Anchorage Borough is named for the place where ships anchored at Fish Creek.
Created: January 1, 1964
Anchorage 1964 – present
Borough Courthouse – Anchorage
Location: 825 West 4th Street / I Street
Built: 1996 – 1997
Architect: McCool Carlson Green Architects
Contractor: Ken Brady Construction Company Inc.
Description: The building faces south and is a six story glass, steel and concrete structure. The roof line is flat The building is named as the Nesbitt Courthouse.
Old Borough Courthouse – Anchorage
Location: 303 K Street / West 3rd Avenue
Built: 1972 – 1974
Description: The building faces west and is a five story glass, steel and concrete structure. The windows are horizontal. The first story has vertical pillars with recessed glass walls. The roof line is flat. The building is named as the Boney Courthouse. The building houses the Appellate Court. The building was remodeled in 2012. The architect was Kumin Associates and the contractor was Conerstone General Construction.
E – Matanuska Susitna Borough and Valdez Cordova Borough
W – Kenai Peninsula Borough