Sitka McDonald's will close this summer after 35 years
February 8, 2023
After more than 35 years as Sitka’s top spot for a fast-food fix, McDonald’s on Feb. 1 announced that its Sitka restaurant will close this summer.
An announcement posted on the bulletin board at the Sitka McDonald’s said the restaurant would “cease operations no later than 7/31/23.”
The announcement indicated the decision came from McDonald’s headquarters, and not from the franchise holders, Mike White and Bill Laliberte.
“As a franchisee of McDonald’s we understand the business decision but find it hard to leave a community that we have been involved with for so long,” sa...