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WWII Ft. Rousseau site due for cleanup

SITKA - An old landfill site on the Fort Rousseau Causeway is pegged for a major cleanup.The Army Corps of Engineers is currently taking public comment on a proposed action for the area...
Causeway builder returns to Sitka

...72-year absence.The country has had 12 presidents since the days Kirkham was here as a construction worker on the Fort Rousseau Causeway.He's now 92, and, his daughter Marilyn Kirkham said, wanted to see the town again.Kirkham was born in...
Draft management plan up for public review in Sitka area

...The first draft of the Fort Rousseau Causeway State Historical Park (SHP...2010. The intent of the Fort Rousseau Causeway SHP Management Plan is to...developing and maintaining the Fort Rousseau Causeway interpretive sites and materials...
Photo: Checking things out

David Wilcox, 10, checks out a World War II-era winch after attending the Fort Rousseau Causeway State Historical Park dedication ceremony on Aug. 16 in Sitka. The causeway was part of the Sitka Naval Air Station and the Army's Fort Ray during the war.
Governor signs causeway bill into law

ANCHORAGE - Gov. Sarah Palin signed a bill into law that creates the Fort Rousseau Causeway Park in Southeast Alaska. The causeway is a grouping of small islands linked by an 800-foot dirt path offshore of downtown Sitka...
New state park recalls World War II past

...park, which was built on Sitka's World War II past, has been dedicated. The dedication last weekend of the Fort Rousseau Causeway State Historical Park concludes two decades of work by the parks' Citizens Advisory Board, Sitka Trail Works...


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