City Announcements

Census 2020

We can fill out the Census! It’s an easy, positive thing to do for our community right now, since it helps us ensure community resources for health care and hospitals, public safety, essential services, and emergency response. Answering online or over-the-phone (1-844-330-2020) are the best options.

Cordova Harbor Q&A Presentation

If you missed the Cordova Harbor Q&A you can download the presentation HERE and watch the video HERE.

2019 City of Cordova Water Quality Report

We are pleased to present this year’s Annual Water Quality Report (Consumer Confidence Report) as required by the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA). This report is designed to provide details about where your water comes from, what it contains, and how it compares to standards set by regulatory agencies. This report is a snapshot of last year’s water quality. We are committed to providing you with information because informed customers are our best allies.

Cordova Comprehensive Plan

The Cordova Comprehensive Plan has been adopted!

Please visit for more information.

Heating Fuel Tank Safety

Tsunami Information

Click HERE for Tsunami Inundation Maps of Cordova and Tatitlek, Alaska
Click HERE for Cordova Tsunami Evacuation Information

Need a Building Permit?

The City of Cordova Planning Department would like to remind everyone that a Building Permit is required for the erection, construction, establishment, moving, alteration, enlargement, repair, or conversion of ANY building or structure located within the City.

Building Permits are required in order to ensure that all projects adhere to zoning requirements, height requirements, setbacks, minimum lot size, and permitted uses which vary throughout the City.

If you have any questions, please contact the Planning Department at 424-6220, or visit click the LINK.

City of Cordova Documents

2018 Budget
City Charter & Ordinances