A resolution proposing an additional $500,000 to a reserve bank account operated by the Nome Joint Utility System Board was passed at the March 28 NJUS Board Meeting.
No resolutions were passed at Tuesday’s meeting, but the board is preparing to revise NJUS vehicle policy and the 2010 Water and Sewer Master Plan.
NJUS passed three labor negotiation resolutions at Tuesday night’s meeting after discussions regarding wage increases.
Nome was dark for about twenty minutes last week due to inclement weather conditions.
A 2015 audit finds no weaknesses, deficiencies, or noncompliance by NJUS operations.
Nome has not changed its water and sewer rates in almost 20 years, but the Nome Joint Utility Board voted to amend that long-held tariff Tuesday.