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My Turn: No road back

...what? Have to charter a bus or obtain a whole fleet of cars and make this long and dangerous drive to the Katzehin Terminal?As a screenwriter, I spend a lot of time in Los Angeles. There used to be a famously efficient streetcar system...
DOT: Accommodating walk-ons 'unnecessary'

...spokesman Jeremy Woodrow said. The Katzehin terminal wouldn't be any different...Woodrow said. He likened the Katzehin terminal to that of the trip between...from downtown Juneau to the Katzehin terminal and back. Emily Ferry, who has...
My Turn: Balancing the alternatives

...was the east side selected?In 2000 when Governor Knowles announced Alternative 2, East Lynn Canal Highway to the Katzehin Terminal, the road went all the way to Skagway. FHWA determined that areas within the Skagway and White Pass NHL, were...
New brew, same beer

...and Public Facilities, the project would leave walk-on passengers to find their own transportation between the Katzehin terminal and Juneau. "We who lack four-wheel transportation or are unable to drive cannot hitchhike on the highway. Ferries...
DOT plans to finish 'The Road' by 2020

...component of the 20-year plan.One ferry will be replaced in 2017 by two 280-foot-long day boats to serve the Katzehin terminal. Another will be replaced by a new ferry; a third will be replaced if there is enough ridership and enough money...
Assembly backs off road resolution

...Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities' preferred alternative to an east Lynn Canal highway and Katzehin terminal. Mayor Bruce Botelho and Assembly members Jeff Bush, Daniel Peterson, Stan Ridgeway and Marc Wheeler voted to...
The road to nowhere

...know one is due, but often times, passengers have to call for cabs. I can imagine a cab making a trip out to the Katzehin terminal to pick up passengers for the airport. And who will man that desolate terminal in the middle of winter? Cordova...
Hurry up and wait at the Katzehin terminal

Mr. Whiting's letter to the editor on June 22, commenting about the worst-case scenario concerning the shuttle ferry from Katzehin to Haines and Skagway, does not consider the possibility of real success.
Highway with ferries serves public safety

...Haines would be stationed at Lutak Terminal, not the Katzehin terminal. When the new highway is closed for snow or avalanche...ferry would operate in Lynn Canal rather than to the Katzehin terminal. Currently there is not a ferry in Lynn Canal every...
My Turn: Caging Southeast's 800-pound gorilla

...well in the Northern Panhandle. Even if a road was to be built you need this vessel to act as a shuttle from the Katzehin Terminal or the Skagway-Haines shuttle which used to be the golden egg of the ferry system. It also will be needed for...


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