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City Clerk

Allie Ferko
Deputy City Clerk

Shelley McMillen
Records Manager

212 Chenega Ave.
Valdez, AK  99686

Ph: (907) 834-3408
Ph: (907) 834-3468
Fax: (907) 835-2992

Hours
Monday - Friday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
The City Council appoints the municipal clerk. The clerk and her staff work for the legislative body. The clerk administers the City Council’s offices and serves as a conduit to the administration, the public, and other agencies for the City Council.

Mandated Duties of the City Clerk

The city clerk is responsible for:
  • Acting as the custodian of the city seal and the official records of the city
  • Publishing all legal documents as required by law
  • Recording and attesting to documents and codifying ordinances
  • Recording, filing, indexing, and safekeeping all proceedings of the council
  • Serving as registrar of the city and being responsible for calling for and supervising all city elections

Additional Duties
The city clerk also serves as the public information officer for the city and is responsible for disseminating information to the media and public as needed.

Mission Statement
To provide municipal election services, maintain the official records of all City Council proceedings, and perform other state and municipal statutory duties for elected officials, voters, city departments, and the public, in order that they may be guaranteed fair and impartial elections and open access to information and the legislative process.


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Reminder: Personal Fireworks Use During Holiday Weekend
Use of fireworks within City limits is permitted 10:00pm July 3rd - 11:59pm July 4th subject to provisions of City Code, Section 8.20.050. The Police Chief may revoke permission under this provision where health and safety of a person may be endangered.
Pink Salmon Festival Event Schedule - July 2nd
Valdez Pink Salmon Festival is designed to celebrate & bring awareness of Pink Salmon as an incredibly healthy & sustainable food source. The highlight of the day is the Pink Salmon Cook-Off where amateur chefs battle it out for thousands in prize money. Click To View Schedule...
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