2019 NSB Comprehensive Plan

Village Comprehensive Plans

Anaktuvuk Pass Atqasuk Utqiagvik Kaktovik Nuiqsut Point Hope Point Lay Wainwright

How comprehensive plans are used:

  • Support the preservation of Inupiat values and traditions
  • Provide a clear direction for managing the Boroughs future in the face of new development and declining revenues
  • Guide land use within the Borough and revisions of land use regulations
  • Provide guidance for sound resource and village development
  • Help to manage Borough funds, employees, and facilities more efficiently
  • Assist in obtaining grants for the Borough and villages
  • Aid villages in developing comprehensive plans
  • Help to identify and set priorities for actions by the Borough and its villages
  • Incorporate values of our elders and visions of our youth


Gordon Brower, Director, NSB Planning Department
Email: gordon.brower@north-slope.org
Phone Number: (907) 852-0320
Fax Number: (907) 852-0322