Nikiski voters shoot down law enforcement service area
Nikiski area residents shot down a law enforcement service area in Tuesday’s municipal election.
Barring any changes after absentee ballots are counted, Proposition 2 failed with 541 votes cast against it and 399 votes in favor of it.
The measure asked Nikiski voters to approve the creation of a Nikiski Law Enforcement Service Area along with a five-member board to tackle the issue of crime in the area. The board would have taken office immediately following the election.
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