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Janet Kavinoky, Executive Director of Transportation & Infrastructure for the U.S Chamber of Commerce, gives a federal transportation update to the Juneau Chamber of Commerce during...
Activity sputters at West Coast ports as longshoremen return

...was caused by the flood of truckers who rushed to the terminals or by the dockworkers' pace. Luis Umana, director of transportation for trucking firm Price Transfer Inc., said he didn't believe the delays were deliberate. "The longshoremen...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...ferries require fewer crew, less overtime pay and minimal services onboard. On the Lynn Canal run, Southeast director of transportation Bob Doll figures the ferry system would save $17,271 a day running a shuttle ferry instead of the Malaspina...
Collapse of Alaska Highway strands motorists

...There is definitely a hole in the road about 100 feet across, the width of the road," said Robert Magnuson, director of transportation maintenance for the Yukon government. "That superstructure has basically collapsed." Magnuson wouldn't...
Extreme weather tough on transportation system

...adaptations that may be needed. Their report is expected to be finished in the next few months.Steve Winkelman, director of transportation and adaptation programs at the Center for Clean Air Policy, said he uses terms like "hazard mitigation" and...
Other Juneau Dems deserved a chance

...possible so a recommendation would be sent to Gov. Sarah Palin as soon as possible! Thank you. Gordon Jackson Director of transportation for Tligit Haida Central Council, former president and CEO of Kake Tribal Corp. Juneau
My turn: Dems should support Natives

...election of President Obama. Juneau has yet to do this with our own Native population. Gordon Jackson is the director of transportation for Central Council Tlingit & Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska and former president and CEO of Kake Tribal Corp...
We should worry about logging in our own backyards

...economy. And because some of us spoke out, we are being punished. Strange place we live in. Gordon Jackson Director of transportation, Central Council Tligit & Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska and former president and CEO of Kake Tribal Corp Juneau
Highway crews fight snow wars miles north of town. The Canadians may not keep the road open past daylight hours. Bob Magnuson, Yukon director of transportation and maintenance, said the avalanche danger is "high to extreme" along a 30-mile corridor north of the border...
Supporters of Juneau road work to keep project alive week with the state's options, said Stephen Moreno, the Alaska administrator. Bob Doll, Southeast director of transportation, said he feels Juneau has pulled its punches on whether it will support the fast ferry, and that threatens...


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