Public Works Projects

For a look at all the projects currently out to bid, please visit our Bids and RFP page. 

Questions on any current or past bids can be asked at or by calling the Public Works department at 907-747-1804





#1 Legislative Priority for City and Borough of Sitka


Critical Secondary Water Supply

Project Description

Project description: CBS needs a reliable, safe source of drinking water to serve to the public for when the Blue Lake penstock is down for maintenance, or for when there is high turbidity in the Blue Lake raw water. This project will design and construct a water intake in Sawmill Creek and a filtration plant at Gary Paxton Industrial Park to meet these needs.


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Project Overview:

The following is the link of the overall project information that was presented to the assembly and the public.


FAQ Critical Secondary Water



Dedicated Water Supply Report, January 2018

Filtration Evaluation for Critical Secondary Water Source, April 2018

Summary of Design Considerations