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New DOT commissioner is an old one

...Binder held Kemp's position until a permanent replacement could be found.Luiken served as Department of Transportation commissioner from December 2010 until his resignation in October 2012. Before leading the department, he served as DOT's...
State | AK legislature
Letter: If you can't afford it, don't buy it

...large projects makes sense in the scheme of prioritizing existing infrastructure. Appointing a Department of Transportation commissioner who understands the need to prioritize what is already built is another positive step toward a realistic budget...
Walker still evaluating Road project

Gov. Bill Walker and his administration are evaluating the Juneau Access Improvement Project before deciding whether to continue or halt it, Department of Transportation Commissioner Marc Luiken told the House Transportation Committee on Tuesday.
State | AK legislature
State proposes its plan for 'The Road'

...project; a prior plan was knocked down by the courts for not looking at a fuller range of alternatives.State Transportation Commissioner Pat Kemp said in a release that the goal is to provide more opportunity to travel to the capital city at a...
State proposes plan for road from Juneau

...highways out of Skagway or Haines. Motorists would still have to hop ferries for part of the trip.State Transportation Commissioner Pat Kemp says the goal is to provide more opportunity to travel to the capital city at a lower cost. Juneau...
Letter: DOT public hearing circus shows need for new administration

...or deliberately withheld for what can only be understood as political maneuvering.Alaska Department of Transportation Commissioner Pat Kemp is withholding a marine highway fare equalization study until the end of the Juneau Access Environmental...
Our local governments deserve more respect

...also on alert for legislative retaliation. I first became involved in local government in my mid-20s as a transportation commissioner, city council member and mayor. My law firm has represented many Alaska cities including litigation against...
Federal highway fund not worrying AKDOT

...that other states don't have, and it comes from having a large savings account," Alaska Department of Transportation Commissioner Pat Kemp said. "We pay contractors out of the treasury and then we send a bill to the Federal Highway Administration...
State finds no flaw in AMHS security officer hire

Department of Transportation Commissioner Pat Kemp released a statement yesterday confirming that the proper hiring process was followed when the state selected a new security...
Another delay for Tustumena

...will lose all connections to the mainland.Selby received the news in an email from Alaska Department of Transportation Commissioner Pat Kemp, the Kodiak Daily Mirror reported.Kemp's email said Coast Guard inspectors found that steel...


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