On 9/11 we experienced of an outbreak of COVID-19 in the community. As of 09/14, of 83 tests conducted 9 were positive with no further positive cases since that time. We recommend individuals be vigilant regarding spread. We are not encouraging travel to Adak at this time, but are not implementing travel restrictions.
Face masks are required within any building where individuals congregate, until further notice.
For those traveling to Adak: please note that our medical services are limited in scope and availability. As such, we highly recommend obtaining vaccination against COVID. We also recommend ensuring medical evacuation insurance is current. Please note that medical evacuation off island is to Anchorage, and could be limited based on available resources there. Also note that travel by common carrier may be restricted. Contact your air carrier for specific policies.
The US Navy is conducting its Annual Institutional Controls survey. This link is available until 9/30/21 (Link)
The 2020 Consumer Confidence Report for the water utility is now available. (PDF Notice)
The City of Adak, Alaska, the westernmost city in the United States is a community centered among the most productive fisheries in the West. Our prime location and strategic assets, transferred as part of the Base Realignment and Closure process, make Adak a strong area for future growth and economic activity in relation to the Arctic. Whether you visit to take part in harvesting some of Adak’s abundant caribou herd, bird watching or to explore parts of Adak’s prior military history, welcome to Adak “where the winds blow and friendships grow”.