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Candidates: No dock moratorium

...about the cost of proposed satellite heliports. The city is considering...who live close to proposed satellite heliports. He's interested in keeping...information before deciding if satellite heliports are needed, especially in...
Heliports bring tradeoffs

...don't accurately represent possible changes. "I don't want to see flights decrease, but I don't want to see satellite heliports," Dave Conway said. "We should cap what we have now." The new report recommends transferring all helicopter...
Assembly: Allow gradual growth in flightseeing

...operators. It also gives the city time to resolve the satellite heliport issue, he said. The city is considering a proposal to move flightseeing to satellite heliports at Montana Creek and Dupont, near Thane. The...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...that makes a city special. However, we use enough that we shouldn't complain about those we don't use. The satellite heliport is intuitively a bad idea, especially inconceivable on an area of the Auke Rec Bypass soccer field and community...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...We're taking the product from the mediation effort, particularly the issues of quiet (aircraft) technology and satellite heliports, and we're asking the city attorney what we can do to regulate, not what we can't do, which is what we did...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...on a voluntary basis. In addition, the city will begin a ``thorough environmental analysis of prospective satellite heliport sites,'' said Juneau Assembly member Tom Garrett at a public forum Monday night. The Centennial Hall meeting...
Juneau Empire Story Archive additional ``voluntary compliance'' measures; they are in the process of altering routes and altitudes; satellite heliports are being considered as a result of one of the public meetings, and the operators are investigating new ``quiet...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...operators to work with the community, the FAA and the Forest Service to devise solutions to the issue of noise. The satellite heliport concept was incorporated into the mix of ideas flightseeing operators examined. As part of that process, operators...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...helicopters operating in and near Juneau is not going to go away with quiet technology. Nor will it disappear with a satellite heliport located near Dredge Lake or any other location within the greater Juneau area. There are just too many aircraft...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...aspects of the transportation system including safety, accessibility and efficiency. The process will not focus on satellite heliport sites or the road out of Juneau-fast ferry debate. The TSC is working on the production of the AWTP to identify...


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