City Council Meetings are held every first and third Tuesday of each month beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers, located at 120 Freeman Drive, Thorne Bay, Alaska.

The next regular meeting of the City Council will be held on Tuesday, December 5, 2017, in the City Hall Council Chambers.  The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m., with a workshop at beginning at 6:00 p.m.  The Public is invited and encouraged to attend all meetings of the City Council.

December 5, 2017, City Council Packet; there will be a Regular Meeting of the City Council, Tuesday, December 5, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers.  This meeting will be preceded by a workshop beginning at 6:00 p.m.
November 21, 2017, City Council Meeting Packet, there will be a Regular Meeting of the City Council, Tuesday, November 21, 2017, at 6:30 p.m in the City Hall Council Chambers.  This meeting will be preceded by a workshop beginning at 6:00 p.m.

Click on the link above titled “November 21, 2017 – Regular City Council Meeting Packet” to see the full packet.

 

November 7, 2017 – Regular City Council Meeting Packet, there will be a Regular Meeting of the City Council, Tuesday, November 7, 2017, at 6:30 p.m in the City Hall Council Chambers.  This meeting will be preceded by a workshop beginning at 6:00 p.m.   Click on the link above titled “November 7, 2017 – Regular City Council Meeting PACKET” to see the full packet.

Packet will be updated on Monday, November 6, 2017, with the Minutes for the October 9th and 16th, Special City Council Meetings.

 

October 16, 2017, Special City Council Meeting Packet;   Meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers, with a workshop beginning at 6:00 p.m.

The Mayor term is a 2-Year Term, or remainder of appointed City Council Members Term, whichever is less.The Mayor is appointed by the City Council, from the City Council.

Vice – Mayor is a 1-Year Term.  The Vice Mayor is appointed by the Council from the Council.

Special Meeting October 16, 2017, begins at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers, with a workshop beginning at 6:00 p.m.

 

Full agenda and packets for each meeting will be posted on the City’s Website and at the below posted locations, on the Friday preceding the meeting date 

October 9, 2017, Special City Council Meeting 630 PacketMeeting begins at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers, with a workshop beginning at 6:00 p.m.  PLANNING COMMISSION WILL MEET PRIOR TO COUNCIL MEETING AT 5:30…. Full packet below:  PZ Commission Packet Public Hearing October 9, 2017, Anderson Variance

City Council Packet for September 19, 2017, Regular Meeting ;  Link to complete packet of September 19th City Council Meeting.

Ordinance 17-09-19-01-Priority in Space Assignment ; Link for Public Hearing Ordinance amending Title 18 – Harbor Stall Assignments.

Ordinance 17-09-19-02 – Public Hearing Sales Tax and Building Tax Exemptions, FINAL; Link for Public Hearing Ordinance amending Title 3, Chapter 3.17.100 & 110 – Sales Tax Exemptions.

There will be a meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, September 19, 2017, beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers.  This meeting will be preceded by a workshop beginning at 6:00 p.m.  Click on the link above titled “September 19, 2017 – City Council Meeting PACKET” to see the full agenda posting.  A full packet will be available on Friday September 15, 2017, after 12 noon.

September 5, 2017, City Council Meeting PACKET, There will be a meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, September 5, 2017, beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers.  This meeting will be preceded by a workshop beginning at 6:00 p.m.  Click on the link above titled “September 5, 2017 – City Council Meeting PACKET” to see the full agenda posting.  A full packet will be available on Friday September 1, 2017, after 12 noon.

August 15, 2017, CC Packet, There will be a meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, August 15, 2017, beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers. This meeting will be preceded by a workshop beginning at 6:00 p.m.  Click on the link “August 15, 2017, CC Packet” to view the agenda and information pertaining to each agenda item.

August 1, 2017, Council Packet, Ordinance 17-08-15-01 – Amending Title 17 – Zoning Code Current with Proposed Zoning (002),  There will be a meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, August 1, 2017, beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers. This meeting will be preceded by a workshop beginning at 6:00 p.m.  Click on the link “August 1, 2017, Council Packet” to view the agenda and information pertaining to each agenda item.  The full ordinance for introduction amending the Zoning Code, is available through the link provided above: Ordinance 17-08-15-01.

Planning Zoning Public Hearing July 18 2017 Variance App, There will be a meeting of the City Council, ACTING AS THE PLANNING COMMISSION, on Tuesday, July 18, 2017, beginning at 5:00 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers. This meeting will precede a workshop of the City Council beginning at 6:00 p.m., and Regular City Council Meeting, beginning at 6:30 p.m.  Click on the link “Planning Zoning Meeting Packet July 18, 2017, 5pm”, to view the agenda and information pertaining to each agenda item

City Council Packet for July 18, 2017 There will be a meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, July 18, 2017, beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers. This meeting will be preceded by a workshop beginning at 6:00 p.m.  Click on the link “July 18, 2017,  Council Packet” to view the agenda and information pertaining to each agenda item.

July 11, 2017 CC Special meting Agenda, There will be a SPECIAL MEETING of the City Council on Tuesday, July 11, 201 7, beginning at 5:00 p.m.  Purpose of this meeting is to introduce an Ordinance adding a Dissolution Clause for the Gaming Permit Activities.  Full packet can be accessed by clicking on the link “July 11, 2017, Special City Council Meeting”

June 20, 2017 City Council Packet, There will be a meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, June 20, 2017, beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers. This meeting will be preceded by a workshop beginning at 6:00 p.m.  Click on the link “June 20, 2017, City Council Packet” to view the agenda and information pertaining to each agenda item.

June 6, 2017, CC Packet, There will be a meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, June 6, 2017, beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers. This meeting will be preceded by a workshop beginning at 6:00 p.m.  Click on the link “June 6, 2017, CC Packet” to view the agenda and information pertaining to each agenda item.

May 16, 2017 CC Packet Final, There will be a meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers.  This meeting will be preceded by a workshop beginning at 6:00 p.m.  Click on the link “May 16, 2017, CC Packet” to view the agenda and information pertaining to each agenda item.

May 2, 2017, Council Packet, There will be a meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers.  This meeting will be preceded by a workshop beginning at 6:00 p.m.  Click on the link “May 2, 2017, CC Packet” to view the agenda and information pertaining to each agenda item.

April 18, 2017, CC Packet, There will be a meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, April 18, 2017, beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers.  This meeting will be preceded by a workshop beginning at 6:00 p.m.  Click on the link “April 18, 2017, CC Packet” to view the agenda and information pertaining to each agenda item.

Notice of Workshop Zoning Ordinance Amendments

Thorne Bay Planning and Zoning Map

April 4, 2017, Council Packet, There will be a City Council Meeting on April 4, 2017, beginning at 6:30 p.m., in the City Council Chambers of City Hall.  The meeting will be preceded by a workshop of the Planning Commission to review current zoning ordinances and identify possible amendments, beginning at 5:00 p.m.  Click on the link “April 4, 2017, Council Packet” to see the agenda and ordinances for the upcoming meeting.

March 21, 2017, Council Packet   There will be a City Council Meeting on March 21, 2017, beginning at 6:30 p.m., in the City Council Chambers of City Hall.  The meeting will be preceded by a workshop beginning at 6:00 p.m.  Click on the link “March 21, 2017, CC Meeting Agenda and Ordinances” to see the agenda and ordinances for the upcoming meeting.

March 7, 2017, CC Meeting Agenda and Ordinances There will be a City Council Meeting on March 7, 2017, beginning at 6:30 p.m., in the City Council Chambers of City Hall.  The meeting will be preceded by a workshop beginning at 6:00 p.m.  Click on the link “March 7, 2017, CC Meeting Agenda and Ordinances” to see the agenda and ordinances for the upcoming meeting.  Minutes will be posted by Monday March 6, 2017

 

February 21, 2017, CC Packet Updated

February 21, 2017 City Council Packet There will be a City Council meeting on February 21, 2017, in the City Hall Council Chambers.  Meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m., with a workshop beginning at 6:00 p.m.  The public is invited and encouraged to attend.  You can download a copy of the Council Packet by opening the link “February 21, 2017, City Council Packet”

Packet for February 7, 2017, City Council Meeting There will be a meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, February 7, 2017, in the City Hall Council Chambers.  The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m., with a workshop  beginning at 6:00 p.m.  Please check back on Monday for any additions to the Agenda.    There will be a social gathering immediately following the City Council meeting.  Gathering will be held in the Council Chambers, all who wish to join are welcome.

January 17, 2017, Regular City Council Meeting PACKET  There will be a meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, January 17, 2017, in the City Hall Council Chambers.  The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m., with a workshop  beginning at 6:00 p.m.

January 17, 2017 – Agenda    There will be a City Council Meeting on Tuesday, January 17, 2017, at 6:30 p.m., located in the City Hall Council Chambers.  This meeting will be preceded by a workshop beginning at 6:00 p.m.   THE PUBLIC IS INVITED AND ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND.

January-3-2017-Council-Meeting-Packet There will be a meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, January 3, 2017, in the City Hall Council Chambers.  The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m., with a workshop  beginning at 6:00 p.m.

NO CITY COUNCIL MEETING on December 20, 2016. 

December-6-2016-agenda, There will be a meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, December 6, 2016, in the City Hall Council Chambers.  The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m., with a workshop  beginning at 6:00 p.m.

November-15-2016-city-council-packet, There will be a regular meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 beginning at 6:30 p.m., in the City Hall Council Chambers.   A workshop will be held beginning at 6 p.m.   The public is invited and encouraged to attend.  You can download a copy of the Council Packet by opening the link “November 15, 2016, Council Packet”

November-1-2016-council-packet There will be a regular meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, November 1, 2016 beginning at 6:30 p.m., in the City Hall Council Chambers.   A workshop will be held beginning at 6 p.m.   The public is invited and encouraged to attend.  You can download a copy of the Council Packet by opening the link “November 1, 2016, Council Packet”

 

october-17-2016-special-city-council-agenda-appointment-of-mayor-and-vice-mayor  (MONDAY) – Addition to this agenda: 10. New Business, D-Rental rate charge review for Leased City Tidelands to Tackle Shack

Monday, October 17, 2016, at 6:30 p.m. Thorne Bay City Council Chambers – the City Council will hold a Special Meeting to Appoint a Mayor and Vice Mayor for the City of Thorne Bay.  The Mayor and Vice Mayor are appointed from the Council by the Council.  The new officers will also take their oath’s and begin their 3 year terms.    A workshop will be held at 6:00 p.m. prior to the City Council Meeting. 

october-10-2016-city-council-packet   Monday, October 10, 2016, at 6:30 p.m. Thorne Bay City Council Chambers – The City Council will hold a Special Meeting to certify the October 4, 2016, General Municipal Election Results.  The City Council will hold other regular business during this meeting as well, the agenda will be posted on the City’s Website one week prior to the meeting date. There will be no workshop prior to this meeting due to Public Hearing of Planning and Zoning Commission on a variance request

Monday, October 17, 2016, at 6:30 p.m. Thorne Bay City Council Chambers – the City Council will hold a Special Meeting to Appoint a Mayor and Vice Mayor for the City of Thorne Bay.  The Mayor and Vice Mayor are appointed from the Council by the Council.  The new officers will also take their oath’s and begin their 3 year terms.  Regular City Council meeting agenda items will be held during this meeting as well, the agenda will be posted on the City’s Website one week prior to the meeting date.  A workshop will be held at 6:00 p.m. prior to the City Council Meeting


PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION PUBLIC HEARING:

 pz-public-hearing-october-10-2016-530-pm  There will be a meeting of the Planning Commission Monday, October 10, 2016, at 5:30 p.m. Thorne Bay City Council Chambers – PUBLIC HEARING OF Planning and Zoning Commission:  The City Council will act as the Planning Commission and hold a Public Hearing on a Variance Application for Sean McRae, Variance request is for reduction in road right-of-way setback requirements from 10 foot to 6.795 foot.  Location of property requesting variance is Lot 7, Block 5, Finny Drive, Thorne Bay, AK  99919.  Full packet available in above link.


September 20, 2016 city council packet The City Council will have a regular meeting on Tuesday, September 20, 2016 beginning at 6:30 p.m.  The meeting will be preceded by  PUBLIC HEARING OF THE PLANNING COMMISSION .  You may download a copy of the Council Packet by clicking on the link “September 20, 2016 city council packet”  the PUBLIC HEARING OF THE PLANNING COMMISSION REGARDING THE REQUEST FOR A CONDITIONAL USE PERMIT – WILL BE AT 6:00 IN THE COUNCIL CHAMBERS, AGENDA: September 20, 2016 Planning Commission PUBLIC HEARING PACKET

September 6, 2016 Council Packet Amended Final The City Council will have a regular meeting on Tuesday, September 6, 2016 beginning at 6:30 p.m.  The meeting will be preceded by  PUBLIC HEARING OF THE PLANNING COMMISSION .  You may download a copy of the Council Packet by clicking on the link “September 6, 2016 Council Packet Amended Final”  the PUBLIC HEARING OF THE PLANNING COMMISSION REGARDING THE REQUEST FOR A VARIANCE IN SETBACKS WILL BE AT 6:00 IN THE COUNCIL CHAMBERS, AGENDA: Public Hearing Planning Commission Variance Request Packet

August 23, 2016 Council Packet – revised  The City Council will hold a Special Meeting on Tuesday, August 23, 2016 beginning at 6:30 p.m.  The meeting will be preceded by  a workshop beginning at 6:00 p.m.  You may download a copy of the Council Packet by clicking on the link “August 23, 2016 packet”

There was no meeting August 2, 2016.

July 19, 2016, Council Packet There will be a regular meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 beginning at 6:30 p.m., in the City Hall Council Chambers.   A workshop will be held beginning at 6 p.m.   The public is invited and encouraged to attend.  You can download a copy of the Council Packet by opening the link “June 21, 2016 City Council Packet”

JULY 5, 2016 COUNCIL MEETING CANCELLED – Next regular meeting will be July 19, 2016 at 6:30, with a workshop beginning at 6:00 p.m.

Addition to June 21st City Council Meeting – Link to agenda: June 21, 2016 agenda

June 21, 2016 City Council Packet There will be a regular meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, July 19, 2016 beginning at 6:30 p.m., in the City Hall Council Chambers.   A workshop will be held beginning at 6 p.m.   The public is invited and encouraged to attend.  You can download a copy of the Council Packet by opening the link “July 19, 2016 City Council Packet”

June 13, 2016 Special Meeting There will be a SPECIAL MEETING of the City Council on Monday, June 13, 2016 at 5pm.  The meeting will be for an Executive Session of the City Council Members to discuss pending lawsuits.  Full agenda included in the link titled “June 13, 2016, Special Meeting”

June 7, 2016 CC Packet There will be a regular meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, June 7, 2016 beginning at 6:30 p.m., in the City Hall Council Chambers.   A workshop will be held beginning at 6 p.m.   The public is invited and encouraged to attend.  You can download a copy of the Council Packet by opening the link “June 7, 2016 CC Packet”

May 17, 2016 Council Packet There will be a regular meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, May 17, 2016 beginning at 6:30 p.m., in the City Hall Council Chambers.   A workshop will be held beginning at 6 p.m.  The public is invited and encouraged to attend.  You can download a copy of the Council Packet by opening the link “May 17, 2016 Council Packet”

May 3, 2016 CC Packet There will be a regular meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, May 3, 2016, in the City Hall Council Chambers.  The meeting will begin at 6:30, with a workshop beginning at 6pm

April 19, 2016 Packet , There will be a regular meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, April 19, 2016, in the City Hall Council Chambers.  The meeting will begin at 6:30, with a workshop beginning at 6pm.

April 5, 2016 CC Packet, There will be a regular meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, April 5, 2016, in the City Hall Council Chambers.  The meeting will begin at 6:30, with a workshop beginning at 6pm.  Information for the City Council meeting is included in the link above (April 5, 2016 cc packet).

March 22, 2016, Special Meeting there will be a SPECIAL MEETING of the City Council on Tuesday, March 22, 2016, at 6pm.

March 15, 2016, Regular City Council Meeting is CANCELLED.  The next regular scheduled meeting is Tuesday, April 5, 2016, at 6:30p.m., with a workshop beginning at 6p.m.

March 1, 2016 cc packet There will be a regular meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, March 1, 2016, in the City Hall Council Chambers.  The meeting will begin at 6:30, with a workshop beginning at 6pm.  Information for the City Council meeting is included in the link above (March 1, 2016 cc packet).

Loud CUP notification to surrounding property The City Council will meet as the Planning and Zoning Commission on Monday, March 7, 2016, in the City Council Chambers, at 6p.m., for the Public Hearing of Jason Loud Conditional Use Permit. Mr. Loud owns the property commonly referred to as “Seaford’s Shop”, located on Sandy Beach Road.  Mr. Loud is requesting a Conditional Use Permit to operate a light equipment repair business.  All information is included in the link above “Loud CUP notification to surrounding property”.

February 16, 2016 packet There will be a regular meeting of the City Council on Tuesday, February 16, 2016, in the City Hall Council Chambers.  The meeting will begin at 6:30pm, with a workshop beginning at 6:00pm.  The packet link above does not include the ordinances for introduction or public hearing.  See the following links for additional packet information:

Cultural Resource Investigation Old Skid Road Subdivision

Ordinance 16-02-16-01 election

Ordinance 16-03-01-01 budget amendment

Ordinance 16-03-01-02 city property

END FEBRUARY 16, 2016 PACKET INFORMATION

February 5, 2016 special meeting There will be a Special Meeting of the City Council on FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 5th, 2016 at 1:00pm in the afternoon.  This meeting is for an executive session to discuss pending or threatened lawsuits in which the city has an interest, which are matters, of the immediate4 knowledge of which would clearly have an adverse effect upon the City finances.  Public Comment period will be at the beginning of the meeting.

Feb 2 2016 Council Packet Feb 2 2016 Council Packet:  The City council will meet on Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at 6:30pm, with a workshop beginning at 6pm.  One Ordinance is on the Agenda for Public Hearing.  To view a full copy of the Ordinance click on the link above.

January 19, 2016, Regular City Council Meeting in Cancelled.. The next scheduled meeting is February 2, 2016 at 6:30pm with a workshop beginning at 6pm

January 5, 2016 City Council Packet The City council will meet on Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at 6:30pm, with a workshop beginning at 6pm.  Two Ordinances are on the Agenda for Public Hearing.  To view a full copy of the Ordinances click on the link above.

Click below to view the Prince of Wales Draft Borough Charter

Draft Charter December 2014

As of 2012 both the Harbor Commission and Planning & Zoning Commission are ‘defunct’.
All business is being taken care of by the City Council

 

2015 City Council Meeting Packet information

December 15, 2015 cc packet The City Council will meet on Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at 6:30pm with a workshop beginning at 6pm.

The December 1, 2015 City Council meeting was rescheduled due to electrical problems in City Hall.  We have rescheduled the meeting for THURSDAY December 3, 2015 at 6:30pm with a workshop beginning at 6pm.

December 1, 2015 cc packet Regular City Council Meeting at 6:30pm with a workshop beginning at 6pm in the City Hall Council Chambers.  The link above includes the entire packet for Tuesday’s meeting which includes Ordinances for Introduction and Public Hearing.

November 17, 2015, Regular City Council Meeting is CANCELLED.  The next regular meeting of the City Council is scheduled for December 1, 2015.

Amended November 3, 2015 cc packet

November 3, 2015 cc packet Regular City Council Meeting on Tuesday, November 3, 2015, City Hall Council Chambers beginning at 6:30pm with a workshop at 6pm.  Full packet in link above “November 3, 2015 cc packet”

PZ Packet for November 2, 2015 meeting  Planning and Zoning will hold a meeting on MONDAY November 2, 2015, to discuss and act upon a Variance Request.  This meeting will start at 6pm in the City Hall Council Chambers.  Click on the link “PZ Packet for November 2, 2015” for the full packet.

October 19, 2015 packet City Council Meeting.  NOTE: MONDAY MEETING

October 19, 2015- Special City Council Meeting 6:30pm, preceded by a workshop at 6pm.  This meeting will be held to appoint a Vice Mayor by the council from the council.  Regular City business will also be addressed and acted upon at this meeting.  City Council Agenda and Packet will be published and posted in accordance with the Thorne Bay Municipal Code.

September 24, 2015 SPECIAL CC MEETING

Special October 12, 2015 council  (click on link to view packet for the Monday Special meeting of the City Council) amended agenda – October 12, 2015 special

 September 15, 2015 City Council meeting is cancelled…Next city council meeting October 12, 2015 – Special Meeting

September 1, 2015 (Amended agenda – Added review of progress for Seaford Conditional Use Permit.  Full packet information in the link below)

September 1, 2015 packet

August 18, 2015 cc packet   See below link for additional information regarding agenda item (a) under New Business –  Kosciusko Project Draft packet for 8-18 council meeting (City Clerk is on vacation.  Minutes for the last two City Council meetings will be available in the September 1, 2015, Regular City Council Packet)

August 4, 2015 agenda – amended agenda.  Packet information in the link below

August 4, 2015 packet

July 21, 2015 agenda  Updated agenda to go with the July 21, 2015 Packet below

July 21, 2015 packet

Planning Commission meeting agenda July 6, 2015 at 6pm.  Click on the link for the agenda.

July 7, 2015 Council Packet

June 23, 2015 Special Meeting

 June 9, 2015 council packet

The regular meeting of the City Council on June 2, 2015, has been rescheduled until  Tuesday, June 9, 2015. 

May 19, 2015 Packet

 May 5, 215, Regular City Council Meeting has been Cancelled! The next regular meeting will be on May 19, 2015

April 21, 2015 packet

April 7, 2015 agenda

March 17, 2015 council packet

March 3, 2015 Packet

February 17, 2015 Meeting packet

January 20, 2015 packet

January 6, 2015 packet