Manager's Office

The Borough Manager's Office supervises, directly and indirectly, all administrative departments, agencies, officers, and all other employees of the Borough except the School District, Borough Clerk's Office and Borough Attorney's Office. Additionally, the Borough Manager's Office directly provides for human resources management, State and federal lobbying efforts, code enforcement, and procurement (bids and RFPs) for goods and services of the Borough.
Borough Hall, White Cliff Building

An Overview of Borough Services

The Ketchikan Gateway Borough provides vital services efficiently and effectively to its residents, including:

  • Animal Protection and Control ($0.5 million annual budget)
  • Assessment ($0.75 million annual budget)
  • Code Enforcement ($0.1 million annual budget)
  • Economic Development ($0.6 million annual budget)
  • Finance Department ($1.3 million budget)
  • Ketchikan International Airport and Ferries ($4.8 million annual budget)
  • Library ($0.425 million annual budget)
  • North and South Tongass Fire Protection and EMS ($1.5 million budget)
  • Planning, Platting and Land Use ($0.6 million annual budget)
  • Public Works ($1.25 million annual budget)
  • Road Maintenance ($0.2 million)
  • South Tongass Water Utility ($0.3 million annual budget)
  • Transit ($1.9 million annual budget)
  • Wastewater ($0.7 annual million budget)