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Walker lifts another megaproject halt

...the Ambler project was dated Oct. 15 and states that the project has been appropriated $8.1 million. AIDEA and project planners have permission to spend $3.6 million of that to start a federally required environmental impact statement...
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 to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
Douglas Bridge to keep bike lanes - for now

...s $315 million in transportation funding will have to be rerouted from other projects to earmarked projects. DOT project planner Andy Hughes said $7.5 million was diverted from transportation projects in Southeast to cover the earmarked projects...
Planning Commission rejects DOT's Douglas Bridge plan

...project. "With a vote to not recommend approval, the planning commission did not agree with our project," said DOT project planner Chris Morrow. Morrow said he does not anticipate that DOT will return with another plan, noting that the agency...
Panel recommends Douglas Bridge changes

...justification for the project. "I think their traffic projections are too big," Wheeler said. Chris Morrow, a project planner for the Department of Transportation, acknowledged the projections might not be perfect, but said DOT expects traffic...
More transport funds for Alaska

...about $2.6 million. About $7.5 million was diverted from Southeast transportation projects, according to DOT project planner Andy Hughes. State DOT planning chief Jeff Ottesen said Stevens restored about $51 million through a 2005 Department...
Douglas Bridge proposal wins city approval

...and Assembly committees several times, with votes for and against a formal resolution supporting the proposal. DOT project planner Chris Morrow said Monday's Assembly vote gives the state the direction it needs to move ahead with reconfigured...
State to revamp SE transportation plan

...annual meeting of the Southeast Conference, an organization that promotes economic development in the panhandle, DOT Project Planner Andy Hughes briefed attendees on the timeline for the rewrite. Hughes said Southeast Conference requested a revised...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...the project (in fact the plan to phase the project has been talked about all along) and get eventually to where project planners were headed in the first place. There must be other harbor improvements we can make in this community with $3 million...
Juneau Empire Story Archive reimburse part of the bond debt. The new school could open in fall 2004 if the project is funded this year, project planners said. Voters allowed up to $2 million in bond proceeds to be spent immediately on designing both school projects...


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