representative for a building downtown on the Mall expressed concern to the
Kodiak City Council last week over what she sees as an increase in loitering
problem. Tracy Moore works for the Alagnak Company.
-- (Hostel 1 36
sec "We own the downtown ...
bring it to your attention.")
building houses the Safeway Liquor Store, which Rhonda Maker, owner of
soon-to-open hostel, sees as the real attractant for loiterers:
-- (Hostel 2 38
sec "A lot of people are out of
work ... very strick rules, of course.")
hostel will be going into the space above Maker's store, The Treasury
sizable homeless population no longer have a designated place to go
day, after two different organizations closed. Maker pointed out that a
which offers more affordable accomodations than a hotel, is different
-- (Hostel 3 42
sec "The thing about it is ...
affordable place to stay.")
she plans to open the Kodiak Island Hostel sometime next month.