LISTEN+READ: City of Sand Point City Council Meeting from 10/13/2020

Posted on: October 13th, 2020 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: City Of Sand Point, Community Window

Listen to the Sand Point City Council Meeting from October 13, 2020 (MP3,37MB, 90MIN).

Agenda Items for today’s meeting include:

– Reports from Eastern Aleutian Tribes and the School District
– Transition of Mayoral Power
– Travel Lift and Crane Updates
– Plus More

Download the Meeting Here

Read the October 13, 2020 Sand Point City Council Meeting Agenda + Packet here (PDF):

Sand Point Canvas Committee: October 9, 2020

Posted on: October 8th, 2020 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: City Of Sand Point, Community Window

The City of Sand Point will be holding it’s Canvas Committee to finalize the 2020 Municipal Election.

The meeting will be held in the City Hall Chambers at 4pm and is open to the public.

City of Sand Point – PRELIMINARY Election Results

Posted on: October 7th, 2020 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: City Of Sand Point, Community Window

Listen: City of Sand Point 2020 Mayoral Candidate Forum – September 28th, 2020

Posted on: September 28th, 2020 | Author: Holden F. | Filed under: City Of Sand Point, Civic & Government, Community Window, COVID-19, KSDP Programs, Meet the People, Sand Point

KSDP’s Austin Roof hosted a mayoral candidate forum, where both candidates could answer questions regarding key Borough topics including buy not limited to:

– Fishing
– Finances
– Transportation
– …and more!

To catch the recording of the forum click here, or check below!

KSDP Will Hold Candidate Forums for the Mayoral Races in Sand Point and Aleutians East Borough

Posted on: September 23rd, 2020 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: Aleutians East Borough, City Of Sand Point, Community Window

KSDP will be hosting Candidate Forums for the Mayoral Races in Sand Point and the Aleutians East Borough.

Each candidate who chooses to participate will be offered the same set of important questions about our areas and given an opportunity to share their position on these matters.

– Aleutians East Borough Mayoral Candidates will be this Friday (September 25, 2020) at 5:30pm

– City of Sand Point Mayoral Candidates will be Monday (September 28, 2020) at 4pm.

If you have any questions you’d like asked, please offer them for consideration by calling us at 907-383-5737 or emailing cw@apradio.org

PSA: Notice of Elections and Sample Ballot – Sand Point – 2020

Posted on: September 21st, 2020 | Author: Holden F. | Filed under: City Of Sand Point, Civic & Government, Community Window, Sand Point

Provided is the information for the City of Sand Point general election, to be held October 6th, 2020. Also included is a sample ballot.

Click here for the notice of election.

Click here to see the sample ballot.

Sand Point Fishermen’s Application Extension – September 30, 2020

Posted on: September 16th, 2020 | Author: Holden F. | Filed under: City Of Sand Point, Civic & Government, Community Window, COVID-19, Fisheries News, Sand Point

Sand Point fishermen’s application for the City of Sand Point’s Fishermen relief and recovery grant program has been extended until September 30, 2020 at 5pm.
You must be a Sand Point resident and provide a valid Area M Fishing license to apply.

LISTEN+READ: City of Sand Point City Council Meeting from 09/8/2020

Posted on: September 8th, 2020 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: City Of Sand Point, Community Window, KSDP Programs

Listen to the Sand Point City Council Meeting from September 8, 2020 (MP3,25MB, 20MIN).

Agenda Items for today’s meeting include:

– Department Updates
– Travel Lift Purchase
– CARES Distribution Fund

Download the Meeting Here

Read the September 08, 2020 Sand Point City Council Meeting Agenda + Packet here (PDF):

Listen: Interview with Nicole Borromeo – Executive Vice President and General Counsel for the Alaska Federation of Natives – September 2nd, 2020

KSDP’s Austin Roof discussed the importance of the 2020 Census for majority native and rural communities in Alaska with Nicole Borromeo, the Executive Vice President and General Counsel for the Alaska Federation of Natives.

To hear the full interview, click here:

To download the interview, click here!

Completing the Census is quick, easy, and completely confidential. Please respond online at www.2020census.gov or by phone by calling 1-(844)-330-2020.

Failing to fill out the Census deprives your community of $3,500 per year. For a family of four this equates to almost $150,000 over 10 years.

PSA: Declaration of Candidacy for the City of Sand Point – 2020

Posted on: August 26th, 2020 | Author: Holden F. | Filed under: City Of Sand Point, Civic & Government, Community Window, Sand Point, Welcome to Sand Point

If you would like to declare candidacy for the:

– Sand Point City Mayor – (3 year term)
– Sand Point City Council Seat B – (3 year term)
– Sand Point City Council Seat D – (3 year term)

you must call the Sand Point City Clerk and make an appointment to receive your declaration of candidacy forms and declare your candidacy before 4 P.M. on Friday, September 4th 2020.

For more information, click here!

PSA: City of Sand Point CARES Act Grant Forms

Posted on: August 20th, 2020 | Author: Holden F. | Filed under: City Of Sand Point, Civic & Government, Community Window, COVID-19, Fisheries News, Sand Point, Welcome to Sand Point

The City of Sand Point has released grant application forms for CARES act funding for fishermen, small businesses, non-profits, and utilities.

If you are a fisherman click here!

If you are a small business click here!

If you are a non-profit click here!

If you are a utility customer click here!

Listen MP3: Aleutians East Borough School Board Special Meeting: August 11, 2020

Posted on: August 19th, 2020 | Author: Holden F. | Filed under: AEB School District, Aleutians East Borough, City Of Sand Point, Community Window

The Aleutians East Borough School District had a special meeting of the Board. The meeting included:

– AEBSD Smart Start Plan Approval
– Extracurricular Activities Discussion
– High School Graduation Requirements: 2nd Reading
– New Hires/Resignations
…and more!

Stream or download the meeting here:Listen to or Download the Meeting Here!

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View and Download The April 11 2020 Board Packet Here

Listen MP3: City of Sand Point City Council Meeting from 08/14/2020

Posted on: August 12th, 2020 | Author: Holden F. | Filed under: City Of Sand Point, Community Window, KSDP Programs

Agenda Items for today’s meeting include:

– Department Updates
– Earthquake Damage Reports
– Chief of Police Applicants
– Extension of Declaration of Emergency
– and more…

Stream the interview here:

To download or stream the full interview, click here!

Read the August 14, 2020 Sand Point City Council Meeting Agenda + Packet here (PDF):

News Release: New Local Delivery System Makes Distance Learning Possible in AEBSD

Posted on: July 29th, 2020 | Author: Holden F. | Filed under: AEB School District, Aleutians East Borough, City Of Sand Point, Community Window, COVID-19, King Cove, Sand Point

At no additional cost to students and families of the Aleutians East Borough, the Aleutians East Borough School District has created a way for students to connect with their teachers and receive schoolwork; all without leaving their homes or connecting to the internet.

In accordance with the State and Federal guidelines for SMART START, the school district will be opening this fall. Amid uncertainty concerning schools reopening, this system provides the opportunity for students to immediately social distance should the situation surrounding COVID-19 worsen.

Some families will be provided with wireless access points to make this possible, all that will be required of them will be to have the access points connected to power.

For the full press release, as well as a number of frequently asked questions, click here: AEBSD Wireless Press Release

If you have any questions or concerns not addressed in the FAQ above, call the Aleutians East Borough School District at 907-383-5222, option 4.

City of Sand Point Notice – City Dock Closed To Public

Posted on: July 25th, 2020 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: City Of Sand Point, Community Window, KSDP Programs

Surveyors are flying into Sand Point on Saturday, July 25 to inspect the dock for safety. More updates to come.