Assembly creates short list of 2021 Capital Projects
January 9, 2020
The borough assembly approved four community projects totaling $63.7 million to be included on the priority list for 2021. The list will be forwarded to the state legislature in hopes one or more of the projects will be funded by the State of Alaska. The projects could also be funded through federal or special grant programs the improvements may qualify for.
At the advice of Borough Manager Steve Giesbrecht the assembly kept the list short, since lean state budgets will mean few, if any, projects will be funded this year.
The list includes: paving residential streets (annually) $250,000; ho...