What is the purpose of the Comprehensive Plan?
Do we have a plan right now?
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Tell us what you think // Submit your comments in the circles above or contact the NAB Project Manager. See “Contact Us” below.
Watch our virtual community presentation // The presentation will share information about the planning process, timeline, overall guiding questions and ways for the public to give their input. Coming early 2021
Respond to the online Borough wide Survey // The survey will collect feedback on resident values, challenges and opportunities. The results will be used to help shape the overall plan vision and goals and identify potential strategies. Coming early 2021
Participate in a virtual community meeting // The project team will share and collect feedback on the draft vision, goals and strategies at a community meeting. The meeting will also be an opportunity to collect input from communities throughout the region, with flexible options for participation (both phone and video). Coming summer 2021
The Northwest Arctic Borough has hired a team of planning professionals to assist Mayor Nelson, NAB Assembly, NAB Planning Commission and Planning Department with development of the Comprehensive Plan Update. The consulting team is led by Alaska-based firm, Agnew::Beck Consulting and their partners, PDC Engineers and Northern Economics. Leading the consultant team is Agnew::Beck Principal and Owner, Shelly Wade. Shelly was raised in North Pole, Alaska and is a proud graduate of the University of Alaska Fairbanks.