• See how different people Live. Work. Play. in Anchorage on our community Instagram account, iloveanchorage!


  • 3-Year Outlook for Anchorage: Click to watch video, view the report and Prezi.


  • Recap of the 2nd annual Pitch-On-A-Train Competition with video.


  • View recent AEDC publications by CLICKING HERE.


  • Unemployment was 4.9 percent in September for Anchorage. Click to view full report.


  • One in ten jobs in Anchorage is directly or indirectly related to the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport.


LWP Artwork Revised 12-1-13

Report Artwork Revised 12-1-13

Request for Proposals: Ship Creek/Waterfront Land Use Plan

Anchorage Economic Development Corporation is soliciting consultant services to facilitate collaboration in the update of the Ship Creek/Waterfront Land Use Plan and the creation of a site-specific Master Plan with the following elements: (1) Establish goals, objectives and policies governing future land use development in study area, (2) Define a signature element using public input, and (3) Facilitate public participation in the planning process.

Click here to download the RFP.

REVISED RFP: Click here to download Revision 1.0 of the RFP

Click here for list of RFP revisions.

Sample Contract

Sample Fee Schedule

NEW: Notes from Informational Meeting on Dec. 12, 2012

NEW: Q&A (Jan.2, 2013),

NEW: Q&A Revised Jan. 9, 2013


View a list of useful documents and websites here (updated).

ARRC's Ship Creek Design Guidelines

ARRC's Rezone Map Plan

1991 Ship Creek Master Plan

New: 2007 Anchorage Downtown Comprehensive Plan

The sealed bid must be submitted to Anchorage Economic Development Corp. at 510 L St., Suite 603, Anchorage, AK 99501, no later than 4:00 p.m. local time on January 11, 2013. Questions? This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call (907) 258-3700.


Upcoming Events

Live. Work. Play. First Friday:

Friday, Nov. 7, 2014
5 - 7 p.m.
Egan Center

AEDC Annual Board Meeting

Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014
8:30 a.m.
Hotel Captain Cook

Peterson Tower Holiday Party

Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014
4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Peterson Tower