Since the 7.8-magnitude quake two years ago, investigations on the waterfront have centred on how the now-demolished Statistics House failed.
The cost of the damage is in the millions of dollars. Three of the forests being prosecuted are in Tolaga Bay which suffered most of the damage.
Videos capture the frightening moment quakes shattered roads and buildings in Anchorage, sending people running into the streets.
The video shows cars and trucks driving on the wrong side of the road, hugging the median to avoid the fire.
National's Alfred Ngaro was powering on with a speech about letting fees when the 6.2 quake struck.