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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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Tracing old ski tracks in Spaulding Meadows most of the way." It was Armstrong's route that David Job, his wife Marinke Van Gelder and Mike Dilger, a project planner for the U.S. Forest Service Recreation Department, hoped to resurrect when they headed into the area last weekend...
Bikers take rush out of traffic

...Juneau side were designed to limit congestion, reduce accidents and improve the flow on and near the bridge, DOT project planner Chris Morrow told the Assembly before it voted its support for the plan Monday. Morrow said the state would proceed...
Critics abandon bridge lawsuit

...project. "We're going to get together and talk it over. We haven't made up our mind yet," he said. State project planner Chris Morrow said government regulations prohibit a federally funded project from cutting a major cycling route or...
City lands manager to retire

...of us have relied on him for information," Sanford said. "He is just an honest person who is trusted." As a project planner Gilbertson helped develop Eaglecrest Ski Area when there was no road to the top, requiring staffers to take a helicopter...


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