FREE FLU CLINIC FRIDAY 2-4

Come get your family flu vaccinations this Friday, October 23rd from 2pm to 4pm at the Thorne Bay Clinic Drive Thru.

Available for ages 6 months and older. No cost to you. Quick and easy!


Help our medical team test our abilities to vaccinate a lot of people in a short period of time at our drive-thru clinics.
Flu symptoms are very similar to those of COVID-19.

Preventing the flu will save lives and preserve health care resources.
Call Craig Public Health at 907-826-3433 with questions.

People should not come to the Flu POD if they are ill with cold/flu/COVID-19 symptoms.  Everyone is required to wear a face covering when interacting with POD staff and we will have cloth face coverings for participants.  Volunteers of the POD will also be required to wear face coverings when working with participants and other volunteers.

View the schedule for the Free Flu Clinic Schedule in other communities on Prince of Wales.

Registration is required, complete the registration ahead of time and bring it with you to the clinic.

Complete the attached screening form and bring with you to the clinic

NOTICE OF VACANCY

Vacancy Notice of the Thorne Bay City Council Seat A

The City of Thorne Bay is accepting applications for appointment from registered voters  who would like to be considered for appointment to the Thorne Bay City Council Seat A.  Application for appointments are due not later than Thursday, November 5th at 4:00pm.

The person appointed to Council Seat A will serve until the next regular election, which will be October 5, 2021.

The City Council invites all the public to a special council meeting to be held on Tuesday, November 10th, 2020, at 6:30 p.m., at which time council will make an appointment to fill the vacancy.

Qualifications for City Council members 2.04.020, Qualifications of Councilmembers:

“The councilmembers shall be qualified city voters. (a) A councilmember who ceases to be eligible to be a city voter immediately forfeits his office.  (b) A member of city council must keep current on any accounts held with the City (i.e., utilities, lease payments, rents, sales tax, etc.…). Any member whose account falls into delinquency for more than sixty (60) days may be removed from office by a majority vote of the council. City Council will consider financial or other hardships. (c) Any person declaring candidacy for a committee, board or commission shall not be considered until the persons accounts are made current. City Council will consider financial or other hardships.  (d) An employee of the City cannot be appointed or elected to a seat on the city council.”(Ordinance 06-02-21-01; Prior Code Ch. 4 § 2) (UCO § 2.12.020): 

APPLICANTS MUST SUBMIT APPLICATION FOR APPOINTMENT TO
City of Thorne Bay
City Clerk’s Office
PO Box 19110
Thorne Bay, AK  99919

DEADLINE FOR SUBMITTING APPLICATION FOR APPOINTMENT

Thursday, November 5, 2020
4:00 p.m.

For more information, please contact the City Clerk’s Office at 5828-3380 or email cityclerk@thornebay-ak.gov

NOTICE OF MAYORAL ELECTION

notice-of-MAYORAL-ELECTION

MAYORAL ELECTIONDISTRICT 35 – PRECINCT 780

CITY OF THORNE BAY, ALASKA

TO BE HELD:    November 3, 2020

FOR THE PURPOSE OF ELECTING A MAYOR FOR THE CITY OF THORNE BAY

VOTER QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. QUALIFIED TO VOTE IN STATE ELECTIONS.
  2. RESIDENT OF THE CITY 30 DAYS IMMEDIATELY PRECEDING THE ELECTION.
  3. REGISTERED TO VOTE IN DISTRICT 35, PRECINCT 780, THORNE BAY 6AAC 02.126.

POLLS WILL OPEN:       7:00 A.M., November 3, 2020

POLLS WILL CLOSE:     8:00 P.M., November 3, 2020

Those Council members interested in running for the office may file a Declaration of Candidacy at City hall beginning October 13, 2020 through  Friday October 16, 2020 at 12pm.

Absentee voting in person at City Hall will begin Tuesday, October 20, 2020 and continue between the hours of 9:00a.m. to 4:00p.m. Monday-Thursday and 9:00 a.m. to 12:00p.m. on Friday’s, until November 2, 2020. 

Applications for absentee voting by mail will be taken beginning October 20, 2020 until October 28, 2020.  The application must be signed by the applicant and show his physical place of residence in the City of Thorne Bay.

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)

The City of Thorne Bay will hold two public hearing workshops seeking input and community comments on projects for funding under the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. 

  • October 22nd, 2020, 6pm, will be the first workshop and will be via Webex
  • October 24th, 2020, 2pm, held in person at the Thorne Bay Fire Hall located at 110 Freeman Drive.

ELIGIBLE TYPES OF PROJECTS

CDBG funds may be used for:

  1. Community Development (including, but not limited to, construction of health clinics, water and sewer systems, solid waste disposal facilities, docks and harbors, electrical distribution lines, barge facilities, boardwalks, removal of architectural barriers, property acquisition, fire protection facilities and equipment);
  2. Planning (including feasibility studies and other planning documents, but NOT engineering design costs); and
  3. Special Economic Development (activities associated with commercial and industrial structures and job creation – very narrowly defined activities).

There are three ways to help out and have your voice heard:

Thursday October 22nd – 6pm- Virtual meeting on WebEx 

Meeting Link:     https://cityofthornebay.my.webex.com/cityofthornebay.my/j.php?MTID=m33c0f75bff94d667c95afd1e2a865270

Meeting number:    126 810 3970

Password:      q3uFX3vXuv2 (73839389 from phones and video systems)

Saturday October 24th – 2pm- Thorne Bay Fire Hall (PPE will be provided and social distancing required)

Fill out a survey- surveys will be placed around town, I hope you can find time to fill one out. Let the city and the state know what projects you think should be a priority. Thank you so much!

POSTED:  October 14, 2020

City Hall, the Port, Tackle Shack, Riptide, Thorne Bay Market, USFS, SISD, Thorne Bay School

Special City Council Meeting Monday, October 12th

There will be a special meeting of the City Council MONDAY, October 12, 2020, to certify the results of the October 6, 2020 Municipal Election.

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Teri Feibel, CMC invites you to join this Webex meeting.
Meeting number (access code): 126 437 6697  
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