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Landslide leads to Dyea flood

...away. The road from Skagway to Dyea is closed and tours into the area have been canceled until further notice, Skagway City Manager Bob Ward said. "We have declared a local emergency and are working on a risk assessment," he said. "All the...
Dyea Road re-opens after flooding subsides

...of Skagway. The Dyea Road was reopened at 3 p.m. Tuesday and residents were allowed back into their homes, Skagway City Manager Bob Ward said. The West Creek Road and West Creek bridge on the far end of the West Creek valley remained closed...
Dyea gauges flood damage

...and the Dyea campground is scheduled to open later this week. The West Creek road and bridge remain closed. Skagway City Manager Bob Ward said the city is sending in workers today to remove boulders at the base of the West Creek gorge that...
SE Conference considers alternate ferry management

...repeated requests by communities to be more involved in scheduling and other operational issues, Kensinger said. Skagway City Manager Bob Ward said the issue is tied to funding. He likened a change in management without addressing the system's...
Skagway's petition revived

...from 850 square miles, for the Bristol Bay Borough, to 94,770 square miles, for the North Slope Borough. Skagway City Manager Bob Ward said Wednesday that there has long been interest in forming a borough out of Skagway. As the state becomes...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...bus - and then some, Muchmore said. ``It's a beautiful bridge with a wonderful smell,'' said Bob Ward, Skagway city manager. ``It certainly fits in with the character of the flats.'' There isn't much left in Dyea Flats from the...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...ownership of this state because we don't pay anything. At some point in time we have to have a constant.'' Skagway City Manager Bob Ward said if the House's proposed budget survives the Senate, his town would lose about $60,000 in municipal...
Juneau Empire Story Archive that's spent or made, whether it's a paycheck or a purchase, is sent straight out of town,'' said Skagway City Manager Bob Ward. ``In many cases it's not even deposited in the bank, so it's not circulating through the economy...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...boroughs that do not pay local matching funds for their schools. Skagway does pay a percent of school costs, said Skagway City Manager Bob Ward. The state's Local Boundary Commission must approve the petition before the issue can go to a vote...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Capital Chat last Monday because it wasn't the Skagway mayor who said the road was a convenience, it was the Skagway city manager. Get it straight. To the person who said pink-colored flamingos are an insulting eyesore to those who appreciate...


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