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Tourism expected to hold the line in 2014

...2014 visitor season.John Binkley, president of Cruise Lines International Association Alaska, formerly the Alaska Cruise Association, said he is expecting 972,000 cruise visitors to the state this year, a slight decrease from the 999,600...
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Thank you for making SHI's Tinaa Art Auction a success

...Regional Health Consortium and the University of Alaska Southeast; Gold Sponsor: Haa Aani; Silver Sponsors: Alaska Cruise Association, Alaska State Council on the Arts, Anchor Electric, ASRC Construction Holding, Co., Behrends Mechanical...
Wastewater legislation moves to Senate floor

...said. "And they already treat at a very high level."In an interview after the hearing Friday morning, Alaska Cruise Association President John Binkley said the bill process so far has been thorough."It is a complicated issue that is...
First full cruise season under new rules starts

...and for many people the increased cost won't be much of a factor, said John Binkley, president of the Alaska Cruise Association. But it could turn away other more "price conscious" travelers and eventually make it harder for companies...
CCTHITA oppose bill to change cruise ship waste regulations

...weren't meeting the more rigorous standard set out by the initiative, at least for certain pollutants. The Alaska Cruise Association, in written testimony to the House Resources Committee, said 45 organizations and local governments had passed...
House passes cruise ship wastewater bill

...within seconds following discharge of the treated wastewater.Supporters of Parnell's plan, including the Alaska Cruise Association, have touted these findings as proof a change is needed.One of the panelists, marine ecologist Michelle...
Public input builds on wastewaster legislation

...The state and the cruise industry have been through much of this before, John Binkley, president of the Alaska Cruise Association, said. In the late 1990s Gov. Tony Knowles' administration set up a panel of scientists which completed...
Longshoreman continue protesting at cruise ship docks

...union workers.John Binkley, president of the Alaska Cruise Association, said nothing has changed since the union protested...lines must hire legal U.S. workers. Here Alaska Cruise Association and Alaska Customs agree with union members...
EPA: Marine diesel harmful to human health

...shipping companies to use fuel with sulfur levels at 1,000 parts per million.John Binkley president of the Alaska Cruise Association has said the cruise industry typically uses emissions controls and fuel with less sulfur than that which is...
Cruise dock appeals deadline looms

...improve Juneau's downtown waterfront."The Alaska Cruise Association and the Northwest Cruise Association has submitted...supportive of those," John Binkley president of the Alaska Cruise Association said in an email interview.Mrs. Osborne said...


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