Parking Requirement Questions? Contact City Hall with any questions pertaining to parking at 828-3380. 17.04.041 OFF-STREET PARKING REQUIREMENTS. In all zoning districts, off-street parking shall be provided for all new buildings, existing buildings undergoing a change in use, and commercial buildings that are being enlarged. A.  Location of Parking Spaces. All off-street parking provided pursuant Read More

Fisheries Association Special Meeting Notice

There will be a Special Meeting of the Fisheries Association April 3rd, 2019, beginning at 1:00 p.m., in the City Hall Council Chambers. City Hall Council Chambers is located at 120 Freeman Drive, Thorne Bay, AK 99919. Proposed Drafted Agenda Items Include: Review of Fisheries Association Distribution Policy for Charter Halibut Permits (CHP). (*attached) Review Read More


PUBLIC TESTIMONY THIS THURSDAY – PFD PAYBACK On Thursday, February 28, Senate State Affairs will be reviewing: SB23 – “An Act making special appropriations from the earnings reserve account for the payment of permanent fund dividends” – this is the payback of the full dividend from 2016-2018, which would reduce funds within the earnings reserve Read More

Cleanup Underway

Cleanup underway! OVK Crew began on Monday, February 25th, clearing the road where the January 1st landslide occured.  There will be equipment on the road and trucks running from the site of the slide to the Thorne Bay Landfill throughout the cleanup process. Please continue to respect our crews and use caution. Thank you OVK Read More

Sound the Alarm Save a Life

This spring the American Red Cross needs your help to install 100,000 free smoke alarms and raise funds for lifesaving services in more than 100 cities in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands during Sound the Alarm home fire safety and smoke alarm installation events. One day of your life can change someone else’s forever. Join us in your community, April 27 – May 12, 2019. Read More

Commission Members Needed

COMMISSION MEMBERS NEEDED:  Thorne Bay is currently seeking persons interested in being appointed to the following Boards and Commissions: Planning & Zoning Commission – (7 vacancies) Planning Commission Performs the city-wide functions of planning,platting and zoning for the city.  This commission shall consider and advise the city council concerning the removal, location, widening, narrowing, vacating,abandonment, change of Read More

Notice of Council Meeting

Hello all! There will be a meeting of the City Council on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.  There will be a Special Workshop beginning at a SPECIAL TIME 5:30 p.m.  Topic will be DNR Forest Division Update on plans for state lands around Thorne Bay. Read More


Notice of Planning and Zoning Meeting  The Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Regular Meeting on Monday, July 15, 2019 at 6:30 p.m., in the City Hall Council Chambers. Items on the agenda will be Oath of Office, and scheduling their regular meeting dates and times The public is invited and encouraged to attend Read More


There is one addition to the City Council’s Agenda for tomorrow’s meeting (July 2, 2019). A Resolution to approve a subdivision of Lot 3-Manier Subdivision, Creating Lots 3a and 3b. The Minutes for the June 18th meeting are also included with this packet, along with a correction to Ordinance 19-07-16-01, Amending Title 2.48-Planning Commission Duties. Read More