Sales Tax-Free Days

On September 13, the City and Borough of Sitka Assembly voted to authorize November 25 and 26 as sales tax free days for 2022. Exclusions include:  any sale of fuel, alcoholic beverages, tobacco products, marijuana, and any sale which is part of a continuing obligation of the buyer to pay the seller over time. If…

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Volunteer Positions

Volunteer positions are available on the following Municipal Boards and Commissions:  Animal Hearing Board, Health Needs and Human Services Commission, Library Commission, Parks and Recreation Committee, Port and Harbors Commission and Tree and Landscape Committee. For more information about each board’s area of responsibility and when they meet, see the CBS page on volunteering at…

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Winter Weather Preparedness

CBS urges Sitkans to make preparations now for winter, including the possibility of:  dangerously cold weather, strong winds, coastal flooding, and heavy snow. Residents must be prepared for prolonged power outages and difficult travel. Stay informed of changing weather conditions, build home emergency kits, have family and business emergency plans, and take steps to mitigate…

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Recycling Center

Follow Instructions & Signs at Sitka Recycling Center The City and Borough of Sitka Public Works Department urges citizens to follow instructions and signage at the Recycle Center at 802 Sawmill Creek Road. Recycled items are source-separated and baled for shipping off island, contaminates to our recycle goods prevent the CBS from obtaining a return…

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