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DOT shifts money designated for Anchorage bike upgrades

...let it go on to other projects," said DOT spokeswoman Jill Reese. "It's really...more projects ready for construction."DOT referred to it as quote 'a little snafu...learn the money was moved until recently. DOT officials had not previously mentioned that...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-24/dot-shifts-money-designated-anchorage-b
State
DOT shifts money designated for Anchorage bike upgrades

...let it go on to other projects," said DOT spokeswoman Jill Reese. "It's really...more projects ready for construction."DOT referred to it as quote 'a little snafu...learn the money was moved until recently. DOT officials had not previously mentioned that...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-26/dot-shifts-money-designated-anchorage-b
State | AK legislature
'Heart breaking' discovery

...Charity Lynn Anderson, that feeling changed last May. Anderson didn't know she was ill at first. It started with little red dots, known as petechiae, all over her legs. She passed it off as razor burn, but then more signs followed. It wasn't until...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-02-15/heart-breaking-discovery
Neighbors
What that $1.5M for Choose Respect actually paid for

...state have been adopting and implementing: Girls on the Run, Coaching Boys into Men, COMPASS, Talk Now Talk Often and Green Dot Alaska. ? Victimization study, evaluation and planning - This reduction will prohibit the state's full participation in...

http://juneauempire.com/blog-post/katie-moritz/2015-03-28/what-15m-choose-respec
DOT Commissioner: Expect changes across Alaska

...5 billion deficit and more specifically how the Southeast region would be affected.One strategy is to have a more unified DOT that Luiken said will "function as a single entity instead of separate silos."Luiken has appointed Rob Campbell as interim...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-18/dot-commissioner-expect-changes-across-
State | Local | AK legislature
Ferries dealt another blow in Senate subcommittee

...would have cut $1.5 million from the DOT highways and aviation budget and replaced...earned from a hypothetical landing fee at DOT-operated airports.One million dollars...taking comparable hits, dollar-wise.DOT spokesman Jeremy Woodrow said it's hard...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-25/ferries-dealt-another-blow-senate-subco
State | AK legislature
DOT's 'Reflectosaurus' goes to safety school

...to be a Barney."During the assembly, DOT planner Marcheta Moulton used the Reflectosaurus...The Reflectosaurus is part of the Alaska DOT's Safe Routes to School program, Moulton...in the past 50 years.According to the DOT, 48 percent of K-8 students walked or...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2015-03-01/dots-reflectosaurus-goes-safety-sch
Neighbors
Former DOT commissioner resumes post

...announced Friday afternoon.Marc Luiken, a DOT commissioner under former Gov. Sean Parnell...resign earlier this month.Luiken served as DOT commissioner from December 2010 until his...Before leading the department, he served as DOT's deputy commissioner of aviation from...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-01-23/former-dot-commissioner-resumes-post
State | AK legislature
My Turn: Moving Southeast Alaska's time zones

...provision for a fallback position if the DOT does not grant the request.Unfortunately...margin, voters appealed to no avail to DOT for Juneau to revert back to Pacific Time. In September 1980, DOT reversed its decision and permitted Juneau...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-03-15/my-turn-moving-southeast-alaskas-time
Opinion
Juneau Road loses funding but not dead yet

...reclaimed by the federal government and given to other states, DOT program management director Jeff Ottesen said.The same goes...Access and the Knik Arm Crossing represent just two of about 300 DOT projects in progress across the state.Now that the Juneau Access...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-20/juneau-road-loses-funding-not-dead-yet
State | Local | AK legislature

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