Hydro project planners submit environmental plans

ANCHORAGE - Alaska energy planners have taken a step toward licensing for the country's second tallest dam by submitting a two-year plan for environmental work...
NYC mayor: Regs for Times Square characters under study

...daily and are a signature accomplishment of de Blasio's predecessor, Michael Bloomberg. They have been hailed by urban planners as an innovation in city design.But the popular spots have also become favored stomping grounds for aggressive panhandlers...
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Coast Guard anticipates high-tech future with Arctic center the Arctic."In addition to the local Coast Guard leadership, the audience included top research directors and Arctic planners, who flew in from the East Coast.Bert Macesker, the executive director of the Coast Guard Research and Development Center...
Planners, residents delve into West Egan upgrades

...Industrial Boulevard and Yandukin Drive. Planners want to increase safety, limit travel...through the intersections," he said. Planners presented their latest drawings to Juneau...end of Vintage into a cul-de-sac. Planners are concerned that tightly spaced interchanges...
Planners tackle Alaska's worst traffic bottleneck

ANCHORAGE - Road planners say they're looking at as many alternatives as possible as they...manager with the state Department of Transportation. He says the planners don't want critics to be able to come back later complaining that...
Planner: Juneau needs affordable housing

City of Juneau senior planner Beth McKibben introduced a draft 2012 Comprehensive Plan to the City and Borough of Juneau Planning Commission Tuesday that calls...
My Turn: It's not too late to move whale sculpture

...make more economic sense and meet everyone's needs. City planners have rejected them, choosing instead to bid the project out...been involved in discussions with the whale committee and city planners about alternate locations for some time. One option is locating...
Subdivision made easier

...the subdivision process, according to Laura Boyce, a senior planner with the department.Currently, code classifies the splitting...Since then, the CDD has had two different directors and planners have come and gone. The city manager changed and so did the...
New Anchorage surveys to look at commuting habits

ANCHORAGE - Anchorage transportation planners are hoping two surveys this month will give them a better idea of transportation habits among drivers and bus commuters.One of...
Planners test possible tourism scenarios for capital city

Planners are floating five visions of Juneau's...drawbacks of cruise and destination travel. Planners will share details from three would be done by partnership." The planners define destination travel as visitors...


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