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The City of Ketchikan has launched its new website! After several months of work, the City of Ketchikan website sports a new look, with better functionality for the public. Users can easily find information, communicate with City staff, and learn about the community of Ketchikan. We love the new look and appreciate any feedback or issues users may encounter while using the new website. Thank you to Evogov, Inc. for the hard work they put into helping us make our website the best it can be!

Early In-Person Voting

If you will be out of town on election day or prefer to vote ahead of time, you can vote early in-person at the City Clerk’s Office or Borough Clerk’s Office, beginning September 18th through October 2, 2023, Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.City Clerk’s Office: 334 Front Street, or visit www.…

Public Comment for Recreation Fee Proposals for Forest Service

On Friday, May 26, 2023, a public comment period began to solicit feedback on new and increased recreation fees at 17 developed forest recreation sites on the Tongass National Forest. The comment period will run through September 30, 2023. Locations with proposed changes include developed day-use a…

Notice Under the American with Disabilities Act

Attached is information regarding the City of Ketchikan's ADA Coordinator.ADA Notice.pdf 

Seasonal Sales Tax and FAQs

Below is the link to Ordinance No. 23-1966  regarding the City of Ketchikan seasonal sales tax that will be effective starting on April 1, 2023 as well as Frequently Asked Questions. Ordinance No. 23-1966.pdf  Seasonal Sales Tax +Frequently Asked Questions.pdf