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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...and maintenance and operations of transportation systems in Southeast Alaska. During our respective tenures improved transportation service for the Lynn Canal corridor has been the most significant unmet need in the region. The corridor is...
Better ferries or new roads?

...challenge to a new timber sale. They say their goals are better ferry service, but do not state that they support improved transportation between Southeast Alaska communities. For 47 years Southeast Conference has both created and championed the...
Road to Hawaii

...road will take 10 to 20 years before we will be able to enjoy its benefits. Juneau deserves and needs to have improved transportation now. A vote in favor of road in our municipal election will do nothing but show the Legislature that Juneau...
Light rail option should be on the table

...threaten our future on our shared planet Earth. This leads me to ask, "Why not harness the local energy for improved transportation infrastructure to develop plans for and eventually build a world-class light rail transportation for Juneau-Douglas...
My Turn: Stop blaming Empire for failed road

...communities of northern Southeast Alaska really want improved transportation access in the Lynn Canal corridor, we will...administration and get on with the task of providing improved transportation for Alaskans. As the first practical step...
Local news of 2002

...Juneau Access Project with the goal of drafting a document examining the environmental impacts of a road or other improved transportation links out of Juneau. Officials shuffle: The year saw the retirement of Rep. Bill Hudson, a Republican who...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...George Davidson's My Turn is exceeded only by its disregard for the environment in its effort for immediate improved transportation north. Quit demanding the Cascade Point boondoggle and more study money poured down the drain. Support the...
Tongass Tales: Fairy and ferry

...Council, Earth First, the Sierra Club and others are intent on stamping out timber dependent families in Wrangell, Klawock and Ketchikan, even if it inhibits improved transportation and cleaner energy. They should be ashamed.
Parnell abandons Juneau Road appeal

...studied.Federal District Court Judge John Sedwick said the state should have considered meeting the need for improved transportation in Lynn Canal by using existing ferry resources instead.The state appealed that decision to the 9th U.S...
Gov. restarts Juneau access study

...has told the state Department of Transportation to resume study of the environmental impacts of a road or other improved transportation link out of Juneau. What's been called the Juneau Access Project has been on hold for about three years since...


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