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, and code enforcement.
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
  • Assessment
  • Clerk's Office
  • Code Enforcement
  • Economic Development
  • Finance Department
  • Information Technology (Automation)
  • Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District
  • Ketchikan International Airport and Ferries
  • Land Trust
  • Law Department
  • Library
  • Manager
  • Mayor and Assembly
  • North Tongass Fire Protection and EMS
  • Parks and Recreation
  • Planning, Platting and Land Use
  • Public Works
  • Service Areas: Forest Park, Homestead, Gold Nugget, Loring, Mud Bight, Nichols View, Waterfall Creek
  • South Tongass Fire Protection and EMS
  • South Tongass Water Utility
  • Transit
  • Wastewater/Water Utility