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Tribal group sues Central Council over spent funds

...September 2012, the then-Central Council transportation director sent DIA a letter saying Central Council "had...Both Central Council President Peterson and CC transportation director William Ware are named in the lawsuit along...
New Anchorage surveys to look at commuting habits

...The surveyors will be on buses and carry tablets on which to enter answers from riders.The goal is to get a picture of travel habits, as well as ask questions about bus service, Anchorage transportation director Lance Wilber said.
My Turn: How do the Juneau road alternatives stack up?

In his Aug. 29th opinion piece, Southeast Region Transportation Director Malcolm Menzies displays an oversimplified, dismissive view of those citizens who are not "pro-road" with regard to the Juneau...
My Turn: Winter disaster in store along highway

Concerning the mile of construction along Sunny Point: Now that we've read Southeast Department of Transportation Director Malcolm Menzies Oct. 14 My Turn and the Oct. 25 front-page report in the Empire, does anyone feel safer...
State could add 2 ferries

...considering purchasing two new ferries to operate as day boats for the cities of Juneau, Haines and Skagway. Marine Transportation Director Robin Taylor said the state is just shopping around for the ships right now, and no final decision has been...
Cascade Point proposal faces many hurdles

...hurdles than the controversial Kensington gold mine ferry shuttle that is already planned there. State Marine Transportation Director Robin Taylor said this week he would like to buy two new day boats and send them between Juneau's Cascade Point...
Ferry Merry Christmas in Ketchikan

...expense of outfitting the boat from the Assembly salary he has chosen not to collect since his election in 1999. Transportation Director David Allen had recommended that Interim Borough Manager Gary Paxton not go ahead with a proposal to enter the...
B.C. bridges could trim Alaska ferry travel time

...and cut out a circuitous trip around Digby Island to reach Prince Rupert. Bob Doll, Southeast Alaska regional transportation director, said moving the marine highway terminal out of Prince Rupert would free up waterfront for the community. He...
Rain continues; flood warning still in effect

...check mudslide-prone areas. ``Our main problem is in Haines,'' said Bob Martin, the state's regional transportation director. ``We nearly lost a couple of portions of the Lutak Road.'' Martin cautioned Juneau residents to stay alert...
Denali Commission shift could cause some villages to die

...threatens at least a dozen villages, the proposed policy looks potentially worrisome, said Julianne Baltar, transportation director for Kawerak Inc., the Nome-based regional Native nonprofit. The benchmark on "imminent environmental threat...


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