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Valdez is named for Antonio Valdes y Fernandez Bazan who was a Spanish Navy Minister in 1790.


Surrounding Courthouses: 

N – Glennallen and Tok

E – Cordova

S – Gulf of Alaska

W – Seward and Anchorage 


Incorporated:  June 11, 1901

Census Area:  Chugach


Courthouse – Valdez


Location:  213 Meals Avenue / East Pioneer Drive

Built:  Unknown

Style:  Modern

Architect:  Unknown

Contractor:  Unknown


Description:  The building faces west and is a one story buff colored brick and concrete structure. The building is located on landscaped grounds in the center of Valdez. The windows are vertical and the roof line is flat. The building houses the Superior Court of the 3rd Judicial District.