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$1.5 M. sought from the Aurora Harbor fund

...the Aurora Harbor project," Uchytil told the board. "Ideally, it would be best for us if it passed in the transportation bond, because my understanding is that we'd have access to that money immediately, as opposed to the 1 percent sales...
Study finds Port of Anchorage design is flawed

...Assembly comes three days after the general election, when Alaska voters will be faced with a $453 million statewide transportation bond proposition that includes $50 million for the port, the single biggest item.Johnston said the port project...
Special session born of necessity

...Looming large for legislators will be long-term solutions to the state's chronic budget deficit, and school and transportation bond projects. The budget gap is of the essence, but if lawmakers show up in Juneau next month with a diminished sense...
Special session to focus on permanent fund

State lawmakers head back to work today for a $25,000-a-day special legislative session to deal with the Alaska Permanent Fund, workers' compensation laws, a tobacco tax increase and various bond projects.
Bond package put on ballot

...approve the $236.8 million school bond question. Voters also will decide the outcome of a $226.7 million transportation bond package that includes funding to extend a congested Anchorage road. Some Anchorage residents worried that state...
My Turn: 8 years of growth under Knowles, Ulmer

...McNugget intersection. An additional $23 million has been set aside for ferry terminal improvements. If the transportation bond package is approved by voters Nov. 5, another $7 million will go to renovations at several Juneau harbors and...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Legislature Proponents of road to Juneau aim to alter transportation bond plan By CATHY BROWN THE JUNEAU EMPIRE The road-versus-ferry...of Juneau are hoping to get Gov. Tony Knowles' transportation bond plan changed so it could pay for something in Lynn...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...the House Transportation Committee meets to consider HB 59, a 9 cent raise to Alaska's gas tax, and HB 319, transportation bonds. Room 17. 1 p.m. the House Resources Committee considers HB 403, which would require ships and trains carrying...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...governor's $350 million transportation bond package survived its first...governor's $350 million transportation bond package survived its first...governor's $350 million transportation bond package survived its first...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...state buildings. Knowles has a separate $350 transportation bond package that would include money for two fast ferries...governor's. He doesn't expect the governor's transportation bond package to make it through this year. Senate President...


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