Two Soldotna men have applied to take over the last year remaining on the term for Seat F on the city's council.
New mayor Pete Sprague resigned from the seat when he was elected in October.
The council will consider Dan Nelson and Tim Cashman, Jr.
The Kenai City Council experienced changes both of personnel and procedure at its meeting on Wednesday. A successful ordinance introduced by council member Tim Navarre changed the time of the council's twice-monthly meetings from 7 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Kenai will buy seven parcels of Cook Inlet-fronting property - four of which it needs to build a road to give summer dipnetters access to the southern mouth of the Kenai River - for $1.6 million from the Idaho-based real estate company ARK Properties.
The personal-use fishery, Kenai's mill rate and purchasing policy, and the improbable unification of Kenai and Soldotna were among the subjects discussed at a Wednesday forum by the three candidates for the two open seats on the Kenai City Council.
Polls close Oct. 6 in the Kenai City Council election, in which two council members will be elected from three candidates - incumbent Bob Molloy, James Glendening and Mike Boyle - to serve a three-year term. The top two vote getters will take the seats.
Kenai city council members Terry Bookey and Ryan Marquis introduced an ordinance allowing up to twelve hens to be kept on Kenai residential properties under 40,000 square feet - an activity that currently a violates city code.
From July 10 to July 31, fee shacks that collected parking and camping fees from dipnetters entering the Kenai River’s north and south beaches and municipal dock recorded 24,878 transactions, according to ...