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2017 Project Update

Posted in Press Releases

2016 has come and gone..

Bringing yet another successful construction season to our region.

Our 2016 projects included 21 new homes:

  • Akiak - 2 housing units
  • Emmonak - 5 housing units
  • Goodnews Bay - 2 housing units
  • Kongiganak - 4 housing units
  • Kwigillingok - 3 housing units
  • Russian Mission - 1 housing unit
  • Tuntutuliak - 4 housing units

15 of the 21 homes have already been occupied by families.

We would like to thank all of our force account employees for their continued effort as they work to provide homes for our communities; and continue to strengthen our local economies.

Upcoming Projects for 2017

Our 2017 project plan is as follows:

  • Chefornak - 2 housing units
  • Hooper Bay - 2 housing units
  • Kipnuk - 2 housing units
  • Napakiak - 2 housing units
  • Oscarville - 2 housing units
  • Toksook Bay - 2 housing units
  • Tununak - 2 housing units
  • Umkumiut - 1 housing unit

These projects are currently pending.

When supply barges reach the region, we will begin our hiring processes in collaboration with the local tribes.

Looking to become part of our force account work force?

For those of you interested in getting involved in our upcoming projects, please contact your local tribal office for information about applying.

Waiting times to start construction vary based on barge arrival, and hiring will generally begin after field project superintendents are designated for construction sites.

Thank you for your involvement

We will look forward to continuing our work with all of our member tribes, and hope to achieve great success with our 2017 project year.