Mayor Bryce Ward

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The Fairbanks North Star Borough is closing off foot traffic and sending employees to work from home. Borough Mayor Bryce Ward met with reporters Tuesday to give the public a status report. 


A list of 47 building and maintenance projects to be paid for over the next ten years is on a special Finance Committee agenda tonight for the Fairbanks North Star Borough Assembly. The list is a 10-year Capital Improvement Plan and includes parks, schools, ice rinks and pools. Tonight’s review will prepare the list for a public hearing later this month. 


FNSB Mayor Bryce Ward Announces Cancer

Jan 29, 2020
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The mayor of the Fairbanks North Star Borough announced today (Wednesday) that he has cancer. Bryce Ward says that he will remain on the job while being treated in Fairbanks for lymphoma.


Property Tax Exemptions Asked by Mayor

Mar 28, 2019

Fairbanks North Star Borough Mayor Bryce Ward says his email in-box filled up yesterday after local media reported on a resolution to change the way seniors and disabled veterans pay property taxes. The measure is on tonight’s borough assembly agenda.


Borough Mayor Wears Blue & Gold

Mar 21, 2019

UAF Chancellor Dan White revealed some savings measures he’s considering to cope with the cuts in Governor Mike Dunleavy’s proposed budget. Closing three of the older residence halls on campus and moving the Nanooks Hockey games back to the Patty Center are notable. The impact of cuts on the university is also felt in the community, and the Fairbanks North Star Borough Mayor Bryce Ward wants people to know that.