Category Archives: Sitka Sustainable Outdoor Recreation Action Plan

City and Borough of Sitka and Sitka Trail Works upgrade section of Cross Trail, start on a new section

The City and Borough of Sitka, in cooperation with Sitka Trail Works, has been working on improvements to and reconstruction of the Sitka Cross Trail since last spring. Using grants the city received from the Alaska Department of Transportation and the … Continue reading

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Tuesday signing ceremony set for Sitka Sustainable Outdoor Recreation Action Plan

Stakeholders will gather at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, April 10, at Harrigan Centennial Hall to sign the Sitka Sustainable Outdoor Recreation Action Plan. (Editor’s note: Here is a link to a KCAW-Raven Radio story about Tuesday’s signing ceremony). This plan … Continue reading

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Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition (Get Out, Sitka!) to meet on Thursday, April 7

The next meeting of the Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition (Get Out, Sitka!) will be at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 7, at the Blatchley Middle School library (note, this is a one-time change of location from our regular meeting site). … Continue reading

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Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition (Get Out, Sitka!) to meet on Thursday, March 3

The next meeting of the Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition (Get Out, Sitka!) will be at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 3, at Harrigan Centennial Hall. Please mark the time on your calendar and bring a friend. Agenda items for the … Continue reading

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Draft of Sitka Sustainable Outdoor Recreation Action Plan available for community review

A draft copy of the Sitka Sustainable Outdoor Recreation Action Plan has been posted on the SSORAP website. The draft of the plan will be up for final comments during a community meeting from 7-9 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 23, … Continue reading

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Sitka Sustainable Outdoor Recreation Action Plan to be discussed on Feb. 23

The Sitka Sustainable Outdoor Recreation Action Plan will be discussed during a community meeting at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 23, at the Westmark Hotel conference room. Over the past two years the U.S. Forest Service has developed new strategic … Continue reading

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Next meeting for Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition is Thursday, Jan. 6

The next meeting of the Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition (Get Out, Sitka!) takes place from 7-8:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 6, 2011, at Harrigan Centennial Hall. During the meeting, we will discuss the results of the Sitka outdoor programming survey … Continue reading

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Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition to survey local organizations about their outdoor programming

The Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition (Get Out, Sitka!) will try to get an inventory of Sitka’s current outdoor programming, it was decided during the group’s first official meeting since the Sitka Health Summit. The meeting took place Thursday, Nov. 18, … Continue reading

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Online recreation survey has deadline of Nov. 3

It was good to see a full house both nights during the Oct. 27-28 workshops for the Sitka Sustainable Outdoor Recreation Action Plan, about 50-60 people each night at Harrigan Centennial Hall. There were a lot of good ideas and … Continue reading

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Public workshop Oct. 27-28 for the Sitka Sustainable Outdoor Recreation Action Plan

The Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition will join other community groups Oct. 27-28 at a U.S. Forest Service-hosted meeting to create a Sitka Sustainable Outdoor Recreation Action Plan. The public workshop for this plan takes place from 6-8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, … Continue reading

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