How Can We Help You?


Planning Division

Publications, Studies, Adopted Plans

Some documents require Adobe Acrobat reader ver 5.0 or higher. They may take several minutes to open.

Comprehensive Plans

Year Adopted or Published

Available for download

Hard copy price

Anchorage 2020 - Anchorage Bowl Comprehensive Plan

2001

Yes

$39 book

$5 CD

Anchorage Bowl Comprehensive Development Plan

1982

No

out of print

Chugiak-Eagle River Comprehensive Plan

1993

Yes

out of print

Chugiak-Eagle River Comprehensive Plan Update

2006

Yes

$10

Girdwood Area Plan

1995

Yes

$15

Turnagain Arm Comprehensive Plan-2009    

2009

Yes

$17

Land Use Regulations

Year Adopted or Pubished

Available for download

Hard copy price

Title 21 Land Use Code

Current

by chapter, at Municode

$40, limited

Anchorage Indicators

Year Adopted or Published

Available for download

Hard copy price

2012 Anchorage Indicators Report  

2012

Yes

 

Census 2000 Profile

2003

Yes

Free

Demographic Indicators - 2000

2000

Yes

$8

Housing & Construction Indicators

2000

Yes

$8

Employment Indicators

2000

Yes

$8

Income Indicators

2000

Yes

$5

Cost of Living Indicators

2000

Yes

$5

Government and Military Indicators

2000

Yes

$5

Special Site or Area Land Use Studies

Year Adopted or Published

Available for download

Hard copy price

Anchorage Bowl Commercial and Industrial Land Use Study: Part 1 and Part 2

1996

Yes

Anchorage Housing Market Study  

2012

Yes

Anchorage Snow Avalanche Zoning Analysis

1982

Yes

$5-printed on request

Anchorage CBD Comprehensive Development Plan )

1983

Yes

$5-printed on request

Anchorage Downtown Comprehensive Plan

2007

Yes

$14.70

Anchorage Industrial Land Assessment

2009 Yes

Avalanche Hazard Workshop Report 

1992

Yes

$5-printed on request

Commercial Land Assessment  

2012

Yes 

Downtown Anchorage Seismic Risk Assessment & Land Use Regulations to Mitigate Seismic Risk  

2010

Yes

Eagle River Central Business District Revitalization Plan

2003

Yes

$16

Fiscal Impact Analysis (Prepared for Anchorage 2020 Comprehensive Plan)

2000

Yes

$5-printed on request

Geotechnical Hazards Assessment Study

1979

Yes 

$10

Girdwood Commercial Areas and Transportation Master Plan

2001

Yes

$10

Girdwood-Iditarod Trail Route Study

1997

Yes 

Glacier–Winner Creek Access Corridor Study

1996

No

out of print

Goose Lake Plan

1983

No

out of print

Government Hill Neighborhood Plan (GHNP)  

2013

Yes

Free

Government Hill Yesterday and Today Oral History Report

2012

Yes

Free

Hillside District Plan (replaces HWMP)

2010

Yes

$21

Hillside Wastewater Management Plan (HWMP)

1982

Yes 

out of print

Historic Preservation Plan for Anchorage's Four Original Neighborhood  (HPP)

2013

Yes

Free

HLB Parcel 1-085 Land Use Study 

1996

Yes 

$10-printed on request

Patterns of the Past: An Inventory of Anchorage Historic Resources

1986

No

out of print

Potter Valley Land Use Analysis

1999

No

$10-printed on request

Section 36 Land Use Study

1991

No

out of print

Ship Creek / Waterfront Land Use Plan  

1991

Yes 

out of print

Snow Avalanche & Mass-wasting Hazard Analysis - Glacier/Winner Creek Area, Aaska

1993

No

$5, call first

South Addition Historic Context Statement  

2012

Yes

South Addition Historic Resources Survey Manual  

2011

Yes

Spenard Commercial District Development Strategy   

1986

Yes

$5, call first

3500 Tudor Road Master Plan

2007

Yes

University and Medical District Framework Master Plan (U-Med)

2003

Yes

$15

West Anchorage District Plan (WADP)

2012

Yes

$42

Public Facility Plans and Studies

Year Adopted or Published

Available for download

Hard copy price

Anchorage Bowl Park, Natural Resource, and Recreation Facility Plan

2006

Yes

Anchorage Park, Greenbelt and Recreation Facility Plan

1985

No

out of print

Volume I: Anchorage Bowl

1985

No

$5

Volume II: Chugiak-Eagle River-Eklutna

1985

No

$5, call first

Volume: III: Turnagain Arm

1985

Yes 

out of print

Volume IV: Summary

1985

No

out of print

Areawide Library Facilities Plan

1984

No

out of print

Areawide Trails Plan (without large maps)

1996

Yes

Free

Eagle River Greenbelt Plan 

1985

Yes 

$5, printed on request

Far North Bicentennial Park Master Plan (Updated)

1985

No

$5, printed on request

Rabbit Creek Greenbelt Plan

1987

Yes

out of print

Street and Highway Landscape Plan

1981

Yes

out of print

Tudor Road Public Lands and Institutions Plan

1986

No

out of print

Utility Corridor Plan

1990

Yes

$5

Environmental Plans and Studies

Year Adopted or Published

Available for download

Hard copy price

Anchorage Coastal Management Plan

2007

Yes

Free

Anchorage Coastal Management Plan

1979

No

out of print

Anchorage Wetlands Management Plan  

1996

Yes

$15

208 Areawide Water Quality Management Plan

1979

No

out of print

1992 Air Quality Attainment Plan for Anchorage

1992

No

Field Guide to Anchorage Area Wetlands

2009

Available from ASWCD   

    • Planning Division
    • Director: Jerry T. Weaver, Jr.
    • 4700 Elmore Road, Anchorage, AK 99507
    • 907-343-7909