Turnagain Community Council meets monthly

7 p.m. on the 1st Thursday of the month, September through June. 


Turnagain Community Council General Meeting

** NOTE due to the COVID-19 emergency and measures to limit community infection, the Turnagain Community Council meeting is canceled.

The TCC board will share any additional updates, notices of online meetings or announcements via e-mail and on this website. Please check back periodically!

 Next meeting is TBD in 2020 at 7:00 p.m.

West High School Career, Technology & Education (CTE) Wing, Rm C152 |  1700 Hillcrest Drive | map


March Announcements

March Meeting Agenda

March Meeting Minutes, to be approved at the next meeting

Handouts available at the March meeting

February Meeting Minutes, approved at the March meeting


Spring 2020 West Anchorage Candidates Forum

The Spring 2020 candidates forum for Assembly, School Board and Ballot Propositions was originally scheduled for March 19, 2020. The event was canceled, but candidates and the representatives of Props 11, 12 and 13 were asked to provide written responses. Received responses are provided in the documents below.


Each document also has general information about the upcoming election. Ballots are due in the mail or an official dropbox by 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 7, 2020.


Assembly Candidates (District 3) Questionnaire


School Board Candidates (Seats C and D) Questionnaire


Propositions Information and Position Statements (Props 11, 12, 13)



TCC Meeting Schedule, 2019-2020:
2019 2020

June 6

September 5

October 3

November 7

December 5

January 9**

February 6

March 5

April 2

May 7

June 4



Location for the 2019-2020 year (except June and September 2019, June 2020)

Click here to download an illustration of the new meeting location


Upcoming Events


Turnagain Community Council Board Meeting

Typically the third Thursday of the month (tentative); may be suspended in Spring 2020

March TBD, 2020 | 5:00 p.m. | FCC office, 1057 West Fireweed Ln. | map

At any point each month, you can contact the board (tccpresident@yahoo.com) if you are interested in attending or receiving notice of the next meeting.


Land Use, License and Permit Review Committee

Are you interested in local land use issues, and want to get involved with TCC? Join the TCC Land Use, License & Permit Review Committee! For more information or to volunteer to help, please contact tccpresident@yahoo.com.



Important Documents + Notices


TCC Resolution 2019-05, Supporting Recommendation of Marty Smith Naming Panel (passed 12-5-19)

TCC Resolution 2019-06, Requesting Lyn Ary Park Naming Panel (passed 12-5-19)

Comment Letters on PZC Cases 2019-0142 (re: front porches and lot coverage) and 2019-0143 (re: landscaping requirements and season), approved at the January meeting

Signed 2014 MOU between TCC and West High and Romig Middle Schools regarding parking management. This agreement expired in 2016, and TCC is meeting with school officials to determine whether the groups want to sign a renewal.


Airport Notice 2019-68, requesting that tenants use International Airport Road in place of West Northern Lights Blvd. for commercial truck traffic, published August 27, 2019.


Comment Letter to Anchorage Airport (TSAIA) Regarding Proposed Lease Applications: recommends noise mitigation and other buffering betwen Airport and neighborhood, requests meeting with Airport Manager and leaseholders, and expresses concerns about future developments at Airport without mitigation. Sent 9-30-19, per direction of TCC via a motion in the September meeting.



NOTE: email is the best contact method for our council, one of our board members will respond as soon as possible.

email tccpresident@yahoo.com

phone (907) 277-1977 (FCC office)


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Community Patrols


Chugiak Eagle River Advisory Board


Federation of Community Councils