Public Works


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."

Spring Clean-Up and Household Hazardous Waste 2024 dates and flyers:

*  Spring Clean-Up:  click here 2024 Spring Clean-Up Flyer.pdf 

*  Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event:  click here  2024 Household Hazardous Waste Event Flyer.pdf 

*  CBS Disposal Locations - where to take what:  click here CBS Disposal Locations and Rates 4-2024.pdf

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Public Works Organization Chart  3. PW Org Chart_20240117.pdf

BID/RFP Projects  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