NOAA has been investigating the cause of increasing dead gray whale sightings. If you see a beached or dead whale, please take a photo and call 1-877-925-7773 or email Kate.Savage@noaa.gov
The QTT Tribe Environmental Department will be hosting the 6th annual graveyard cleanup from 1-5pm each day. There will be a prize drawing on Friday, June 21st.
For more information, see the attached flier.
The QTT tribe environmental department has determined that the Paralytic Shellfish Poisoning (PSP) levels of shellfish in Sand Point are far exceeding the levels permitted by the FDA.
For a more detailed look at their findings, see the attached flier. For more information on the effects of PSP, click here!
There are up to two part-time Summer positions available at the Sand Point School as a custodian!
For more information, see the attached flier. To get an application, click here!
The Annual King Cove Fire & Rescue Picnic at the Old School Gym at 4pm. Be sure to come on down and show your support!
Plates are $10 for adults and children over the age of 5.
Children under 5 are free.
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Agenda for City Council Meeting for May 14th, 2019
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City Council Audio for May the 14th, 2019
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Through the Week of May 6th, between 12 and 4pm every day, there will be clean-up events in Sand Point! Each day, the community will focus on cleaning a different area of Sand Point.
The dates and locations are as follows:
Monday, May 6th: The Harbor
Tuesday, May 7th: Apartment Hill
Wednesday, May 8th: Between the Sand Point city building and Trident, as well as Little Sanak and Trailer Court
Thursday, May 9th: Russian Town, Mud Bay, Johnson Ave, and Main Street to the Post Office
Friday, May 10th: Neighborhoods and Anywhere not specified
There will be a door prize of $100 dollars Monday through Thursday, with pizza and prizes on Friday.
Please come down to the City Council Chambers on May 7th at 6pm for the 4th of July planning meeting. Many volunteers are needed to make this event a reality.
The Aleutians East Borough School Districts Regular Meeting for April 29th, 2019
– New Hires
– School Lunch Discussion
– Calendar Selection
– …AND MORE!
The Sand Point Police department will be hosting an ATV safety course free of charge at the Sand Point School at 3pm on Thursday, May 9th.
Be sure to come down and keep yourself safe when operating vehicles of any kind.
There is a potting table hand tool construction class available for sign-up here in Sand Point. The class runs from April 29th until May 3rd, from 6 to 9pm.
The class will cover safety using tools, how to measure and adapt plans, and how to build with tools. You will earn one college credit for taking this class from UAF.
For registration, call Jami Creasey at 907-222-9728.
There will be a discussion about the medical needs of Sand Point citizens and how best to handle drug and alcohol addiction in Sand Point hosted by the Sand Point Medical Clinic on Monday, April 22nd, from 6pm to 7pm.
Please come down and share your thoughts for what can be done here in Sand Point.
There are raffle tickets currently for sale for the Earth Day raffle, with drawings happening on Saturday, April 27th at the Earth Day Fair in Sand Point. Be sure to get your tickets while you can!
There will be an Earth Day Fair at the QTT rec. center on Saturday, April 27th. The day begins with a green walk starting at 10:45 AM, with the fair to follow from noon until 3pm. The QTT tribe is looking for volunteers to run carnival games at the fair. For more information, contact Karis or Jasmine with the QTT tribe, or call 907-383-5616.