​​​​​​​​​​​​​Heritage Land Bank​


Heritage Land Bank (HLB) is a self-supporting, non-tax based agency of the Municipality of Anchorage, with its own fund and advisory commission. Title 25 of the Anchorage Municipal Code (AMC), “Public Lands,” contains the statutes under which the HLB operates (AMC § 25.40).​ It is the mission of the Heritage Land Bank to ​​​​​manage uncommitted municipal land and the Heritage Land Bank Fund in a manner designed to benefit present and future residents of Anchorage, promote orderly development, and achieve the goals of the Comprehensive Plan (AMC § 25.40.010).​ The seven member HLBAC holds a public hearing prior to making advisory recommendations on proposed HLB actions to ​the Assembly. ​​HLBAC typically holds a regular monthly meeting on the 4th Thursday of each month.​​

PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD: 12/22/2023 through 2/09/2024
Please send comments to HLB@anchorageak.gov, include parcel or page number where applicable. 

The Heritage Land Bank is pleased to announce the 45-day public review period for the DRAFT 2024 Annual Work Program & 2025-2029 Five-Year Management Plan. From Friday, December 22, 2023 through Friday, February 9, 2024, HLB staff will be accepting comments sent to HLB@AnchorageAK.gov. Comments received during this period will be included in the comment/response table in the appendix of the Work Program. Any comments received after February 9, 2024 will not be included in the comment/response table but will be provided to the Commission at the public hearing. The public hearing for the Work Program is tentatively scheduled for Thursday, February 22, 2023. More meeting details will be sent out to the HLB mailing list and posted on the HLB website as the meeting approaches. 

NEXT HLB ADVISORY COMMISSION MEETING: Thursday, February 22,​ at 1:30PM​​​
To join via Microsoft Teamclick this link to enter the mee​ting​. ​
To join via telephone call 907-519-0237 and use conference ID 987 366 530​#

Or join in-person at the Permit & Development Center, Main Training Room, 4700 Elmore Road, A​nchorage, Alaska 99507 (Follow green signs from the main lobby)

Agenda (as of 2/8/2024)​

Packet (as of 2/16/2024)

Resolution 2024-03 Public Hearing Notice

Community members may provide public comment under Action Items or Items or Persons Not on the Agenda. Anyone wishing to provide public comment via email, telephone or Teams must email hlb@anchorageak.gov by 5:00 pm the day before the meeting. In the email, please provide your name, phone number, and the subject line should read “HLBAC Public Comment.” All members of the public on the Teams Meeting shall be muted until called on to speak. Those wishing to speak in-person do not need to sign up prior to the meeting. Should you need additional assistance or special modifications to participate, or if you have questions, please call the HLB office at 343-7536 or email hlb@anchorageak.gov.

2024 Meetings​
January 25, 2024: Agenda  Packet  Minut​es  Recording
February 22, 2024: Agenda  Packet 
March 28, 2024
April 25, 2024​

2023 Meetings​
February 23, 2023: Agenda  Packet  Minutes  Recording ​​​
March 23, 2023: Agenda  Packet  Minutes  Recording
​​May 25, 2023: Agenda Packet  Minutes  Recording
June 22, 2023:​ ​ Agenda  Packet  Minutes  Recording
July 27, 2023: Agenda  Packet  ​Minutes  Recording
September 28, 2023: Agen​da  Packet  Minu​tes  Recording
October 26, 2023: Agenda  Packet  Minutes  Recording
​​November 16, 2023: Agenda  Packet  Minutes  Recording
December 14, 2023: Agenda  Packet  Minutes  Recording ​

2022 Meetings

January 27, 2022​: Agenda Recording Minutes​
February 24, 2022: Packet Minutes Recording
March 24, 2022: Packet  Minutes Recording
June 23, 2022:​Packet Minutes Recording​​​ ​
July 28, 2022: Agenda Packet Minutes Recording​
August 25, 2022: Agenda Packet Minutes Recording
September 22, 2022: Agenda Packet Recording Minutes
October 13, 2022​: Agenda Packet Recording Minutes
​October 27, 2022​​: Agenda Packet Minutes Recording
November 17, 2022: Agenda Packet Minutes Recording ​

2021 Meetings

January 14, 2021: Agenda  Minutes 
July 22, 2021: Agenda Recording Minutes​ 
August 2, 2021: 
Agenda Recording Minutes​
​November 19, 2021​: 
Recording Minutes

For older meeting​ materials, please contact HLB and HLB@AnchorageAK.gov

For more information regarding HLB contact:   

Real Estate Department
Heritage Land Bank
4700 Elmore Road​
​Anchorage, AK 99507

​Phone: (907) 343-7536

Email: HLB@AnchorageAK.gov

​To join the HLB mailing list please email HLB@AnchorageAK.gov

Helpful Documents and Links:

* ​HLB Application for Permits and Disposals
HLB Parcel Map App
HLB Code Selections (pdf as of 09/2023)
​​* Anchorage Municipal​ Code - Title 25
2023 HLB Work Plan (approved August 8, 2023)​
* Land Use Studies and Reports​ and Planning Publications
* ​HLBAC Commissioners and Application