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Sustainable economic development far into the future - Port MacKenzie rail

It's time to build the Port MacKenzie Rail Extension. The the deep draft facilities at Port MacKenzie. This nearly flat grade and shorter...mines with the construction of the Port MacKenzie Rail Extension. Studies done...
Railroad line would help Port MacKenzie develop

...proponents of a railroad line to Port MacKenzie, which could increase competition...across Knik Arm from Anchorage, Port MacKenzie has a deep water dock, barge...mined and then hauled by rail to Port MacKenzie, where it would be loaded on...
Mat-Su Assembly votes to store ferry

...indefinitely store the vessel at Port MacKenzie.The Anchorage Daily News reports...pledging to operate it between Port MacKenzie and Anchorage. However, the...can only float the Susitna into Port MacKenzie at high tides on two days. One...
Mat-Su officials meet with feds over ferry bill jumpstart ferry service across Knik Arm between Port MacKenzie and Anchorage.Mat-Su Manager John Moosey said...project, $3.6 million was on a passenger terminal at Port MacKenzie and other funds were used to help pay for construction...
Deadline near for Mat-Su's ferry to nowhere

...after 90 days.The borough took delivery of the ferry Susitna in 2012 to be a commuter link between Anchorage and Port MacKenzie, but there's no landing for the ferry in the state's largest city."It seems like we're kind of locked into...
Mat-Su wanted ferry, gets $78 million landing craft and wonders what to do with it

...short hop across Knik Arm between Port MacKenzie and Anchorage, provide a new...single walk-on-only landing at Port MacKenzie. It expects to complete construction...a few dozen people work in the Port MacKenzie area. In the beginning, there...
My Turn: Depriving Alaskans of the democratic process

...legislation might have application. In their first example, it was conceded that an injunction issued over the new Port MacKenzie road was filed in federal court, so this bill would have had no effect on that litigation. In the second example...
Mat-Su Borough rejects $2M offer for idled ferry

...ferry is a Navy prototype passed to the borough on the condition that the borough use it to move passengers between Port MacKenzie and Anchorage.The borough subsequently concluded it could not afford to operate the ferry.The ferry has been docked...
$750k bid for unwanted ferry worth $80M

...The borough has no suitable docks or a workable business plan to operate the vessel as a ferry between Anchorage and Port MacKenzie in the Mat-Su.With monthly costs to the borough averaging $75,000 for insurance, maintenance, fuel, docking...
Alaska Railroad extension project gets underway despite opposition

...Public Affairs Director Patty Sullivan told KTUU-TV. "Ports require roads, sea and rail to function properly."Port MacKenzie is a deep-water port, with a draft dock of 60 feet at low tide that requires no dredging.Project supporters say...


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