit to the...
Alaska Editorial: A fish board meeting on the peninsula is long overdue

...Fisheries listens, cares about and understands the local impacts of its decisions," Joint Resolution No. 1 reads.Kenai City Manager Rick Koch notes that 80 percent of the proposals taken up by the fish board during an Upper Cook Inlet meeting deal...

...from boats. The dipnet fishery, which ran July 9-31, brought in nearly $170,000 to the city. According to Kenai City Manager Linda Snow, the money is not all profit. The city pays to maintain city facilities and had a high initial investment...
Communities make pitch for $100 million crime lab

...not under way. He said, though, that Palmer, Wasilla and Kenai as well as Anchorage are possible locations. Kenai City Manager Rick Koch said Monday that the city offered to locate the lab - free of cost - on 15 to 20 acres adjacent to an existing...
Hockey antagonists strike Zamboni deal, while Kenai got a reliable backup Zamboni in case its current model goes down. "We're very excited," Kenai City Manager Linda Snow said Thursday. Expecting that there could be other bids for the machine, the Kenai council earlier this...
Bears killed in Kenai

...containers. The city will even haul it away at no cost if residents can't do it themselves, according to Rick Koch, Kenai city manager. "We're just trying to pass on there is an emergency with this," he said. "It seems to be a very dangerous...
Salary board gets appointments

...members of the commission include former state legislators Rick Halford of Chugiak and Mike Miller of North Pole, Kenai City Manager Rick Koch and Anchorage businessman Tom McGrath. The commission will review pay of top state officials, including...
Juneau Empire Online Frontiers: Ranching Alaska style 8/10/97

...usually sticking close to the feed trough. But sometimes in the spring they range on the green shoots by the river. Kenai City Manager Rick Ross said people call sometimes, asking why the cattle are on city land. But complaints are few. Dogs and...


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