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To find ferry funding, backers target Southcentral minds

...Matanuska, Taku and Tustumena are all more than 50 years old. The Columbia, another mainliner, is 41 years old.Skagway Mayor Mark Schaefer has fond memories of those ferries. "I was in Juneau in 1974 visiting my brother for the summer, and...
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Walker's actions back his words

...development of Alaska. As chairman of the Skagway Port Commission and a former Skagway mayor, I recognize that transportation systems are critical to a strong economy...way we can. Tim BourcyChairman, Skagway Port Commission and former Skagway mayor
Oil company seeks to export Yukon crude from Skagway independent Yukon oil producer is planning to make Skagway No. 2 on the list of Alaska oil ports.Last week, Skagway Mayor Mark Schaefer announced that officials from Northern Cross Yukon are interested in using the port of Skagway to export...
SE mayors, public unimpressed with ferry concept

...deck were a theme throughout the public testimony, with Haines Borough Planning Commission Chairman Rob Goldberg and Skagway Mayor Stan Selmer suggesting the DOT&PF should cover over the proposed opening."I've not heard anything from DOT as...
Ferry route shuffle comes as a surprise

...isn't sure that the boats could be filled on a daily basis. "It will be a real interesting experiment," he said. Skagway Mayor Tim Bourcy was horrified by the decision to remove the Fairweather fast ferry from Lynn Canal and replace it with a...
Alaska gets money and controversy in transportation bill

...Project. That's an issue in another controversial project, $15 million to start a road linking Juneau and Skagway. Skagway Mayor Timothy Bourcy said in an interview that 62 percent of the people in his town said in an advisory vote last fall that...
Alaska Digest

...them, as far as I'm concerned." City Manager Bob Ward said this isn't the first time some the idea of a strong Skagway mayor has come up. "It may be the result of some people who want to get rid of the city manager," Ward said of the current...
Groups file suit against road plan

...communities at its Wednesday morning press conference to bring attention to the issue. Juneau Mayor Bruce Botelho, Skagway Mayor Tim Bourcy, and Haines Assembly member Stephanie Scott spoke against the road. All said, however, they were speaking...
Whitaker wins Fairbanks race

...runoff election. Stacie Turner and Judy Erekson ran unopposed and will return to the Haines Borough School Board. In Skagway, Mayor Tim Bourcy won another two-year term as all city races were uncontested. City council members J.M. Frey and...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Former Skagway mayor dead at 55 By JEFF BRADY FOR THE EMPIRE Former Skagway Mayor Randolph Eugene Snure, 55, died Print Reddit Archives Former Skagway Mayor Randolph Eugene Snure, 55, died Sunday...


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