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Capital budget includes $25 million in federal money for Juneau Road

...Transportation and Public Facilities' long-term transportation plan.At the time, DOT program management director Jeff Ottesen said the money was pulled and redistributed to other projects that had already begun construction. This was done to...
State | AK legislature
Juneau Road loses funding but not dead yet

...prevent it from being reclaimed by the federal government and given to other states, DOT program management director Jeff Ottesen said.The same goes for about $133 million allocated to the Knik Arm Crossing over Cook Inlet, connecting Anchorage...
State | Local | AK legislature
Juneau Access Project manager resigns, but no setback predicted for road north

...bottleneck in the state," Vigue read from a presentation slide. "It deserves a better and more efficient alternative."Jeff Ottesen, program development director for the DOT, told lawmakers the road makes economic sense - despite a price tag estimated...
State | Local | AK legislature
Stop the porkfest

A big "A" for effort to Jeff Ottesen at the House Transportation and Finance committee meetings this week. The DOT's director of program development made a valiant...
Knik Arm bridge still a state priority

...An Alaska Transportation Department senior manager said the Knik Arm bridge is still a high priority for the state. Jeff Ottesen spoke Tuesday in Anchorage to a policy committee made up of city and state officials. He warned that shutting down...
Transport official explains shortage of funds

...funding for other long-awaited transportation projects. "I'm here to tell you it's not about the bridges," Jeff Ottesen, the director of program development for the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public facilities, told House...
Reduced federal funds affect roads

...amount of money that could be available for major road work in 2007 may be at the lowest level in a decade, according to Jeff Ottesen, director of the Division of Program Development in the state DOTPF. An immediate problem, however, is that Congress...
ADOT shares transportation plan with city

...for all modes of statewide transportation also is dimming.Andy Hughes, ADOT's Southeast Planning Director, and Jeff Ottesen, statewide program development director, reviewed the scoping report and financials associated with statewide transportation...
Federal transportation allotments cut into state's road-building funds

...transportation officials said. "The net effect to the core program is that it has actually shrunk in total dollars," said Jeff Ottesen, director of program development at the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities. The federal transportation...
Official: Construction activity slows down statewide

...necessary approvals for about $95 million, easily meeting the targets for quick action in the federal stimulus bill, said Jeff Ottesen, a senior state Department of Transportation and Public Facilities manager. McKinnon's estimate of a slower season...


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