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Reviewing all the options, old and new

...To allow cruise ships to pass and to withstand Lynn Canal weather, the bridge would resemble the never-built Gravina Island Bridge between Ketchikan and its airport. On the basis of cost, the state has not seriously considered bridging Lynn...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-25/reviewing-all-options-old-and-new
Local
My turn: Scrutiny of spending is legitimate

...for discussing the proposed Gravina Island bridge in Ketchikan bordered on the...Empire had singled out the Gravina Island bridge for rough political treatment...of the comments about the Gravina Island bridge made in the national media...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110605/opi_20051106016.shtml
Opinion
Are Gravina bridge backers willing to use general fund money?

...update the price tag on the Gravina Island Bridge, they need look no further...span. How many cars would a Gravina Island Bridge carry per day in the dead...general fund money to build the Gravina Island bridge, I'll help build it. D...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/073007/let_20070730006.shtml
Opinion
What Williams didn't say

...would like to add some detail that Lew Williams neglected to share in his Sept. 26 column on earmarks and the Gravina Island bridge. According to an analysis of transportation spending by Taxpayers for Common Sense, the national average per...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/100305/let_20051003019.shtml
Opinion
Give back money for Alaska projects

...transportation infrastructure destroyed by Katrina. We could take the recently authorized federal funds for the Gravina Island bridge, Knik Arm crossing and Juneau-Skagway road and ask they be diverted to Louisiana and Mississippi. Then we could...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090205/let_20050902031.shtml
Opinion
Bridges may no longer be earmarked

...of their earmarks, but keep the same amount of highway funding for the state. That could mean delays for the Gravina Island bridge project in Ketchikan and the Knik Arm crossing in Anchorage if they have to compete with other Alaska highway projects...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111605/sta_20051116002.shtml
News
Building priorities may be up for grabs

...committee are considering removing the earmarks for the Gravina Island bridge project in Ketchikan and the Knik Arm crossing near...bonds and it would serve more Alaskans than the Gravina Island bridge. Congress agreed in late July to include $233...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111705/sta_20051117006.shtml
News
Highway bill bolsters Alaska projects

...Juneau Access road and construction funds for a Gravina Island bridge. The White House said the bill was "long overdue...million to plan, design and build the $315 million Gravina Island bridge link to Ketchikan; $15 million for the 68-mile...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031105/sta_20050311004.shtml
News
Northwest Digest

...state highway priorities. A congressional conference committee plans to strip the earmarks from Ketchikan's Gravina Island bridge project and Anchorage's Knik Arm crossing, but will send the money - now authorized at more than $450 million...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111805/sta_20051118005.shtml
News
Trying for a bridge for 30 years

...congressional delegation obtained for that project should only be used for that project. The same holds true for the Gravina Island Bridge in Ketchikan. The earmarks in the transportation bill were only removed from these projects to quell the national...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/112305/let_20051123022.shtml
Opinion

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