Candidate Filing is Open!

The City Clerk’s Office will be accepting Declarations of Candidacy for City Council Seats “E” and “F” July 17 through July 31. QUALIFICATIONS – A qualified voter who has resided within the City of Fairbanks for at least one year prior to filing a Declaration of Candidacy may be eligible as a candidate for City Council.  Candidates […]

Local Candidate Open House July 8 at 10 a.m.

The 2017 Municipal Election will take place on October 3, and the candidate filing period will open in mid-July.  The local Municipal Clerks will be hosting a candidate open house on Saturday, July 8 at 10 a.m. at the Fairbanks North Star Borough Assembly Chambers, 907 Terminal Street.  Clerk staff will be available to answer […]

We need YOU!

The City of Fairbanks invites you to become an active part of local government by serving as a Board/Commission member.  To apply or for more information, visit our Boards and Commissions page.  Current vacancies are as follows: Landscape Review & Appeals Commission – Interest in civic improvement and a City property owner, City business owner, […]

Diversity Council Meeting Canceled

This Diversity Council meeting scheduled for 5:30 p.m. this evening has been CANCELED due to the freezing rain this morning and the likelihood of worsening road conditions this afternoon.  ~Dani

City Hall Closure on Friday, December 30

Due to inclement weather conditions, Mayor Matherly has ordered the closure of City Hall and the release of all non-essential City personnel on Friday, December 30.  Normal business hours will resume on Tuesday, January 3.  From all of us at the City, have a safe and Happy New Year!

Hotel/Motel Discretionary Fund Committee 2017 Allocations

The Hotel/Motel Discretionary Fund Committee met on Monday, December 19, 2016, to present allocation of grant funds to eligible applicants.  To view the unofficial allocations, click here.  Awards will remain unofficial until approved by the City Council at the Regular Meeting of January 9, 2017.

Presentation Schedule for 2016 Hotel/Motel Discretionary Fund Grant (2017 Distribution)

Organization presentations are scheduled for Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers at City Hall, 800 Cushman Street.  For a full presentation schedule, visit our Hotel/Motel Discretionary Fund page.

City Reps Needed for Borough Planning Commission!

The Fairbanks North Star Borough Planning Commission reserves three positions for City of Fairbanks representatives which are selected and nominated by the Mayor and City Council.  Applicants must be residents of the City of Fairbanks. The City of Fairbanks invites you to apply to serve on this very important Commission.  To do so, visit our Boards […]

Certified Municipal Election Results and Report

At the Regular Meeting of October 24, 2016, the Fairbanks City Council certified the 2016 Municipal Election returns.

2016 Hotel/Motel Discretionary Fund Grant Application Period Ends October 31!

The City Clerk’s Office will accept Hotel/Motel Discretionary Fund Grant Applications through 5 p.m. Monday, October 31, 2016.  To download the application or to learn more about who may apply, visit our Discretionary Fund Information page!