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Mayor Richard Beneville signing resolutions after a City Council meeting Photo: Margaret DeMaioribus/KNOM (2016).

Resolution on Taxi License Transfers Fails After Long Deliberations

“The City Council shall determine… the maximum number of taxi cabs to be licensed for commercial purposes within the City. It doesn’t say anything about the licenses becoming a property right,” Councilman Brown stated about the resolution to transfer three taxi licenses from EZ Cab to Mr. Kab. The resolution failed during Monday’s City Council meeting.

Nome Mayor Richard Beneville signs six resolutions at City Council Meeting on June 27, 2016. Photo: Margaret DeMaioribus/KNOM

Nome Visitors Center Contract Approved

City Manager Tom Moran weighed in on the operation of the Nome Visitors Center, saying, “I think the issue is with getting people to Nome, I think maybe they are doing a less than perfect job of that, but when people get to Nome, they are doing a very good job catering to their needs.”

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