Sitka’s Cable House, home of Raven Radio, reflects the glow of passing traffic in this timed-exposure taken on December 26 by photographer Dan Evans. The beautiful sunset capped nearly a week of gorgeous holiday weather.
6 months into his tenure as municipal administrator, Mark Gorman says Sitka is going to become more self-reliant -- through a combination of increasing local revenues and exploiting economic opportunities. Gorman spoke to the Sitka Chamber of Commerce Wednesday afternoon (4-23-13). He discussed the unrealistic expectations Sitkans may have about the community’s relatively low tax rates, as more and more of the burden of paying for services shifts to local taxpayers. But Gorman also pointed out opportunities for efficiency and growth. more