Two resolutions are up for a vote tonight at the Nome City Council meeting – municipal funding for the Nome School District and a proposed increase in the 2016 mill rate.
The City Council will hold its first reading of the port proposal on Monday and finalize the budget by June 13.
Michels will coordinate between Quintillion, the City of Nome, and NJUS as the telecom company works to bring high-speed internet to western Alaska.
Tuesday night, Nome Police asked the public for assistance in identifying persons at the city morgue. But Mayor Richard Beneville said there is no uncertainty.
Nome’s City Council discussed how to deal with declining revenue at its mid-day work session Thursday.
At a work session Thursday night, City Finance Director Julie Liew said port revenue is expected to increase by more than 12 percent next year.
In the May episode of Story49, learn the history of Nome’s White Alice towers from John Handeland.
What does it take to manage the waste of an entire community in rural Alaska? In Nome, it’s the job of just one man.
A two-day workshop in Nome is bringing together village leaders, university researchers, and government officials to discuss climate change adaptation in the region.
Along with being registered, all vacant structures must be free of junk, graffiti, and properly boarded up.