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Ferry route shuffle comes as a surprise

...that the change will move workers around. "Some of these decisions are going to be difficult," he said. Former ferry system chief Bob Doll of Juneau said he is skeptical of the state's decision to turn the mainliners from Bellingham and Prince...
Fairweather scheduled to set sail this weekend

...Sound off on the important issues at But the state ferry system chief said Tuesday that crews will work "down to the wire...that's a lot to expect," said Robin Taylor, the ferry system chief, on Tuesday. "I'm praying that everything works...
Fast-ferry decision expected

...Highway System's experimental winter fast-ferry runs are attracting more passengers than when they began. But ferry system chief Robin Taylor doubts enough people will use the Southeast sailings to continue the service into another year. "We'd...
Ferry chief: System needs to change

The state's ferry system chief says both roads and ferries are going to be needed to make the system less of a drain on the treasury and still transport residents...
State wants to reduce ferry subsidy

...Washington) doesn't have more than a couple ferries that go to more than one place," said Robin Taylor, the state ferry system chief. House Transportation Committee Co-Chairman Carl Gatto, a Palmer Republican, said he feels like the ferry system...
Governor aims ferry at feds' turf

...marine facilities committee. "We're still kind of scratching our heads," he said. Robin Taylor, Alaska's ferry system chief, said running a state ferry into the national park is an "innovative opportunity" for the state. He said discussions...
New ferry study in the works to keep the Alaska Marine Highway System viable. Transportation Commissioner Leo Von Scheben appointed a new ferry system chief, Dennis Hardy, who began work in April. Stedman proposed the legislative study Monday at the Senate Finance Committee...
Lawmakers weigh money, management for state ferry system

...Facilities' presentation on Tuesday morning, officials did not present a draft of next year's schedule. Former ferry system chief Bob Doll said if the department is serious about creating reliable service, it should design a new schedule that...
Alaska Digest

Ferry system chief diagnosed with cancer JUNEAU - The head of the state ferry system has been diagnosed with prostate cancer and plans to step down...


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