What is your future Northwest Arctic Borough? Planning for Our Future
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Northwest Arctic Borough 2030

Get Involved

Respond to the online Boroughwide 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.

CLICK HERE  to access the survey

Take the survey and be eligible to win a prize!

Prizes include a Bering Air freight gift card, $50 gift card toward your local store, 10 gallons of gas, 10 gallons of stove oil, traditional art from Sulianich Art Gallery and more.The survey will take less than 5 minutes and is open through May 7th, 2021.

Receive electronic project updates 

CLICK HERE  to sign up.

You will receive no more than five emails between now and when the project ends.

Tell us what you think

Share your comment or question in the comment box in the “Contact Us” section.

Watch our virtual community presentation (coming spring 2021)

The presentation will share information about the planning process, timeline, overall guiding questions and ways for the public to give their input.

Participate in a virtual community meeting (coming summer 2021)

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).

Regional Snapshot

Check out the regional snapshot to learn more about the region and how we have changed, view a land ownership map, and review our emerging list of priorities.


What is the purpose of the Comprehensive Plan?

The updated plan will offer a regionwide roadmap to guide decisions, funding and development over the next 10 years.

Do we have a plan right now?



Accomplished planners on the job!
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.

Project Resources

NAB Comp Plan E-Newsletter, March 2021: CLICK HERE

NAB Comp Plan Project Flyer: CLICK HERE

Presentation to NAB Planning Commission, September 2020: CLICK HERE

Contact Us

Share your comment or question here

    Eva Aqimayuk Harvey, NAB Planning Director

    Phone: 907-412-3033 | Email: eharvey@nwabor.org