The issue of junk car removal was
on the agenda at Tuesday evening's joint work session with the Kodak Island
Borough Assembly and the Kodiak City Council.
At the meeting, City Manager Linda
Freed presented a sample letter to the owner of an abandoned vehicle as an
example of the City's policy regarding abandoned cars and trucks.
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a standard ... things off their lots.")
Louise Stutes said she's received calls from people concerned about vehicles
abandoned on business properties and who is ultimately responsible for their
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was some concern ... on the property owner.")
Borough Manager Rick Gifford talked
about the problems the borough faces when abandoned cars are reported.
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problem with that now ... may have to do that.")
Freed said knowing the last
registered owner of any abandoned vehicle is crucial when it comes to towing
and removing them.
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this process ... registered owner of the vehicle.")
Owners who abandon their vehicles
on city property have 20 days after notice from the Kodiak Police Department to
either contest, store or dispose of their abandoned vehicles and cover all
costs incurred, or face possible prosecution for unlawful abandonment of a