South Tongass Service Area

The South Tongass Service Area is generally situated between the southeasterly city limits of the City of Ketchikan and Herring Bay with the exception of the corporate boundaries of the City of Saxman. The service area exercises fire protection and emergency medical services as well as the powers necessary and incidental for construction, maintenance, operation and regulation of a water supply, treatment and distribution system, including hydrants. Review Borough Code Chapter 14.25 for a map and description of the service area. More information is also available on the South Tongass Volunteer Fire Department page.

Meeting Minutes and Packets

Click here to view South Tongass Service Area Board meeting minutes. Click here to view packets for upcoming meetings.

Service Area Board Members Term Ends
Andy Rauwolf 
June 30, 2022
Bill Bolling
June 30, 2021
Dan Christensen
June 30, 2020
Linda Kay Randall
June 30, 2021
John Brown June 30, 2022
Dennis Spurgeon
June 30, 2021
Therese Mahoney
June 30, 2020

Contact Us

  1. Physical Address

    5690 Roosevelt Dr
    Ketchikan, AK 99901

    Mailing Address

    1900 First Ave.
    Ketchikan, AK 99901

    Ph: 907-228-6673
    Fx: 907-247-1322

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