Nome resident survey re: Housing Cost

We all know that Nome needs more rental housing.  I am working with some developers to help get some new things built, but a snapshot of the current market would be helpful.  IF you live in Nome please complete this survey!

Miner’s Campground

Nome Gold is planning to open up a campground for potential miners. Mitch Erickson of Nome Gold Alaska announced that they are proposing an industrial campsite close to dredge six on about 150 acres of mined property. They plan to open in May or June and close in October. If you would like more information as it becomes available please send an email to

Nome DNR Meeting Thursday March 29th

Alaska Department of Natural Resources invites Nome area residents to speak with top DNR officials about local issues, including the upcoming offshore mining season.

Thursday, March 29th from 6:30pm to 8pm

Port projects planned

Keep an eye on what’s happening at the port of Nome. The city has some serious improvements planned for our harbor! A lot of people have some concerns about what’s going to happen with increasing traffic and increase in shipping but harbormaster Joy Baker has been working diligently to come up with a plan to help alleviate the expected increase in traffic.

There is some public information available about that plan; if you would like to see a draft copy of the changes feel free to e-mail me at

Anchorage Home Remodeling Show offers financing opportunities

The Anchorage Home Remodeling Show is Friday, March 23, noon -8 p.m.; Saturday, March 24, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; and Sunday, March 25, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the Sullivan Arena.

AHFC is using the opportunity to convert a seminar room on the south mezzanine (seminar room C) into the AHFC Living Room , effectively creating a show within the show to answer questions from potential homebuyers and members of the public.

The theme of the AHFC Living Room will be comfort, as if the consumer were walking into a welcoming room in a home. We will serve light snacks and provide entertainment for children.  Attendees will have an opportunity to ask questions and get answers about homeownership, energy efficiency and loan products, and more in a single place.

Who May be Eligible for Assistance | NationalMortgageSettlement

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