Anchorage Borough

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Anchorage Borough is named for the place where ships anchored at Fish Creek.


Created:  January 1, 1964

Borough Seat:

Anchorage  1964 – present


Borough Courthouse – Anchorage


Location:  825 West 4th Street / I Street

Built:  1996 – 1997

Style:  Modern

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

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Unknown

Contractor:  Unknown


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.



N – Matanuska Susitna Borough

E – Matanuska Susitna Borough and Valdez Cordova Borough

S – Valdez Cordova Borough and  Kenai Peninsula Borough

W – Kenai Peninsula Borough