processing work force plays a vital role in the local economy and the Kodiak
City Council plans to honor the workers during an upcoming meeting.
Day for Processing Workers" is an idea first developed in Cordova several years
ago. It was brought to Kodiak by City Council Member Gabriel Saravia.
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"The idea....different languages."))
says, right now, all but two local processors have signed on to the plan
provide their workers with the special commemorative t-shirts. He's
reach 100 percent participation before the city council awards the
at the Thursday August 26th meeting.
works for Western Alaska Fisheries-says he works in the office, and he
t-shirts as a great way for the entire town to thank the people who work
lines at the processors:
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:20 "I work in....and our city."))
adds that several local businesses have pitched in to show their support
processing crews by picking up some of the costs of the project.