Information on the government of the City of Gustavus
The City of Gustavus is governed by a City Council of seven democratically elected community members.
- City Council Work Sessions - 7:00PM 1st & 3rd Monday's of the month. There will be no 3rd Monday Work Sessions from May, 2014 through October, 2014.
- City Council General Meetings- 7:00PM 2nd Monday of the month.
- Work Sessions & General Meetings are held at City Hall
DUE TO THE LABOR DAY HOLIDAY - THE NEXT GENERAL MEETING WILL BE ON THE 15TH, AT 7PM
Agendas/Notices, City Council Meeting Minutes, City Council Meeting Packets, Clerk's Reports can be found here.
* There are two Council seat vacancies. Please stop by City Hall for more information.
City Hall is located just west of the Salmon River Bridge on the north end of the Salmon River Park.
Hours of operation:
City Hall is open Monday through Friday, 9am - 4pm.
If you need an appointment outside of these hours, please call City Hall at 697-2451.
Open filing for City Council Declaration of Candidacy is AUGUST 25 TO SEPTEMBER 18TH. Stop by City Hall for candidacy form.
CITY ELECTION WILL BE TUESDAY, OCTOBER 7TH.
Saturday, September 20: COMMUNITY MEETING at the School - Safe Routes To School Survey Results, Next Steps, Drawing for Prizes
11:30 am-2:00 pm Open House- drop by, mark-up maps, informal talk with planners, get a copy of Survey Results
2:00-3:00 pm Community Meeting - Presentation by Planners on Survey Results, discuss some ideas about what does Gustavus wish to do next? & at 3 pm – Drawing for Prizes for completing the Survey!
The State of Alaska has approved grant funding for two projects in fiscal year 2015.
1. GVFD 911 radio project
2. Good River Culvert Replacement project
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Upcoming City Council Meetings
First Monday of the Month, Work Session 7:00PM @ City Hall
Second Monday of the Month, General Meeting 7:00PM @ City Hall
Third Monday of the Month, Work Session 7:00PM @ City Hall (There will NOT be 3rd Monday Work Sessions from May, 2014 through October, 2014)
Upcoming Committee Meetings
Beach Committee -
Gustavus Community Network (GCN) Committee -
Gustavus Visitors Association - Tuesday, September 9th at 1pm at Gustavus Library
Library Committee - Library Conference Room -
Marine Facilities Committee -
Roads Maintenance Committee - Friday, September 12th at 8:30am at City Hall
For up-to-date meeting information for Committees and the City Council please contact the City Clerk (907) 697-2451 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Seat C - Three Year Term
Seat D - Three Year Term
The filing period begins August 25, 2014 and ends September 18, 2014. Declaration of Candidacy Applications may be picked up and filed with the City Clerk at City Hall.
The next regular election for City Council seats is October 7, 2014
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City of Gustavus 1802 Gustavus Rd P.O. Box 1 Gustavus, AK 99826 Phone 907-697-2451 Fax 907-697-2136
- City Mayor - Sandi Marchbanks
- City Clerk - Lori Ewing
- City Treasurer - Noel Farevaag
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