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Posted on: October 14, 2020

New Program: Textiles & Tea!

Textiles and Tea Flyer

Textiles & Tea is a fun new program, offering a welcoming, open, free space where textile crafters ages 18 and up can collaborate, socialize, and enjoy doing what they love. Space is limited and pre-registration required. For program details and to re...

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Parks & Rec News
Posted on: October 14, 2020

The Valdez Community Cookbook is Complete!

Valdez Community Cookbook Cover

We invited the Valdez community to share their favorite recipes to be featured in this FREE online cookbook. Those who submitted were entered to win a culinary-inspired prize basket, filled with goodies purchased from local businesses.  The publi...

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Posted on: October 9, 2020

City Boards & Commissions Vacancies


Interested in a volunteer opportunity? Want to get involved in the decision making processes for our community? Consider applying for a seat on a City board or commission. Multiple opportunities exist. Please visit our application portal to learn more.

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Posted on: September 25, 2020

City Paving Project Website


Visit the city paving project website to learn more about the project. You can view the project timeline, phases, budget, maps, and future plans. Visit the contacts tab of the project to sign up for updates and find out how to contact the project team.

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Posted on: September 24, 2020

Mighty Mites has been extended thru October!

Mighty Mites at Civic Center is Extended thru Oct

Mighty Mites at the Civic Center has been extended thru October! For program details, visit our online catalog at and click on the 'Register Online' link.

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Parks & Rec News
Posted on: September 22, 2020

2020 Business Trick-or-Treat!

Business Trick or Treat Flyer

Parks & Recreation is excited to take over coordination of the annual Business Trick-or-Treat! To view program details or to register your business, visit

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Parks & Rec News
Posted on: September 15, 2020

Valdez COVID-19 Public Health Mandate 003 Amendment No. 1


Mandate 003 (Amendment No 1) requires all people over the age of five to wear a face covering in public settings or communal spaces outside the home where social distancing cannot be maintained. Effective until Oct. 21, 2020 unless extended or rescinded.

Click to Read the Mandate 003 Amendment No. 1... City News
Posted on: September 8, 2020

T-Rec: Late-night Programming for Teens!

TRec Fall 2020

T-Rec is a late-night program for teens, age 13 - 17.  Join us for a night of food, fun, and good company.  Each night has a unique theme/activity. Space is limited. Pre-registration required. For details and registration, visit the Park...

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Online Registration Parks & Rec News
Posted on: September 3, 2020

Registration is open for After School Adventurers!

After School Adventurers Fall 2020 Flyer

After-School Adventurers is an engaging, two-day program, which inspires youth to explore, learn, gather, and create. Day one will be spent in the great outdoors (rain, snow, wind or shine!). Participants will take a guided walk/hike, get in on a fun and ...

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Parks & Rec News
Posted on: September 1, 2020

City Comprehensive Plan Project Website


A Comprehensive Plan is a guiding document that will help to shape Valdez over the next 20 years. It offers a foundation for determining effective public policy, master planning, and land use decisions now and into the future.

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Posted on: August 8, 2020

Local Emergency & Disaster Preparedness Resources


The City of Valdez is actively building a contemporary Emergency and Disaster Management (EDM) program. This is an ongoing effort and the primary focus of EDM within the city, currently, is rebuilding our city's Emergency Operations Plan (EOP).

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Posted on: August 4, 2020

Updated Due Date - 2020 Property Tax Bills



The City of Valdez 2020 Property Tax Statements were mailed on July 1, 2020.  It is the responsibility of the owner to contact the City of Valdez Finance Depar...

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City News
Posted on: July 22, 2020

Tsunami Preparedness Resources


Tsunami Preparedness Resources

While the July 21st tsunami advisory for Valdez & Prince William Sound was cancelled without incident, it is a good reminder for our community to refresh tsunami preparedness knowledge, including knowing what different ts...

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City News
Posted on: July 11, 2020

Valdez COVID-19 Unified Command News Release 031


Valdez confirmed the first local resident death due to COVID-19 on Wednesday, October 14th.

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Posted on: June 4, 2020

Valdez Unified Command (COVID-19)


In Valdez, a Unified Command exists to coordinate our local operational and public information efforts related to COVID-19. The group consists of medical professionals and local community leaders, including the City.

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