General Information
Phone Numbers
(907)747-1804
Fax: (907)747-3158
Emergencies: Dial 911
Location
100 Lincoln Street
Sitka,
AK
99835

Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm

Public Works

Welcome to the Public Works web page.  Let us help direct you to the right area of Public Works.  For the following:

Athletic Field Calendars and Application for it's use - See the Parks and Recreation page under the Public Works Menu to the left.

Commercial Land Use Forms - See the Parks and Recreation page under the Public Works Menu to the left.

Picnic Shelter Calendar and Application for it's use - See the Parks and Recreation page under the Public Works Menu to the left.

Tom Young Cabin - See the Parks and Recreation page under the Public Works Menu to the left.

Garbage Issues, Disposal Locations and Rates, Overburden Waste Disposal Map - See the Solid Waste page under the Public Works Menu to the left.

Spring Clean-Up and Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Event - See the Solid Waste page under the Public Works Menu to the left.

Street Maintenance - Pavement Patching, Snow Removal, Dangerous Trees or Brushing; Drainage - Culverts and Roadside Ditching; or Sign Issues - See the Maintenance and Operations page under the Public Works Menu to the left.

Building Department questions or forms - See the Building Office/Fire Marshall page under the Public Works Menu to the left.

Bid/RFP - See the front page of the City Website

Public Works Projects - See the Engineering Page under the Public Works Menu to the left.

Public Works - 2022 Progress Report - See the Engineering page under the Public Works Menu to the left.

 Online Citizen Complaint/Question form.  When you click on the following link, it will take you to a drop-down menu for topics, and fields to enter basic information.  When the customer clicks "submit request", an email work order is automatically generated that goes to the city staff member associated with that request category.  New Citizen Web Request Form

Wondering where to take things to throw away.  Click here:  CBS Disposal Locations and Rates 9-2022.pdf

Mission Statement

The mission of the City and Borough of Sitka Public Works Department is to provide, control, and maintain reliable and cost-effective public works facilities and systems in a manner that emphasizes customer satisfaction, public service, and the long-term best interest of the community.

Vision Statement

"The Department will strive to enhance Sitka's quality of life, and through sound management, innovation, teamwork and vision, provide dependable, high quality, responsive public works and utilities services, consistent with community values and at reasonable costs to Sitka's citizens, businesses, institutions, and visitors."

Public Works Assembly Update:  Jobs we are working on - click 3 June - 2022 Public Works Assembly Update.pdf

Public Works Organization Chart - Click here for the Public Works Organizational Chart.pdf

Bid/RFP - Projects that are out to Bid:  Click here to view our Bid/RFP page

FEMA Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) update

2010/2019 map comparison:

The Public Works Department has created an interactive map that exhibits changes from the currently adopted 2010 FIRM when compared to the updated 2019 FIRM, this interactive map is accessible at this link: FEMA Flood Map Comparison

Tips for using this interactive map:

  • This map functions optimally when using the Google Chrome browser.
  • The blue “comparison slider” circle and white vertical lines attached to it defines the border between the two separate maps and can be dragged right and left to better view the differences between the separate maps.
  • The 2010 FIRM is shown on the left-hand side of the screen, the 2019 FIRM on the right.
  • Use your mouse wheel or keyboard function to zoom in and out, click and drag the screen to navigate around Sitka.
  • Additional details (structures, street names, address numbers) become visible as  you zoom in on a specific location (Baranof and Japonski Islands only).

Call (907)747-1804 for assistance utilizing this map, if needed.

CBS 2002 Standard Specifications:

Street - Drainage - Utilities - Parks

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