Starting today, Sitkans will be charged 15 cents a kilowatt hour for their energy use. The Assembly gave final approval to a rate ordinance Tuesday night (04-18-17) that fulfills the predictions of the past, but at what cost to the future?
A 15% electric rate increase will go up for final vote tonight during the Sitka Assembly meeting. The rate hike would go into effect immediately and charge customers approximately 15 cents per kilowatt hour.
The Sitka Assembly held evaluations for it’s two employees Tuesday (04-18-17). And while it was the first review for City Attorney Brian Hanson and the last for City Administrator Mark Gorman, both city staffers received exemplary marks.