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Gravel mining sought near Boy Scout camp

...public access has been denied for about a month. The gravel mining would take place on about two acres of flat area near...that Tonsgard originally submitted an application for gravel mining two weeks ago. "But it was incomplete. They just...
Mine provides economic boon for Eklutna

ANCHORAGE - Gravel mining used to be a sore subject in Eklutna. Sound off on the important issues at But times have changed. This spring, large metal...
Lemon Creek gravel mining upsets residents

Owners of the River's Edge Condominiums turned out to air their concerns over the renewal of a permit to extract gravel from nearby Lemon Creek. For the past six years Secon, a subsidiary of Colaska Inc.
Gravel mining makes way for industrial park

BIRCHWOOD - Eklutna Inc., the Anchorage Native corporation, is laying the groundwork for a 162-acre industrial park in Birchwood.
Business owners say city should not compete with the private sector

...the city eating up business in various private sectors. Over the years, tension and feuds have developed regarding gravel mining, trucking and land development and management. Friday's luncheon represented businesses from those industries...
City seeks wetlands permit for school site

...Mendenhall River. The area, which includes Riverbend Elementary School and softball fields, was the site of a former gravel-mining, construction and asphalt-production business in the 1970s and 1980s. The city bought the property in 1985 and...
Study recommends removing wooden Lemon Creek bridge

...consultant Dan Miller said. Gravel mining, which began in Lemon Creek during...bed. But because no stream-gravel mining occurred during the past 20 years...department lists urban runoff and gravel mining as the primary pollutants to the...
City deal may stop logging December. Tonsgard cut timber on about six acres of the property last year, Walsh said. A proposal to set up a gravel mining operation on the property has been put on hold until other issues play out, he added. Joanna Markell can be reached...


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