Tag Archives: marine hoist

Mayor retires; Assembly covers jet service, zoning

Photo by Shady Grove Oliver/KSTK NewsThe January 22nd Borough Assembly meeting covered airline service, remote zoning, and controversy over a marine hoist. It also brought the surprising announcement that Mayor Don McConachie is stepping down.

Marine hoist contract causes controversy

Wrangell's Marine Travelift - Photo by Shady Grove Oliver/KSTK NewsThe City of Wrangell awarded a contract for the purchase of a marine vessel hoist to an Italian company. Now, a North American firm is protesting.

Assembly approves marine hoist, road and utility repairs

Tuesday evening's Wrangell Borough Assembly Meeting was smooth and efficient as Assembly members unanimously approved every proposal on the agenda.