Sand Point City Building Closed – February 15th, 2021

Posted on: February 12th, 2021 | Author: Holden F. | Filed under: City Of Sand Point, Community Window

The City of Sand Point’s city building as well as all city departments will be closed on Monday, February 15th 2021 in observance of President’s Day.

The city building and all city departments will reopen for regular business hours on Tuesday, February 16th. See below for the City’s official announcment.

Closed-President’s Day

MP3 Listen: Sand Point City Council Meeting – Agenda & Packet – February, 2021

Posted on: February 8th, 2021 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: City Of Sand Point, Community Window

The Sand Point City Council Meeting covered several topics including:

– Travel Lift Repairs
– COVID-19 Updates
– New Cemetery Land
– …And More!

Download or stream the archived City Council meeting here (MP3, 17.6 MB):
https://apradio.org/mp3/2021-1-12-sdpcouncil.mp3

Download the agenda & packet here (PDF, 2MB):
February 9, 2021 City Council Meeting Agenda & Packet

Sand Point City Council Meeting – Agenda & Packet – January 2021

Posted on: January 12th, 2021 | Author: Holden F. | Filed under: City Of Sand Point, Community Window

Download or stream the archived City Council meeting here (MP3, 17.6 MB):
https://apradio.org/mp3/2021-1-12-sdpcouncil.mp3

Download the agenda & packet here (PDF, 2MB):
https://www.sandpointak.com/uploads/2/7/6/7/27677223/january_12_2021_city_of_sand_point_council_meeting_packet.pdf

PSA: City of Sand Point Travel Policy Update – Effective Immediately

Posted on: December 9th, 2020 | Author: Holden F. | Filed under: City Of Sand Point, Civic & Government, Community Window, Fisheries News, Lodging, Sand Point, Transportation, Welcome to Sand Point

Below is the new travel mandates for the City of Sand point, typed in text form for your convenience. You can find the original notice at the bottom of this post. Thank you.

EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY:

The City of Sand Point is asking everyone to self isolate upon arrival for a 7-day period and then get tested for COVID-19.

Regular activities may resume upon confirmation of a negative test result. This request does not apply to essential workers or those involved in the commercial fishing industry; State of Alaska health mandates cover those individuals, and relevant information for those workers can be found at covid19.alaska.gov.

Listen to the Sand Point School’s 2020 Spelling Bee

Posted on: December 4th, 2020 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: AEB School District, City Of Sand Point, Community Window

The Sand Point School’s Spelling Bee has been archived here (MP3, 5MB):
https://apradio.org/mp3/2020-12-04-sdp-spellingbee.mp3

MP3: Sand Point City Council Meeting – Agenda & Packet for 12/8/2020

Posted on: December 4th, 2020 | Author: Virgil | Filed under: City Of Sand Point, Community Window

Download or stream the archived City Council meeting here (MP3, 20MB):
https://apradio.org/mp3/2020-12-08-sdpcouncil.mp3

Download the agenda & packet here (PDF, 2MB):
https://www.sandpointak.com/uploads/2/7/6/7/27677223/december_8_2020_city_of_sand_point_council_meeting_packet.pdf

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.