The North Peninsula Community Council, dba Nikiski Community Council, was formed in 1999 by concerned citizens of North Kenai for establishing a unified community voice. Council membership is open to anyone in the Salamantof and Nikiski voting districts. The North Peninsula Community Council incorporated to a not-for-profit IRS 501(c) (3) corporation in 2000. Incorporating has allowed the Council to receive grant funding to improve the quality of life in our community. Click the link to see the IRS authorization letter. IRS Authorization Letter Aug 31-2005 Click the Link to see the State of AK Articles of Incorporation. St of AK ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION-NPCC R1 Click the Link to see the Bylaws. Bylaws 09-03-09 The organization’s mission statement: Building a better community for tomorrow by pulling together for a clean community, strong families, job opportunities, better roads, a safe community, development, and wise use of local resources. The Corporation is organized exclusively for charitable and educational purposes within the meaning of Section 501 (c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code. The purpose(s) of the Corporation is to:

  1. Promote, maintain and enhance a well balanced quality of life for all citizens recognized, but not limited to those that reside in the boundaries outlined in Article 2 in the Bylaws.
  2. Plan and implement community based programs and activities that will assist in the direction outlined in Article 3 (A) in the Bylaws.
  3. Improve and encourage communication between the citizens (outlined in Article 2) and local, state, and federal units of government
  4. Support and encourage community involvement in civic matters in the area as outlined in Article 2.

In 2001 the North Peninsula Community Council staged a series of community planning and visioning events for the purpose of establishing the wishes and desires for the community. The end result was a community plan. This plan sets the goals and vision for the Council. The plan was officially presented to the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly establishing the Council as the community-recognized representing entity. Click the link to see the 2001 Nikiski Area Action Plan. Nikiski Action Plan May 2001. The community met on November 3, 2012 and revised/updated the action plan. Click the link to see the 2012 Nikiski Area Action Plan Nikiski Action Plan Dec-12