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Sponsored by: Clerk <br /> LIN CITY OF SEWARD, ALASKA <br /> RESOLUTION 2012 -052 <br /> A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SEWARD, <br /> ALASKA, SUPPORTING KENAI PENINSULA BOROUGH ORDINANCE <br /> 2012 -28, AMENDING BOROUGH CODE TO PROVIDE THAT ALL <br /> SEATS OF THE SEWARD -BEAR CREEK FLOOD SERVICE AREA <br /> BOARD SHALL BE FILLED BY RESIDENTS OF THE SERVICE AREA <br /> AND ELIMINATING THE REQUIREMENT THAT FOUR OF THE <br /> SEATS BE RESIDENTS OF THE CITY OF SEWARD AND THREE BE <br /> RESIDENTS OF THE REST OF THE SERVICE AREA <br /> WHEREAS, the Seward -Bear Creek Flood Service Area ( "SBCFSA ") was established <br /> by Kenai Peninsula Borough Ordinance 2003 -30 and approved by the service area voters in the <br /> October 2003 regular borough election; and <br /> WHEREAS, as enacted the code provides for four of the seven board members to be <br /> residents of the City of Seward and three to be residents of the area outside the city but within <br /> the service area; and <br /> WHEREAS, the SBCFSA board has experienced difficulties in filling all of the seats <br /> particularly those seats from City of Seward residents; and <br /> i mam <br /> WHEREAS, the service area includes the city and surrounding area and the service area <br /> board is required to represent the interests of the entire service area; and <br /> WHEREAS, the Kenai Peninsula Assembly is considering Ordinance 2012 -28 which <br /> would convert the SBCFSA board to an area -wide board and eliminate the two election districts <br /> in order to expand the pool of eligible board members; and <br /> WHEREAS, Assembly Member Sue McClure, sponsor of Ordinance 2012 -28, has asked <br /> the City Council to support this Ordinance; and <br /> WHEREAS, at the July 9, 2012 City Council Meeting direction was given by the council <br /> to the City Clerk to bring forward a resolution of support for consideration; and <br /> WHEREAS, the SBCFSA board approved recommending a service area wide board by a <br /> vote of 4 -1 at its meeting on June 18, 2012. <br /> NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY <br /> OF SEWARD, ALASKA, that: <br /> L .. <br />