At the Kodiak
City Council's work session Thursday night City Manager Aimee
Kniaziowski reported to the council on her recent trip to Juneau.
At the capitol
she met with representatives of several state departments in an effort to get
funding for completion of the Kodiak jail by March of the coming year.
-- (Jail 1 "The
city Mayor ...by that visit.")
Juneau Kniaziowski met with the Department of Corrections,
the Department of Public Safety, the Alaska State Troopers, the Office of Management
and Budget, and several of the governor's other staff members including the
governor's chief of staff.
-- (Jail 2 "Because right now ... source or
The city manager
had a response for critics who feel the city is wrong to ask the state to fund
the jail construction shortfall.
-- (Jail 3 "Well,
this is to ... with this shortfall.")
During Thursday night's city council regular meeting, council members approved a
change order for the new police station. That order totaled just over 76
thousand dollars and included a specialized sprinkler system for the
communication electronics room and a change in construction material for the
outside of the building. It was pointed out that the new material should reduce
the cost of heating the building.
Kniaziowski said that work on the new police station is on schedule.