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Alaska ferry project caught in flap over US steel

...structure on that land.The vast majority of funding for the construction work is expected to come from the Federal Highway Administration, which has "Buy America" requirements for steel, iron and manufactured products used in projects it funds...
My Turn: How ADOT ignored best practices for Juneau Acess

...disturbing is that the year before Gov. Sean Parnell directed ADOT to prepare the supplemental EIS, the Federal Highway Administration published a document titled "Interim Guidance on the Application of Travel and Land Use Forecasting in NEPA...
Reviewing all the options, old and new

...into the city would violate Section 4(f) of the Department of Transportation Act.That section says the Federal Highway Administration can't pay for a road into a park unless there's no feasible alternative. Since the state was planning...
Juneau argues Road pros, but mostly cons at hearing

...About 55 people spoke at a public hearing Tuesday hosted by the Alaska Department of Transportation and the Federal Highway Administration on the Juneau Access Project's draft supplemental environmental impact statement. About 40 of those were...
My Turn: If we build it, almost no one will come

...12 percent. This wasn't good enough either. Fehr and Peers cited national data collected by the U.S. Federal Highway Administration and their Canadian counterpart, which reveals Americans travel 50 percent more than Canadians. Because of...
Feds Feed Families program delivers 1,700 pounds of food to Juneau Southeast Food Bank

...Forest Service employee Ray Massey, left, and Federal Highway Administration employees Julie Jenkins, center, and David...thanks to the U.S. Forest Service and the Federal Highway Administration. The two agencies participated in the nationwide...
Federal highway fund not worrying AKDOT

...Transportation Commissioner Pat Kemp said. "We pay contractors out of the treasury and then we send a bill to the Federal Highway Administration and we're reimbursed for that."What will happen is they won't reimburse us as fast," he added.Typically...
Native Plant Conservation MOU Renewed in Coordination with Western Governors' Association

...addressing those needs. The Committee Members include the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Bureau of Land Management, Federal Highway Administration, National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution, United States Botanic Garden, United States Department...
Study: Climate change will extend tourism

...doing and can take that information back to their communities."Neary, using grant funding from the U.S. Federal Highway Administration, will attempt to get the center, built in 1962, running on sustainable energy. The grant is for $415...
Juneau Access Project manager resigns, but no setback predicted for road north

...veteran of the department, will be taking over the project from Mike Vigue, who accepted a position with the Federal Highway Administration in Juneau.There was no mention of the pending leadership change at a Thursday joint meeting of the House...
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