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Still no boss for DOT roads in Southeast this," Luiken said. "There is a need for me to be up here (in Anchorage), as well, because this is a transportation hub."Luiken will be spending his weekdays in Juneau during the legislative session, he said.During his campaign...
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Walker's actions back his words

...firsthand experience with the needs of Alaska's communities. Like Valdez, Skagway's long history as a port and transportation hub has played an important role in the development of Alaska. As chairman of the Skagway Port Commission and a former...
Emmonak plans for long overdue Yukon port

...of the Yukon, has plans to change that. The city has proposed a $16 million, 650-foot port that would be a transportation hub in Western Alaska, Emmonak City Manager Martin Moore Sr. said.Not having a port at the mouth of the Yukon River...
Empire Editorial: Hope for best, prepare for worst

...out.Yet information officer Jeremy Zidek said those two locations were picked for good reasons: they are major transportation hubs. The Southcentral location, he said, will be able to serve Southeast with no problem, even if a catastrophe...
Empire Editorial: Weeding out the invasives

...Southeast can be found in communities such as Juneau, Wrangell, Prince of Wales Island and other areas that act as transportation hubs.The good news is Alaska has it easy compared to the rest of the country. We have a unique opportunity up here - we can...
Commercial fishing industry deserves local support from the city, and residents

...percent of residents of the Capital City, added $21.5 million to our local economy.Juneau, well suited as a transportation hub and source of relatively inexpensive electricity, is very competitive in the seafood processing industry. Data...
Planners examine future of transportation

...easier and cheaper transportation from the ferry terminal promotes Juneau's status as a Southeast shipping and transportation hub."We need to focus on rapid public transit," Nathan Bishop said.Bishop asked CBJ staff to include in the plan...
Brooklyn ice: NHL's Islanders to Barclays in 2015

...announcement of a news conference at the Barclays Center trumpeted the fact that it is located "atop one of the largest transportation hubs in New York City ... accessible by 11 subway lines, the Long Island Rail Road, and 11 bus lines.""It took...
Bagels, beer, bullets, coffee and fish

...people want. So what does Juneau have that businesses need? We have hydroelectric power, a clean environment, transportation hubs, and a talent pool of local residents. What are the things that new technology needs in the 21st century? How...
My Turn: Ferry, road combination out of Juneau is win-win

...By ending the road at the Katzehin River, Haines (which is having serious economic problems) would become the transportation hub for the Upper Lynn Canal shuttle ferry system. This would mean additional state jobs to operate the shuttle ferries...


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