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Right of Way

October 16, 2012

To Whom It May Concern:

RE:  Closing of Public Rights-of-Way for Construction Work, 2012

With the closing of asphalt plants and onset of winter conditions, the Municipal Rights-of-Way are closed to normal construction activities requiring excavation within the road prism effective Friday, October 19, 2012 at 4:30 p.m. 

Emergency work, installation of essential services, trenchless technology in the road prism and work outside of the road prism may be allowed under winter construction specifications. To obtain a right-of-way permit under winter conditions submit a permit application, written justification and a drawing showing the location of the work to be accomplished. The permit must be approved and issued prior to construction.

Should you have any questions regarding this letter or other right of way questions please contact our office at 343-8240.Regards,

Jack L. Frost
Chief, Code Enforcement

Changes to bonding requirements and operating procedures for work in municipal rights of way;

Changes are effective May 1, 2012. Click here for notice.

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811 is the one number, centralized call center established to enable the public, contractors, utilities and other excavators to notify underground facility owners of planned digging activities with just one call to Alaska DIGLINE.

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    • Director: Jerry Weaver
    • 4700 Elmore Road, Anchorage, AK 99507
    • 907 343-8240

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