Geologic guidebook commemorates 50th anniversary of '64 earthquake

...understanding the earthquake geology of the region. The guidebook is a reference tool intended for use by decision makers, planners, land managers, engineers and scientists working in this seismically-active region. The guidebook compiles scientific...
On Congress' snow day, an Arctic hearing

...maintained their usual posts around the building."I'm hoping that common sense and a kind heart are ringing through," said another sled rider, meeting planner Jason Petty, in explaining why the authorities had - well, let things slide.
DOT's 'Reflectosaurus' goes to safety school

...looking for a volunteer."It was amazing," Struthers said. "It makes me want to be a Barney."During the assembly, DOT planner Marcheta Moulton used the Reflectosaurus as an aid to teach kids how to safely cross the street - by making eye contact with...
Survey: Flying to work rather than take a bus

...daily nonwork trips, routes, travel times and opinions on regional transportation, and local officials and transportation planners will use the results to update long-range planning models and make decisions on where to spend money on transportation projects...
Cruise ships still king

...getting more attention from Jacobson's division.While hard copy advertising - direct mail, brochures and glossy vacation planners - still bring more people to the state, he said, television, online ads and the state's travel website - which is online...
Death Notice: Clovis M. Bowles

...lived in Juneau for 10 years in the 1980s. He was a tribal member of the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation. He worked as a state planner and retired as an attorney. Clovis always considered Alaska his home and visited often. He was a historian, an avid animal...
Death Notices
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 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...
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...
Alaska Aerospace plans cheaper way to put bigger rockets into orbit

...Aerospace was founded and built the Kodiak Launch Complex in the 1990s, small-lift rockets were the preferred choice, and planners expected small rockets were the future of commercial spaceflight. As market attitudes shifted, so did Alaska Aerospace...


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