The state of Alaska released a preliminary list of potential sites for a new State Office Building. A workshop today will evaluate at least some of these locations as possible spots for a new State Office Building.
Site 1 - Auke Bay, on hill adjacent to UAS, northeast of curve
Site 2 - UAS Bill Ray Center, 1108 F Street
Site 3 - Vintage Park, Mendenhall Valley near Safeway
Site 4 - Mendenhall Mall
Site 5 - DOT gravel pile, northwest corner of the intersection of Egan Drive and Mendenhall Loop Road
Site 6 - Nugget Mall
Site 7 – Mallard Street, behind Nugget Mall
Site 8 - Seven Mile, DOT Southeast Regional Office
Site 9 - S&S Development Co.
Site 10 - Duran (Editor’s note: there was no additional information given about this site. Duran Street and Duran Court are residential streets in Mendenhall Valley)
Site 11 - The former location of Allen Marine boat sales in Lemon Creek
Site 12 - Lemon Creek-Horn (Editor’s note: there was no additional information given about this site).
Site 13 - Lemon Creek on Jenkins Drive
Site 14 - Salmon Creek, hill northeast of the hospital, straddling Salmon Creek
Site 15 - Channel Drive, adjacent to the Department of Transportation & Public Facilities
Site 16 – Department of Labor Building (Plywood Palace)
Site 17 – Foodland Shopping Center
Site 18 – Subport, Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority
Site 19 - JACC and Public Safety Building
Site 20 - Downtown SOB Garage, Option 1: Retain existing parking garage
Site 21 - Downtown SOB Garage, Option 2: Replace existing parking garage
Site 22 - Telephone Hill, between State Office Building and new city parking structure
Site 23 - The intersection of Fifth and Seward streets
Site 24 - The intersection of Second and Franklin streets
Site 25 - Douglas Island, redevelopment of existing ADF&G office
• Source: Vern Jones, State Chief Procurement Officer; ECI/Hyer, Inc.