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Seward Airport Improvement Project

Current Events

PROJECT UPDATE:

Public Hearing. A public hearing is scheduled for August 15, 2019, from 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM, at the K.M. Rae Marine Education Building, 125 Third Avenue, Seward Alaska. The hearing’s purpose is to address the proposed actions, potential economic, social, and environmental impacts, and the project’s consistency with the goals and objectives of the affected area’s land use or planning strategy. The comment period is open until August 25, 2019. During this timeframe DOT&PF will accept comments on the Draft EA and Proposed Action. More information on the public hearing is available in the Document Library.

Public Meeting. A public meeting is scheduled for December 12, 2018, from 5:00 PM to 7:30 PM, at the K.M. Rae Marine Education Building located at 125 Third Avenue, Seward, Alaska. More information on the meeting is available in the Document Library.

Draft Environmental Document Now Online. The Draft Environmental Assessment is now available in the Document Library.

Phase I. Alternative Selected, Project Scoping Complete, and Scoping Report Now Online
DOT&PF has completed the project scoping phase.  The Seward Airport Improvements Scoping Report, summarizing the project background (scope, project history, purpose and need, project team); existing conditions; aviation activity and forecast; facility requirements; project alternatives; and environmental conditions is now available in the Document Library.

Alternative 2.2 has been selected as the preferred alternative for this project. A position paper summarizing selection this alternative is now available in the Document Library.

DOT&PF has started Phase II. Environmental Documentation.  PDC Inc. Engineers in conjunction with DOT&PF is preparing the Environmental Assessment for the project.  Please check back here for updates coming soon.