City Council Seat Vacancy



NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Thorne Bay will accept applications for appointment to the City Council to fill the vacancy Seat C previously held by Robert Hartwell. 

The term of this Council seat is from the date of appointment until certification of the October 1st, 2019, Regular Municipal Election. Candidates must be at least 18 years of age, reside within the city limits of the City of Thorne Bay, and be registered to vote in the City of Thorne Bay at the time of application.

To be considered for the position, applicants must attend the City Council meeting on May 14, 2019, 2019, and must have filed an application for appointment with the City Clerk’s Office by 4pm on Tuesday, May 7, 2019.

It is the Council’s intent to make an appointment at the May 14th Special Meeting. The appointee will be sworn in by the City Clerk and will take his or her place on the dais for the remainder of the meeting. All applicants should read all published materials for the meeting and be prepared to fully participate as a Council Member if selected.

Application Period:                               9:00 a.m. on April 17th, 2019,

Through 4::00 pm on Tuesday, May 7th, 2019.

Applications are available from:         Office of the City Clerk, Thorne Bay City Hall, 120 Freeman Drive, Thorne Bay, AK 99919; and

On the City’s website:

Applications are available at City Hall during normal business hours, Monday through Thursday, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. City Hall closes at 12 noon every Friday.

Original, signed applications must be delivered to the Office of the City Clerk, 120 Freeman Drive, Thorne Bay (no postmarks, email submissions or faxes accepted).

Application Deadline:      

4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 7, 2019 (no extensions). For more information, contact the City Clerk’s Office at 907-828-3380.