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 Mondays of the month.
- City Council General Meetings- 7:00pm 2nd Monday of the month.
- Work Sessions & General Meetings are held at City Hall
The City Council will be holding Work Sessions on April 20, 2015, and May 4, 2015, at 7pm. The meetings will be held at City Hall and everyone is welcome to attend. The next General Meeting will be held on May 11, 2015 at 7pm.
Agendas/Notices, City Council Meeting Minutes, and City Council Meeting Packets can be found here.
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 Thursday, 9am - 4pm and by appointment only on Friday.
To schedule an appointment outside of these hours, or for Fridays, please call City Hall at 697-2451.
Good River Road Bridge Project: Glacier Bay Construction is the low bidder for the project to replace two failing culverts where the Mountain View Drainage stream (AKA Harry Hall Creek) crosses under Good River Road. The bid amount was $210,130. (Other bidders were Admiralty Construction and Channel Construction, both of Juneau.) The utility relocations will be handled by the City directly with the phone and electric utilities. The culverts will be replaced with a timber bridge similar to that on Spruce Lane, but with timber guard rails. Design funding was provided by the US Fish and Wildlife Service Juneau Office and design work was completed by DOWL HKM of Anchorage. Construction funding is from two Legislative CIP grants totaling $225,500. Construction is expected to be in early summer, 2015.
Tong Road Bridge Project: Glacier Bay Construction is the apparent low bidder to replace the undersized culvert at Tong Road with a timber bridge similar to that at Spruce Lane. The bid amount was $123,510. Design work, funded by US FWS, was completed by Dowl HKM. Construction funding will be provided by a grant from the Alaska Sustainable Salmon Fund, administered by ADF&G.
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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
Upcoming Committee Meetings
Beach Committee - Inactive
Gustavus Community Network (GCN) Committee -
Gustavus Visitors Association - Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 1pm, Gustavus Library
Library Committee - Inactive
Marine Facilities Committee - Inactive
Roads Maintenance Committee - Friday, April 17, 2015 at 1pm, Gustavus Library
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 E - Three Year Term
The filing period begins August 24, 2015 and ends September 18, 2015. 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 6, 2015
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- City Mayor - Mike Taylor
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