Chena Riverfront Commission


Plan, foster and provide specific policies to guide the responsible development of the riverfront property along the Chena River with an emphasis on the area from Fort Wainwright to the confluence of the Chena and Tanana Rivers.


Meetings are held on the fourth Wednesday at least once quarterly. This information will be routinely updated to reflect upcoming meetings. 

The next Chena Riverfront Commission meeting is scheduled for May 25, 2022 at 12:00 p.m. Alaska.

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Additional Information

If you have questions regarding the Chena Riverfront Commission, please contact the Clerk's Office by phone at (907) 459-1401 or email the Clerk's Office

Vacancies and Reappointments

Members should have experience in some field related to development and land use policies including planning, recreation, economic development, conservation, trails, business, tourism, historical preservation, riverfront land ownership, parks and other activities associated with the betterment of Fairbanks and the properties along the Chena River. If you are interested in serving on this commission, please submit a completed Board or Commission Application Form (PDF). This form should be submitted to the Mayor's Office at

Commissioner Contact Information Term Expiration
Julie Jones
City of Fairbanks
(907) 456-1984
(907) 322-4112
Kevin Fraley
(907) 347-2198 12/22
Buki Wright
City of Fairbanks
(907) 322-1754
Diana Campbell
(907) 322-7686
Lee Wood
City of Fairbanks
(907) 452-8320
Gregory Barker
City of Fairbanks
(907) 799-4735 12/24
Wade Binkley, Vice-Chair
(907) 479-6673
(907) 322-2420
Annette Freiburger, Chair
(907) 378-3848 12/24
Robert Henszey
(907) 456-0323
(907) 457-1157
Ex-Officio Members Affiliation
Bryce Ward Borough Mayor
Andrew Ackerman City of Fairbanks Representative
Kellen Spillman Community Planning Director
Kimberly Diamond Parks Project Coordinator
David Bredlie Public Works Director
Douglas Stephens Alaska Railroad Representative
John Netardus AK DOT&PF Representative