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DOT project would add 'cycle tracks' to Egan Drive

...tracks," bikers-only paths that run alongside vehicle traffic on both sides, to a portion of the road.DOT Engineering Manager Chuck Tripp presented the revised plans to the city Planning Commission at its Tuesday meeting. The original plan...
Department proposes overhaul of Dalton Highway

...mile stretch of the roadway, which connects the Elliott Highway to Prudhoe Bay on the North Slope. A department engineering manager, Sarah Schacher, called that area the most hazardous part of the 414-mile Dalton Highway due to the mountainous...
BP's GTL plant near completion

...Petroleum is building in Nikiski is expected to start producing in February or March, according to Steve Fortune, engineering manager for the $86 million project. "We are very close to finishing, and we are very excited," said Fortune, who...
Roundabout, if not motorists, ready by July 4

...July 4, if construction goes as planned, said a Department of Transportation and Public Facilities official. Engineering manager Pete Bednarowicz said the roundabout should be open soon, though construction on the sidewalks and portions on...
Three shipyards vie for fast ferry contract

...with a shipyard in Alabama, have submitted technical proposals for the project, said Philip Grasser, marine engineering manager of the Alaska Marine Highway System. The state will review the proposals to determine if the companies are qualified...
BP Exploration's GTL plant misses startup

...might encounter. BP now is hopeful the plant will produce its first barrel within a month. Steve Fortune, GTL engineering manager, said falling off schedule was to be expected. "It's been the normal things that you find on plant startup...
Fast-ferry dock slated for Auke Bay

...the vessel in Juneau and make runs to Lynn Canal five days a week and to Sitka two days a week. Kirk Miller, an engineering manager for the state Department of Transportation, said in order to establish a homeport facility at Auke Bay, the dock...
Village on the verge of losing electricity a portion of the $149,700 bill and agree to a payment plan, said Mark Teitzel, AVEC vice president and engineering manager. Mike Black, director of the state Division of Community Advocacy, said he is sending staff to Chevak next week...
New sensors on traffic lights keep vehicles moving

...vehicles to provide the best distribution of green time based on traffic demand," said Carolyn Morehouse, a traffic engineering manager for the Department of Transportation & Public Facilities' Southeast Region. "They will not change traffic signal...
Two Juneau bridges subject of public meetings house format. Project personnel will be available to answer questions and take comments, said Arne Oydna, engineering manager for the projects with the Department of Transportation and Public Facilities. The two bridges are owned by the...


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