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Native Village of Akutan TIGER Grant Application

The Native Village of Akutan has applied for a Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) Grant to construct an access road to the small boat harbor. The proposed two-mile road is the surface transportation element of a $125 million regional … Continue reading

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City of Akutan Airport Local Area Plan A-LAP

The City of Akutan, located on Akutan Island in the eastern Aleutians, has released its Airport Local Area Plan (A-LAP). The City is isolated due to limited transportation connections. Currently the City is accessible only by boat or amphibious aircraft. … Continue reading

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Akutan Boat Harbor Photos

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Akutan Boat Harbor

The City of Akutan, Alaska is seeing its first boat harbor being built on Akutan Island, located in the eastern part of the Aleutian Chain, about 790 miles southwest of Anchorage. Rugged Akutan Island is found in the midst of … Continue reading

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