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Southeast lawmakers talk budget and different words

...teacher and a debate coach. He said he will look out for the Alaska Marine Highway System from his seat on the Transportation Committee.Besides co-sponsoring Kreiss-Tomkins' pesticides legislation, he's also one of the sponsors of the House...
State | Local | AK legislature
Ketchikan school board recommends age for bus drop-offs

...students to be dropped off or picked up alone.The representative originally recommended third-grade.The transportation committee, however, didn't believe that was the right fit for the southeast Alaska town.
Walker still evaluating Road project

...Facilities Commissioner Marc Luiken told the House Transportation Committee on Tuesday.Luiken, who was appointed by former...assistance and it's a vicious cycle."The House Transportation committee will make a recommendation about the Road project...
State | AK legislature
Ferry system plans new fare structure, reservation system

...requested by the Legislature last year. Ferry system officials presented that report to the joint House and Senate transportation committees Thursday.Ferry officials will also consider a seasonal rate adjustment and a premium charge for the most popular...
State | AK legislature
Egan to caucus with minority

...a member of the Senate Transportation Committee and the Legislative Council. He was chairman of the Transportation Committee last session as one of...longer be chairman of the Transportation Committee, Egan said retaining...
State | Local
House majority, minority announce new organization

...Keller, R-Wasilla (Chair)? Health and Social Services Committee: Paul Seaton, R-Homer (Chair)? Transportation Committee: Neal Foster, D-Nome (Co-Chair); Shelley Hughes, R-Palmer (Co-Chair)For a list of joint and...
Airlines asking for Congress to roll back airfare rule

...was introduced in March and approved by the transportation committee a month later without a hearing and by a voice...said Rep. Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., a transportation committee member who said he voted against it. "What...
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Design for new ferry class expected by March complete we will get estimates from both entities. That's in early March," Yost told the state House Transportation Committee Tuesday. "Then based on that, we will either be negotiating a maximum price with the shipyard or we will...
Big dreams for Alaska in Alberta's tar sands

...Vickers' presentation to the Senate and House Transportation Committees, although he did say that the rail was being...harm."Vickers fielded several questions from transportation committee members, but a comment from Rep. Eric Feige...
Southeast residents named to state boards

...has also served on the Southeast Conference Transportation Committee, Alaska Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, Skagway Transportation Committee and Alaska Travel Industry Association.The...


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