DENALI BOROUGH, ALASKA

 

RESOLUTION NO. 91-18      

 

 

A RESOLUTION IN SUPPORT OF RETAINING THE STATE TROOPER

STATION IN HEALY, ALASKA.

 

WHEREAS, the Denali Borough is interested in maintaining the highest standard of living possible for its residents; and

 

WHEREAS, the public safety aspect of the area is calculated in this standard of living; and

 

WHEREAS, the State Trooper Station at Healy provides for the public safety aspect; and

 

WHEREAS, the George Parks Highway is the most traversed transportation system linking two of the major cities and industrial areas of the State; and

 

WHEREAS, the Healy area is the gateway to Denali National Park and the State Trooper Station ensures the safety of the residents, transient work force, and the 8,000 daily travelers during the summer months who visit this world renowned attraction; and 

 

WHEREAS, the expected growth of the businesses and population within the Denali Borough, specifically the anticipated Healy Power Plant Project, will require additional public safety measures;

 

AND WHEREAS, the efforts of the State Trooper's along the highway corridor has given the residents of the Denali Borough a secure, practically crime free environment in which to live.

 

THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Denali Borough disagrees with the decision to move the State Trooper Station from Healy to Fairbanks and recommends that the Commissioner retain the State Trooper Station in Healy.

 

PASSED and APPROVED by the DENALI BOROUGH ASSEMBLY this 8th day of December, 1991.

 

 

                                  SIGNATURE ON FILE                                                      

Mayor

 

 

 

ATTEST:                   SIGNATURE ON FILE

                                           Borough Clerk