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Effective Friday, May 22, Phase 3 of the “Reopen Alaska Responsibly Plan” is in place: All businesses closed under prior health mandates may reopen; the state strongly encourages the continued practice of social distancing, hygiene, sanitation, and wearing face coverings in public. A 14-day quarantine for international and interstate travelers remains in effect, along with several other mandates covering medical procedures and commercial fishing vessels. Read more about Phase 3 of the Reopen Alaska Responsibly Plan at the Office of the Governor. (updated 6/2/20) Open Regular Hours: Mon-Thu 8a-5p Fri: by appointment. 747-6050 (updated 5/21/20) MQ 11:30a-2a 7 days a week starting 5/22 Offering to-go and curbside pickup for regular menu & specials. Call 623-0614 (updated 5/21/20) (updated 5/21/20) In person Sunday services: 10a - Bible class, 11a Worship, & 6pm Worship The Church is following state recommendations of face masks and social distancing. (updated 5/21/20) Dine in service available if you’re from the same household. Highly recommending to wear mask in the establishment. 11:30a-9p Sun-Thu 11:30a- midnight Fri & Sat (updated 5/21/20) Saturday 11:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M. St. Gregory's Catholic Church Sundays 12:30 P.M. - 1:30 P.M. Sitka Lutheran Church All meals are offered to-go. [/showhide] On April 9, 2020, Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy issued Health Mandate 13. It reads as follows: The statewide school closure of all K-12 public and private schools is being extended from May 1, 2020 to the end of the 2019-2020 school year. Despite the need to extend school building closures, student learning will continue, per each school district’s individual plan, to provide distance-delivered educational services to students. The mandate does allow for final in-person student-teacher conferences at the end of the year, if the state's health outlook safely allows it. Read more about Health Mandate 13. [/showhide] [/showhide]
Organization Information Website Alaska Effective Friday, May 22, Phase 3 of the “Reopen Alaska Responsibly Plan” is in place: All businesses closed under prior health mandates may reopen; the state strongly encourages the continued practice of social distancing, hygiene, sanitation, and wearing face coverings in public. A 14-day quarantine for international and interstate travelers REMAINS IN EFFECT, along with several other mandates covering medical procedures and commercial fishing vessels. See full details on Alaska Health Mandates at the Office of the Governor. Office of the Governor Abby's Reflection Fully open 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Mon-Sat, but happy to accommodate curbside pickup, or make an appointment for you. Masks/social distancing required. Call 747-3510. (updated 5/22) Website AC Lakeside Regular hours of operation. Delivery and curbside pickup available. Call 747-3317 for details. (updated 5/20) FB Page Agave Mexican Restaurant Dining room open regular business hours. Delivery and take-out. Call 966-3333 for details. FB Page Alaska Airlines Waiving change and cancellation fees. Restrictions apply. Face masks required for travelers. (updated 5/20) Travel Advisories Alaska Computer Center Maintaining normal hours of operation. Curbside pickup is now available. Please call 747-0600. (updated 5/20) FB Page Alaska Marine Lines/Lynden Inc. Maintaining normal business operations and schedules. (updated 5/20) Alert Site Alaska Raptor Center All public spaces are closed, including access to the Center. All tours and programs have been suspended until June, when staff will reevaluate safe operating procedures. FB Page Alcoholics Anonymous All AA meetings have been suspended until further notice. Online meetings are available. Call 747-8866 for more details and updates. AA Online Meetings Asian Palace Open regular hours for pickup and delivery through May. Backdoor Cafe Open for take out Monday-Saturday from 8 am-2 pm. Wear a face mask. (updated 5/20) FB Page Baranof Wellness and Chiropractic Maintaining normal hours of operation, but advising any sick patients to reschedule their appointments. (updated 5/20) FB Page Bayview Pub Open for dining through reservation only. Offering to go orders, curbside pickup, and delivery by debit or credit card payment only. (updated 5/20) BEAK Restaurant Open for pickup: Thursday - Saturday, 5-8 PM & Sunday 10 AM - 2 PM. FB Page Betty Eliason Child Care Center Closed until further notice. Subject to change as the situation evolves, reopening date TBD. For more info, call 747-5892. N/A Burgess Is taking appointments - please call first. He is available 24/7 for pet emergencies on his cell. Call 738-1497. The Cellar The Cellar will be open under the required mandates as requested by the State Of Alaska. Open Monday through Saturday 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM. Call 747-8020 for questions. FB Page Census Bureau The Census Bureau field operations are resuming in select areas. Press Release Coliseum Theater Open, showing older titles at matinee and reduced ticket prices. See page for hours. FB Page Daily Sitka Sentinel Home delivery subscriptions are on hold. The print edition of the Sentinel will be available at no charge at locations throughout town; the coin mechanisms on newspaper vending machines will be disabled. Access to the Sentinel website will be free for all users. Website Delta Western Open regular business hours. (updated 5/20) FB Page First Baptist Church Sunday service available online at www.fbcsitka.com starting at 11 AM. FB Page First National Bank Branch lobby access limited to appointments only. Temporarily closed on Saturdays. Please use drive-thru, ATM and online or mobile banking to help reduce branch lobby traffic. FB Page Fisheye Cafe Offering curbside pickup and delivery. Call 738-5824. (updated 5/20) FB Page Foreign Automotive Open to the public during regular business hours. (updated 5/20) Fortress Of The Bear FB Page Galanin and Klein Open for in-person shopping Wednesdays through Fridays from 1-5:30. For anyone wishing to place an order, they can email firstname.lastname@example.org (updated 6/24) FB Page Gallery By The Sea Gaye is in the gallery Tuesday - Saturday, from 11 AM - 5 PM, and can always answer questions by calling 738-7378. Grandma Tilley's Bakery Drive-through open normal business hours. Text 907-738-5768 or email email@example.com for more info. (updated 5/20) Hames Center New hours beginning June 15th will be: Monday-Friday: 6am-9am /12pm-2pm / 5pm-7pm. Memberships will resume on Monday, June 15. FB Page Harry Race Store open normal hours. Beginning Friday (5/22), customer limit is lifted. Curbside pickup and delivery available- call 966-2160 for details. (updated 5/20) Island Artist Gallery Open to the public Wednesday through Saturday, noon to 3 PM. Also open by appointment, call 859-907-3212 or message the Facebook page. FB Page Kenny's Wok and Teriyaki Open normal hours for pickup and delivery only. (updated 5/22/20) Kenwa Karate of Sitka We are still closed for group classes but are looking at doing a phased reopening.Private lessons ARE currently available via Zoom & outdoors. People can read more details on our webpage sitkakarate.org or contact me for information at firstname.lastname@example.org or 738-2887 Website LFS Marine Supplies The LFS Sitka retail store is open on regular hours. Customers are asked to wear face coverings. Call in orders and staff will deliver curbside. Call 907-747-3171 (updated 5/21/20) Website A Little Something Sitka Dining area is open Wednesday through Friday from 10 am-5 pm; Saturday and Sunday from 1 1am-6 pm. Take out and window pick up options available. (updated 5/20) FB Page Marley Family Dentistry Pre- appointment screening & face mask required. Website McDonald's The dining room is currently closed. The drive-thru is open normal hours of operations. Mean Queen/MQTS MQTS 11a-10p Tue-Sat Munchie Mart 10% off to all Sitkans. Free espresso for all first responders. Open normal business hours for curbside pickup. Call 623-0647 for details. (updated 5/21/20) FB Page The Nugget Delivery & pickup 11a-7p Sun-Friday. No dining room service. (updated 5/21/20) FB Page Old Harbor Books Open to the public 10a-5p Mon-Sat. Masks encouraged. delivery & curb side pick up still available (updated 5/21/20) FB Page Old Tyme Barber Closed to the public until further notice. Orion Sporting Goods Open normal business hours.After memorial day 7a-7p Mon-Sat Sun 10a-3p FB Page Pet's Choice Veterinary Pet's Choice Veterinary Hospital is open normal hours. If you have any questions or need any additional information, you can call Dr. Vosburg at 907-747-3788. Visitors in the clinic are asked to wear masks. We are happy to offer curbside pickup of medications/food. Please give us a call from the parking lot and we’ll run out. (updated 5/22/20) FB Page Pizza Express The dining area will be closed until further notice. The delivery service is still active during normal business hours. Call 966-2428. (updated 5/21/20) ReFresh Fitness/Studio by Emily Will open on May 25, under COVID-19 guidelines. See the full schedule on our Facebook page. (updated 5/22/20) FB Page Russel's Open regular hours with pick up, delivery, and online options. (updated 5/20) FB Page Salvation Army Little Store Closed until further notice. Please, no donations at this time. Samson Tug and Barge Maintaining normal business operations and schedules. (updated 5/20) Status Reports Seamart Quality Foods/Market Center SeaMart is open regular hours 24/7 with 9-10 AM every day as a preferred shopping time for community members 65+. The food court is reopening; customers are asked to maintain social distance. SeaMart employees will masks; customers are encouraged to do the same. Phone-in orders are available 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. (updated 5/22/20) Sheldon Jackson Museum The Sheldon Jackson Museum will re-open to the public on June 24, 2020 with a timed
entry system and by reservation only. Hours are Wednesday through Saturday, from 12:00
noon to 4:00 p.m. Please call 907-747-8981 or email email@example.com to schedule
your visit. (Updated 6/12/20)
Website Sitka Animal Hospital Open normal business hours, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. weekdays, and available after hours for veterinary emergencies. Call the clinic for our latest social distancing protocols at 907-752-7387. (updated 5/22/20) FB Page Sitka Assembly of God Sanctuary reopening for regular worship, with some pews removed to maintain social distancing between rows. No childcare or nursery will be available. No coffee or baked goods will be offered. Sunday service available via Facebook live at 10:30 AM. Please do whatever feels comfortable for you! (updated 5/22/20) FB Page Sitka Bingo Closed until further notice. FB Page Sitka Chamber of Commerce Offices closed but staff working remotely. Member services will continue. The Chamber will be hosting virtual luncheons through the month of June. Please see sitkachamber.com/events for upcoming luncheons. Visit our website sitkachamber.com for past copies of our weekly COVID-19 e-newsletter for resources and services for businesses and community members. (updated 5/22/20) US Chamber of Commerce Sitka Church of Christ Streaming Sunday service at 11:30 AM. FB Page Sitka Cirque Closed while school closure order is in effect. FB Page Sitka's Cloud The Cloud’s physical space remains closed, but the virtual community is active! Text “Hi” to 738-8266 to join. FB Page Sitka Flowers & The Chocolate Moose Open Monday- Saturday from 10am-4pm. Store is not yet open to the public, but products are visible through the display window. Call 747-5577 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange for delivery, curbside pickup, or shipping. (updated 5/20/20) FB Page Sitka GCI Store Starting Tuesday, March 17th, we will be open Monday to Friday from 10am to 4pm. Requesting Mask use if possible. Help over the phone available at 800-800-4800 (updated 5/21/20) FB Page Sitka Grind Fitness Permenently Closed. (updated 5/21/20) FB Page Sitka Gymnastics Closed permanently as of 7-23-20. (updated 7/21/20) FB Page Sitka Hotel Restaurant Closed until further notice. (updated 5/21/20) FB Page Sitka Pel Meni Offering delivery & take out orders, call 623-0773 (starting after 6pm), FB Page Sitka SHARK Ham Radio Klub All meetings postponed until further notice. FB Page Sitka Soup Kitchens Monday-Friday 11:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M. Salvation Army Sitka Sound Science Center Beginning on May 30th, open Saturday and Sunday from 9-4, by reservation only. All visitors must make an appointment prior to coming in by calling 747-8878 or emailing email@example.com. Masks required on all visitors over age 5. (updated 5/22/20) FB Page Sitka Studio of Dance On summer break, with plans to reopen when school starts in the fall. Recorded classes available on Google Classroom. (updated 5/22/20) FB Page Sitka Summer Music Festival Public performances scheduled for June, 2020, have been cancelled. (updated 5/22/20) Website Sitka True Value Regular hours of operation. Face masks are no longer required, but social distancing measures are enforced. Certain products will be limited per household. (updated 5/15/20) FB Page Sitka Youth Soccer The start of Sitka Youth Soccer is postponed until further notice. FB Page Sizzling Chow Available during regular hours for dine in, pick up and delivery. Call 747-5673 for details. (updated 5/15/20) Southeast Alaska Independent Living (SAIL) Closed to the public for in-person service starting Tuesday, March 17. All ORCA programming will be suspended until further notice. All requests to borrow/return medical equipment must be pre-arranged in advance. Staff are available for questions: call 747-6859. SAIL Website Spinning Moon Apothecary Store is open to the public Saturdays and Sundays from 12-4pm. Pick up and delivery available. Email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call/text 907-738-7444. (updated 5/20/20) Website Stedman Insurance Open 9-5. Call 747-8618 to make phone payments, policy changes. Drop box at front door for cash or check payments. (updated 5/15) FB Page St. Gregory's Catholic Church All daily masses and weekend masses are suspended. Open for prayer at specific times, for groups of seven or fewer. Confession is still available by appointment- call 747-8371 (updated 5/31/20) Parish Website St. Peter's By the Sea Wednesday and Sunday Worship services have been suspended until further notice. Prayer services offered through Zoom. For more info on how to join the Zoom call for the services, please email the church at email@example.com. The church and See House are closed until further notice. (updated 5/15/20) FB Page Subway of Sitka Open for take-out orders. Call 747-7827 or use the Subway app. (updated 5/15/20) FB Page Tongass Threads Open regular hours. Please wear a mask. (updated 5/15/20) FB Page Visit Sitka Offices closed but staff working remotely. Visitor information available at visitsitka.org or you can email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions. Our 2020-2021 Visitor Guide has been officially released and can be viewed digitally or ordered online. (updated 5/15/20) Visit Sitka Visitor Guide White Elephant Closed until further notice (updated 5/18/20) FB Page White's Pharmacy Reduced hours, open Monday through Friday, 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM. Beginning Friday (5/22) customer in-store limit is lifted. Delivery available- call 966-2160. (updated 5/20/20) FB Page Yoga Union Closed until further notice. Offering some classes remotely, on Zoom. (updated 5/15/20) FB Page Organization Information Website Alaska Dept. of Fish and Game The public is encouraged to use online resources to conduct business with the department. Public access is closed to the state-owned hatcheries. In-person outreach events have been cancelled, as have public meetings. FB Page Alaska Marine Highway System AMHS tentatively plans for the Columbia, Kennicott, and Tustumena to resume service in mid-May. All passengers are being notified, rebooked or refunded as necessary. AMHS is reducing service levels for Angoon and Hoonah to provide essential grocery deliveries until the public health crisis has abated. The policy waiving cancellation fees for any reservation is extended until May 1, 2020. To cancel or make changes to an itinerary you can contact the AMHS reservation call center at 1-800-642-0066 or call your local AMHS terminal. FB Page Baranof Island Housing Authority The BIHA office is closed to the public. Tenants and the public may contact the office via phone 747-5088 and email email@example.com during regular business hours. Tenants should use the drop boxes for payments, located in each complex, and the main office, 245 Katlian Street. (UPDATED: 5-19-20) FB Page City of Sitka City offices and departments are reopened. Find a complete list of phone numbers and hours of operation here. As of July 28, 2020, cloth face coverings must be worn indoors in all municipal facilities. City of Sitka City of Sitka The City and Borough of Sitka building official will continue to issue permits, provide inspections, and answer building code-related questions during this time of concern. Please contact the Building Department for additional information. 747-1832. City of Sitka The Utility Office will be open from 10AM to 4PM. Cash payments by appointment only. The second‐floor finance
office (collections, payment plans, sales and property tax and other finance matters) is open by appointment only. Beginning on April 2, the city is suspending all disconnections for non-payment of utility charges (related to COVID-19) until further notice, and waiving late fees for untimely or partial utility payments for the next two billing cycles.
City of Sitka City of Sitka To prevent or slow the spread of the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), the City and Borough of Sitka is closing all school playgrounds, the Sitka Community Playground, and Moller Complex batting cage and playgrounds. Press release City of Sitka A Public Information Officer line has been created and is monitored weekdays from 8am to 5pm. That number is 747-1899. Emails may also be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. COVID-19 City Site City of Sitka Bathing facilities at Baranof Warm Springs and Goddard Hot Springs are closed to public until further notice. Tom Young Cabin remains open, but it is advised to follow CDC protocol. COVID-19 City Site Mt. Edgecumbe High School Aquatic Center Closed until further notice. Pioneer Home Closed to all visitors – including family – to protect residents from being exposed to COVID-19. Homes will work with residents to maintain contact with loved ones through other means DHSS Rural Legislative Information Offices Closed to public foot traffic, effective immediately. Citizens who want to testify at legislative committee hearings can still do so by phone. Call the Sitka LIO at 747-6276 for instructions. LIO Listing Page Sitka Economic Development Association SEDA has created a Sitka Resiliency Task Force with resources for individuals and businesses affected by the pandemic. Website Sitka National Historical Park Restrooms are closed effective noon, March 23, in both the Visitor Center and on the trail near the footbridge over Indian River. Sitka School District Gov. Mike Dunleavy has ordered the closure of Alaska's public and private schools the end of the school year. School district is surveying families to identify student needs during the closure. Complete the survey here. Sitka School District Sitka School District Will provide school meal service during closure, grab-and-go breakfasts and lunch, free to all children 18 and under beginning Monday March 23. Students may pick up their meals at Sitka High School from 8 a.m.- 12 p.m. Families can sign up for meals by filling out this short survey or by calling the district office at 747-8622. These meals are available through June 30th. Distribution schedule under Health & Social Services tab. Sitka School District Sitka Police Department The Sitka Police Department is temporarily suspending non-emergency services and limiting the public’s access to the Department for the next four to six weeks. FB Page Sitka Public Library The Library will be open (window service only‐located on the ocean side of the building) Monday‐Thursday 12PM‐7PM,
Friday 12PM‐6PM, Saturday 12PM – 4PM and will be closed on Sunday. Please follow social distancing guidelines and face
coverings are encouraged.
FB Page Sitka Tribe of Alaska Offices closed until further notice. All activities for Elders and Tribal Citizens canceled, including Heritage and Cultural Tourism Conference (April 7-9). Social services food pantry and financial assistance programs still operating. Tribal Council Meetings will be closed to the public. If interested in joining telephonically, call 747-3207. More info here. STA Press Release Sitka Tribe of Alaska The food pantry is open, and urges the immunocompromised and self-quarantining to call 747-7293 to coordinate food drop off. Low Income Heating & Energy Assistance available - pick up applications from 204 Siginaka Way. FB Page Sitka Trial Courts The Alaska Court System will remain open for in-person customer service. However, until further notice, all attorneys, parties, witnesses and other participants in cases must appear by telephone or video conference. There are 2 exceptions to the this rule: (1) victims of crimes may appear in person, (2) defendants may appear in person at evidentiary hearings or at sentencing. The court asks that people call, email, or use the drop box at the clerk's counter as much as possible. COURT PHONE: 747-3291, COURT EMAIL: 1SIMailbox@akcourts.us The Ride The Community Ride is suspended until further notice. FB Page UAS Sitka The UAS Sitka campus is closed until further notice. UAS Website US Forest Service In alignment with current federal, state, and local guidance for social distancing and to ensure the health and safety of its employees, visitors, and volunteers, the U.S. Forest Service Alaska Region is prohibiting gatherings of more than ten people on the Chugach and Tongass National Forests. This prohibition is consistent with Health Mandates issued by the state of Alaska. The Order is effective April 7 and remains in effect until Sept. 30, 2020, or until rescinded, whichever occurs first. Tongass NF website Yakutat Community Health Center Only essential staff on-site, all on-site clinics cancelled for March. YTT Website Yakutat Tlingit Tribe Resumed regular business hours beginning on Monday, May 18. YTT Website Organization Information Website Marley Family Dentistry Only available for dental emergencies related to pain and infection until April 6th. SEARHC Effective Monday, March 30, Mt. Edgecumbe Medical Center (MEMC) has suspended visiting hours in response to Governor Dunleavy’s issuance of Health Mandate 011 – Social Distancing. Visitation is now limited to only end-of-life situations, or accompaniment of a patient under the age of 18 with special assistance requirements. SEARHC SEARHC facilities remain open for business, but certain non-emergenc services have been suspended. Restrictions on dental, optometry, patient travel and elective surgery are in place as of 3/19. COVID-19 screening measures are in place at all locations to ensure your safety. COVID-19 Update SEARHC Dental Health Clinic Limiting dental services to only urgent care. If you have a dental emergency, call ahead to speak to staff. FB Page SEARHC The SEARHC Helpline (1-877-294-0074) is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to Southeast residents. The crisis center is staffed by a team of mental health therapists who will listen and provide confidential care. Sheldon Jackson Child Care Center Closed until further notice. For more info, call 747-5437. Sitkans Against Family Violence Sitkans Against Family Violence's (SAFV) business offices will be closed until further notice, but the shelter will remain open. Anyone seeking shelter or needing non-residential services must first call SAFV's business line or hotline at 907-747-3370 or 1-800-478-6511. SAFV website Sitka Counseling For your safety, Sitka Counseling is no longer accepting walk-in clients at their Outpatient main office. They are available by phone to set up a telehealth visit with a clinician who can take care of your Mental Health needs. Please call 907-747-3636 to schedule an appointment. FB Page Sitka Mutual Aid Coordinating supply drop offs to homes, providing up to $50 per request for financial need. Apply via facebook or call 907-738-0357 Sitka Mutual Aid Sitka School District The Sitka School District's food needs survey is still active: Survey PageThrough Thursday, March 26: Breakfast/lunch pickup, 8:30-12:00 daily at SHS. On Friday, March 27: Four days of meals will be provided. On Tuesday, March 31: Three days of meals will be provided. Starting Wednesday, April 1st: Meals provided twice weekly, Tuesdays and Friday, three or four days of meals at a time. Limited delivery is available. Email email@example.com or call 747-8622. FREE to all SSD students, Wooch.een/Head Start students, and any youth under the age of 19 in the same household. All families with an economic need are encouraged to participate. FB Page
Effective Friday, May 22, Phase 3 of the “Reopen Alaska Responsibly Plan” is in place: All businesses closed under prior health mandates may reopen; the state strongly encourages the continued practice of social distancing, hygiene, sanitation, and wearing face coverings in public.
A 14-day quarantine for international and interstate travelers remains in effect, along with several other mandates covering medical procedures and commercial fishing vessels. Read more about Phase 3 of the Reopen Alaska Responsibly Plan at the Office of the Governor.
Open Regular Hours: Mon-Thu 8a-5p Fri: by appointment. 747-6050 (updated 5/21/20)
MQ 11:30a-2a 7 days a week starting 5/22
Offering to-go and curbside pickup for regular menu & specials. Call 623-0614 (updated 5/21/20)
In person Sunday services: 10a - Bible class, 11a Worship, & 6pm Worship
The Church is following state recommendations of face masks and social distancing. (updated 5/21/20)
Dine in service available if you’re from the same household. Highly recommending to wear mask in the establishment. 11:30a-9p Sun-Thu 11:30a- midnight Fri & Sat (updated 5/21/20)
Saturday 11:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M. St. Gregory's Catholic Church
Sundays 12:30 P.M. - 1:30 P.M. Sitka Lutheran Church
All meals are offered to-go.
On April 9, 2020, Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy issued Health Mandate 13. It reads as follows: The statewide school closure of all K-12 public and private schools is being extended from May 1, 2020 to the end of the 2019-2020 school year. Despite the need to extend school building closures, student learning will continue, per each school district’s individual plan, to provide distance-delivered educational services to students. The mandate does allow for final in-person student-teacher conferences at the end of the year, if the state's health outlook safely allows it. Read more about Health Mandate 13.