Project: Design & Construction of Two Tsunami Shelters Preliminary Engineering Report- Chignik Bay

Project Description: This project would be a Preliminary Engineering Report on the design and construction of two tsunami shelters, one on the west side of town and one on the east side. The two shelters would provide a warm place for residents to stay in the event of a tsunami and would cut down on evacuation times by having a shelter on each side of town.

People/Organizations responsible for completing these steps: Chignik Bay Tribal Council, City of Chignik Bay, Bristol Engineering Services Company

Cost Estimates:

Cost: $276,100

Timeline: 1 year

Funding Partners: FEMA, HUD-Community Block Grant, Denali Commission, EDA

Evaluation Measures:

  • Completion design and engineer of two tsunami shelter
  • Increased safety measures for residents of Chignik Bay

Key Project Contact:

Name: Debbie Carlson,, 907-749-4018

Title: Tribal Administrator

Organization: Chignik Bay Tribal Council

Questions about the CEDS?

Contact Kristina Andrew

Economic Development Program Manager

(907)-842-5257 ext. 6223

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