Banks -- You will find banks on the Kenai Spur Highway in the middle of town, and in Soldotna on the Sterling Highway commercial strip.

Hospital -- Central Peninsula General is in Soldotna at 250 Hospital Place (tel. 907/262-4404); from the Sterling Highway, take Binkley Street to Marydale Avenue.

Internet Access -- Connect to the Web for free at the Kenai public library, 163 Main St. Loop (tel. 907/283-4378), or at the Soldotna public library, 235 Binkley St. (tel. 907/262-4227).

Police -- For nonemergencies in Kenai, call the Kenai Police Department (tel. 907/283-7879); in Soldotna, call the Soldotna Police Department (tel. 907/262-4455); outside city limits, call the Alaska State Troopers (tel. 907/262-4453).

Taxes -- There's a 6% sales tax in Kenai and Soldotna, and 2% outside city limits.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.