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Politicos have tough hands to play in 2015

...stalls, is Resources Energy Inc., Japanese consortium planning a 1 to 1.5 million tons-per-year LNG project at Port MacKenzie on upper Cook Inlet.REI hopes to have its project operating by 2020 and plans to use Cook Inlet gas as feedstock...
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 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...
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...
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...
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...
Mat-Su Borough rejects $2 million offer for idled ferry

...Susitna can carry up to 130 passengers and 20 cars. It was accepted to provide ferry service between Anchorage and Port MacKenzie. However, no landings have been built, and borough officials concluded that the vessel would be too expensive to...
Mat-Su officials ponder expensive ferry's fate

...bring the ship from Ketchikan to Port MacKenzie would cost $125,000. Just...July Assembly meeting. Neither Port MacKenzie nor the Anchorage side have landing...the port. The ferry belongs at Port MacKenzie, he said. But he is frustrated...
Study finds Port of Anchorage design is flawed

...and around the world."It's held up in thousands of earthquakes," Nottingham told the Anchorage Daily News. Port MacKenzie, across Cook Inlet from the Anchorage port, used the same sheet pile design, he noted.An important element is...


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