Draft Chugach Access Plan Available for Public Review and Comment
(Anchorage, AK) – The Public Review Draft of the Chugach Access Plan has been released. This plan is the result of an effort led by the Alaska Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation in consultation with the Municipality of Anchorage aimed at securing and improving public access to Chugach State Park. The Chugach Access Plan will guide both agencies in the development and placement of access points along the boundary of Chugach State Park.
The public is invited to review and comment on the Draft Chugach Access Plan. The plan is available online at: http://dnr.alaska.gov/parks/units/chugach/planning.htm. Printed reference versions of the plan will be made available for review at the Public Information Center in Anchorage and the Chugach State Park Headquarters Office in the Potter Section House during their normal hours of operation. A CD containing a copy of the plan can be requested through the contact information provided below and a limited number of hard copies of the plan will be printed and available by request.
A series of open house sessions will be scheduled to give the public an opportunity to get more information and ask questions. The locations, dates and times for the open houses will be announced at a later date. Written comments can be mailed, emailed or faxed to the addresses below. To receive full consideration, comments must be received no later than 5:00 PM AST, Monday, May 3, 2010. Comments submitted become public information under AS 40.25.110 – 40.25.125.
Chugach State Park Planning
550 West 7th Ave., Suite 1050
Anchorage, AK 99501
Phone: (907)269-8145 Fax: (907)269-8915Email: firstname.lastname@example.org