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Court temporarily halts Alaska rail extension

...as to whether the U.S. Surface Transportation Board complied with a federal...month.A spokesman for the Surface Transportation Board said the board is...conservationists' motion.The Surface Transportation Board last November gave...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-10-03/court-temporarily-halts-alaska-rail-ext
State
Federal appeals court allows railroad extension

...environmental review by the U.S. Surface Transportation Board was inadequate and...they have determined the Surface Transportation Board acted within the law...happy, and we knew the (Surface Transportation Board) had acted accordingly...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-11-29/federal-appeals-court-allows-railroad-e
State
NASA, Alaska officials see new uses for airships

...trucks on interstate highways or cargo ships. Airship cargo's per ton cost fits between cargo airplanes and surface transportation.The industry is at a tipping point, Hochstetler said. Airship cargo technology can deliver tens of tons...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-08-23/nasa-alaska-officials-see-new-uses-airs
State
Retiring AMHS chief: Kemp asked for resignation

...communities in coastal Alaska that are not connected to the North American road system and thus rely on the AMHS for surface transportation.The AMHS serves Southeast Alaska, Southern Alaska and Southwest Alaska, as well as the port cities of Bellingham...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-01-10/retiring-amhs-chief-kemp-asked-resignat
State
Hundreds of millions in bonds on Nov.6 ballot

...of the project was inadequate. A split panel of three judges agreed it was questionable whether the U.S. Surface Transportation Board had complied with federal law. Oral arguments are scheduled in November.Regarding the Port of Anchorage...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-11-01/hundreds-millions-bonds-nov6-ballot
State
My Turn: Alaska is long overdue in building a highway system

...been tied to functional surface transportation systems. One needs only...to the creation of viable surface transportation systems. Initially it was...the future and develop a surface transportation system that would support...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102802/opi_myt2.shtml
Opinion
Ferry funding a gamble

...Administration that fast ferries would be the surface transportation option for the Lynn Canal, as opposed to a road...maintenance and operating costs of the Lynn Canal surface transportation system before authorizing any capital expenditures...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012800/Ope_allingtonltr.html
Opinion
Murkowski's road plans look to the future

...candidate Frank Murkowski has suggested long-range surface transportation planning that includes an expanded highway system...number of years. The state has a long-range surface transportation plan but it speaks more to policies than to specific...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/101002/let_letter3.shtml
Opinion
Alaska editorial: Not to Politico: Fairbanks isn't 'nowhere'

...Commerce:The State of Alaska received welcome news at the end of June when Congress agreed on a two-year surface transportation bill that largely preserved annual federal funds for the Alaska Railroad Corp.Under the Senate version passed...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-08-06/alaska-editorial-not-politico-fairban
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Administration that fast ferries would be the surface transportation option for the Lynn Canal, as opposed to a road...maintenance and operating costs of the Lynn Canal surface transportation system before authorizing any capital expenditures...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012800/Ope_allingtonltr.shtml

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