Election Information

2018 Set Net Election

The Copper River/Prince William Sound Marketing Association is conducting an election of the Prince William Sound salmon set gillnet fishery for the termination of the 1% seafood development tax. The proposed timeline for advertising, notification, and election under the requirements set forth by the State of Alaska is as follows:


Public Meeting

· Notice of public meeting mailed to eligible permit holders: November 22, 2017

· Public Notices of Meeting posted on Cordova Library, Cordova Scanner Channel, Cordova Harbormaster Bulletin Board, Homer Library, Homer Harbormaster Bulletin Board: December 12, 2017 – January 11, 2018

· Posted on Member website

· Advertising for Public Meeting: Cordova Times Newspaper, week of December 15, December 22, and December 29, 2017

· Public Meeting: January 12, 2018 at 4:30 p.m. at CR/PWSMA office. Teleconference 1-800-791-2345 PIN 28095


Notice of Election

· Notice of Election mailed to Permit Holders: November 22, 2017

· Public Notices of Election Posted: December 12, 2017 in at least 3 public places; Alaska Commercial Bulletin Board, Cordova Library, Cordova Harbormaster, Homer Harbormaster, Whittier Harbormaster.

· 1st Ballot Mailed: January 19, 2018 (not more than 45 days before postmark date)

· 2nd Ballot Mailed: February 9, 2018 (not less than 15 days before the ballots must be postmarked)


Election

· Ballot Postmark Date: March 2, 2018

· Election Close Date: March 12, 2018

· Election Certified By: March 22, 2018

 

 

 

2017 Board of Directors Nominations

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Copper River/Prince William Sound Salmon

509 First Street- P.O. Box 199,

Cordova, AK 99574

Phone. 907-424-3459

Fax. 907-424-3430

Email. info@copperrivermarketing.org