Weigh in on DOT's 20-year plan for Southeast in Southeast Alaska for the next 20 years, you may want to show up at one of these meetings.The state Department of Transportation and Public Facilities will be hosting public hearings in Southeast communities for the next two months, beginning...
Art thief flies under the radar at Juneau airport

...on cedar.Now retired at 68, Poor used to work with Osborne at the Department of Highways, now the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities. He bought the piece, and its sister - a silkscreen painting of a raven, a reference...
Brotherhood Bridge still intact and on track

...terminal - on the embankments to protect them from further erosion. That measure was a written directive by the Department of Transportation, he said. A cost estimate was not immediately available.As for the trees, crews removed them from the...
Federal highway fund not worrying AKDOT

A July 1 letter from the U.S. Department of Transportation about the federal highway trust fund's fiscal...from having a large savings account," Alaska Department of Transportation Commissioner Pat Kemp said. "We pay contractors...
To speed traffic in Auke Bay, DOT first disrupts it

...usable, traffic patterns are shifting - sometimes daily - depending on the work that needs to be done, Alaska Department of Transportation spokesman Jeremy Woodrow said.During the past year, drivers have encountered delays of up to 30 minutes...
Helicopter service to Little Diomede halted were subsidized, the situation was much worse, according to Rich Sewell, a planner with the Alaska Department of Transportation."Every time they sparked up that bird it was $10,000," he said. "So you can imagine, it got to the...
Busy construction season planned for Parks Highway

ANCHORAGE - The Alaska Department of Transportation says it's going to be a busy road construction season along the Parks Highway.The highway runs from south of Wasilla to Fairbanks...
My Turn: Egan lighting project makes roads safer

...regarding the ongoing Department of Transportation and Public Facilities...separate project, the Department of Transportation & Public Facilities will...Director for the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities...
Agencies ask motorists to avoid 'animal jams'

...road trip is complete without a wildlife sighting or two, but the Alaska Department of Fish and Game and the Department of Transportation and Public Facilities are asking motorists who stop for pictures or a closer look to avoid creating driving...
Fairbanks dealing with plethora of potholes

...potholes a day, depending on the size of the potholes, said Dan Schacher, maintenance superintendent for the Department of Transportation in Fairbanks. When things are as bad as they have been lately, crews don't spend much time repairing the...


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