Members of the community at the DOWL presentation. Kayla Desroches/KMXT
The City of Kodiak together with its facilitator, DOWL engineering, solicited public comment on its Near Island Development Plan last night at a public presentation. DOWL senior planner Michelle Ritter said the kickoff event will be the first opportunity for DOWL to hear and incorporate public input.
A number of community members stepped up to the podium to share their thoughts and ideas for Near Island’s future. Here are some excerpts.