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Confirmation hearing held for Kemp

...questioning from French, Kemp said the proposed shuttle ferries would be ideal for short cross-canal trips between the Katzehin terminal and Haines."It will incorporate the new ferries into it," Kemp said of the road project.Kemp also discussed...
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...
Cost of road access not excessive

...worried about. That's why Juneau residents need to support Alternative 2 (Preferred) East Lynn Canal Highway with Katzehin Terminal and get this road built now. Rich Poor is a retired Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities employee...
My Turn: Road extension is bad for business

...driving onto the ferry in Haines, off-loading at the Katzehin terminal, (a poorly planned afterthought as there is no...that a bridge or "underwater tube" could link the Katzehin terminal with Haines. The monstrous cost of a 13-story...
Comparing ferries to the road

...longer. Using the road/shuttle will be just like the Washington state ferries. You will time your drives to the Katzehin terminal to coincide with the ferry schedule. If it takes me two hours to drive the highway to Haines, I will leave a half-hour...
Road plan siphoning off needed funds

...will either have to bring a vehicle to drive the 75 miles between the existing Auke Bay terminal and the proposed Katzehin terminal or spend $75 to $100 for a cab. The new plan will also result in longer and less predictable travel times. The...


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