This section lists news and reports from the City and Borough of Sitka.
South Kramer Avenue Landslide Report
Please click on the link below to view the South Kramer Avenue Landside: Jacobs Circle to Emmons Street, Sitka Alaska report.
The Final Report from Municipal Solutions for the General Fund Efficiency Audit & Comprehensive Management Plan can be found on the link below.
The Sitka Coastal Management Plan Amendment is available here at the links below. Copies are also available on CD at the Municipal Clerk's Office, on the third floor of City Hall. In addition, a copy will be available for review at Kettleson Memorial Library.
Coastal Management Plan Amendment and Appendices
In its efforts to conserve electricity, the Electric Department has coordinated with the Library to provide “Kill-A-Watt” Electric Usage Monitors available for check-out at Kettleson Memorial Library. These gadgets can read the electricity consumption of all your household electric devices and appliances. Now you can identify the real energy consumers in your house, see if your electric devices are efficient, and get information necessary to reduce electricity costs. Link to program report.
A new web page has been published for participants and others interested in the application process of the City and Borough of Sitka’s Takatz Lake Hydroelectric Project. On the page, you can find licensing information, upcoming meeting dates, past meeting summaries, and documents out for review. Takatz Lake Hydroelectric Project page.
This document represents the City and Borough of Sitka’s Comprehensive Plan.
The Plan consists of community goals and policies, a recommended land use map, and background technical information prepared in accordance with Denali Commission guidelines. Comprehensive Plan
This study examines observed historical climate variability in Southeast, Alaska, where several new and expanded hydropower facilities are proposed. Analysis suggests that climate trends in this region since the 1920s are modest, while trends since the mid-1940s are somewhat stronger. To read the full study please go to:
City and Borough of Sitka Climate Action Plan June 11, 2010.
Sitka Named One of National Trust for Historic Preservation's 2010 Dozen Distinctive Destinations
For more information, click on this link.