Two US Senators and 2 Admirals visit Petersburg
August 16, 2018
On Friday, August 10 two U.S. Senators and two U.S. Coast Guard Admirals visited Petersburg to tour the local ships and to talk about the importance of the U.S. Coast Guard missions in Alaska.
Mayor Mark Jensen talked with the delegation that included Senators Inslee (Wyoming) and Murkowski (Alaska), Rear Admiral Bell (17th U.S. Coast Guard District) and U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Admiral Kevin Schultz.
The group gathered on the airport tarmac before Jensen accompanied them on a tour of both the Elderberry and Anacapa before they departed for Kodiak.
Jensen explained that Sen. Murkowski wa...