Planning and Zoning Commission holds various public hearings
May 21, 2020
The Wrangell Planning and Zoning Commission met last Thursday evening, May 14, to hold several public hearings on various items.
The meeting opened with a discussion on the proposed relocation of a submarine cable. Communications company GCI is seeking to relocate an underwater fiber optics cable, which runs from Ketchikan to Wrangell, to a new landing location on the island. This is because the Southeast Alaska Power Agency is planning to conduct submarine electrical line work where GCI's cable currently lands, near City Park. It was recommended by the commission, according to Aleisha Mol...