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Effort focuses on increasing housing in Anchorage

...state and local government representatives, nonprofits, local developers and a realtor. There are no retail industry representatives -- a function of tight schedules and lean management, Popp said.Right now, the group is in the process...
Industry could suffer if Big Thorne stalls Southeast Alaska is at risk of closing if the Big Thorne sale stalls or is cancelled through litigation, industry representatives and the U.S. Forest Service say.Viking Lumber Co. in Klawock is the only remaining mid-sized mill in...
New Alaska FAA chief focused on safety

...Sen. Lisa Murkowski, state Transportation Department Deputy Commissioner of Aviation John Binder and private industry representatives to gain perspective about what the state needs from the FAA in his first weeks in Alaska.Long said he assured...
Minority Democrats unveil oil tax plan

...rate and a progressive surcharge triggered when a company's production tax value hit $30 a barrel, which industry representatives said ate too deeply into profits, discouraging new investment. The surcharge also was credited with helping...
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My Turn: The Tongass needs your voice

...organizations and Alaska Native corporation representatives.? Environmental and conservation organizations.? Timber industry representatives.? Federal, state and local government representatives.? Other commercial forest users, those holding...
Juneau water shortage; cruise ships cut off

...water capacity will also allow the city to more consistently fill up cruise ships. Duncan said the city told industry representatives ahead of time that this year water could be in short supply."We told them early in the spring that this was...
City seeks to fund potential Aparc litigation

...met with cruise ship representatives to discuss the issue ... At that meeting, there was support from the industry representatives to use CBJ Marine Passenger Fees for well field rehabilitation."There is now $300,000 available for the...
USFS seeks candidates for new Tongass Federal Advisory Committee

...corporation representatives; national or regional environmental and/or conservation organizations; timber industry representatives; federal, state and local government representatives; and commercial users, those holding land use permits...
Exxon spill case still unresolved

During the chaos of the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill, one oil industry representative famously predicted that "lawyers yet to be born will work on this spill." Today, as we approach the 25-year anniversary of...
Analysis puts price of oil tax plan at up to $1.3B

...Finance the proposal would make Alaska more competitive for additional investment, a major goal of the effort. Industry representatives, who've had mixed reactions to prior iterations of the bill, were invited to testify later Wednesday.If...


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