Assembly approves alternative for reservoir bypass project, hear COVID-19 response update
April 2, 2020
The Wrangell Borough Assembly met via teleconference last Tuesday evening, March 24. Since the COVID-19 pandemic has spread to Alaska even though not in Wrangell, city officials have taken precautions to mitigate any risk of the virus spreading in Wrangell by cancelling unnecessary meetings, and only holding necessary ones remotely. During last week's meeting, the assembly approved of a preferred alternative to a reservoir bypass project.
The city is under contract with Shannon & Wilson Engineers to develop an "Upper Reservoir Dam Tap Alternative Analysis," according to the meeting's ag...