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August 16, 2017

Is your life too busy to fit in ONE MORE MEETING? When you get home after work, is going out again the last thing you want to do? If attending a Council meeting to let your views be known is out of your comfort zone for whatever reason, you now have an option. You can leave a comment on any item on
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The mission of the Engineering Division is to consistently provide high administrative and engineering support to City residents and to each of the operating divisions of General Government and Ketchikan Public Utilities. The Engineering Division is responsible for providing design engineering, contract administration, project management, inspection and surveying; plan reviews and building inspection; street and road maintenance, snow and ice control, storm drainage, street cleaning, traffic markings and sign maintenance; solid waste collection and disposal; administration of Cemetery operations and the maintenance contract; repair and maintenance of the City’s vehicle fleet and rolling stock; wastewater collection and treatment; and building maintenance and repair.

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