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Transportation bill means hundreds of millions for Alaska

...congressional delay in approving the transportation bill has delayed the project's...than any other state in the transportation bill. The watchdog group said...parochial politics in this transportation bill," Ashdown said in a prepared...
House Transportation bill aims funding toward Alaska ferries

State ferry officials and Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska are praising a new transportation bill, passed by the House of Representatives last week, for how it treats ferries.The Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012...
Senator upbeat at Sitka luncheon

...that will have significant impact for Alaska, she noted, were the Water Resources Development Act, the Highway Transportation Bill and the reform of Veterans Affairs health care system, with the latter being of particular importance to veterans...
DOT: Auke Lake Wayside was not guaranteed funding

...the pot of money was no longer available."The park was removed from the STIP in the wake of the most recent transportation bill passed by Congress, MAP-21, Woodrow said. The federal bill emphasizes highway and safety improvements, but...
More Alaska pork hauled over coals

ANCHORAGE - A transportation bill President Bush recently signed...senators to vote against the transportation bill, called the documentary funding...amount of funding in the last transportation bill, passed in 1998, to create...
Regents OK center for cold climate construction

FAIRBANKS - The new federal transportation bill provided more than just bridge and road money for Alaska...10 transportation research centers established by the transportation bill that Congress approved last month. UA Regents last week...
Federal transportation allotments cut into state's road-building funds

...funding allotted to Alaska under the five-year transportation bill passed last week by Congress will come out of money...Transportation and Public Facilities. The federal transportation bill is filled with funding for construction projects...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Time running out to act on transportation bill before adjournment By BILL...senators Wednesday held up a transportation bill that would provide another...senators Wednesday held up a transportation bill that would provide another...
Young to press transportation bill during short session

FAIRBANKS - U.S. Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska, will push for the passage of a new transportation bill that includes hundreds of millions of dollars in Alaska projects when Congress meets in a short session next week. But differences...
Highway bill hits snag over tax hike

...six-year, $375 billion transportation bill because of disagreements with...Steve Hansen. The current transportation bill, passed in 1998, expires...Petri said the emerging transportation bill might include a pilot program...


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