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My Turn: It's not too late for realistic transportation improvements

...sensible alternatives, the Lynn Canal region will wind up a jumble of irrelevant studies and no meaningful transportation improvements. If we fail to compromise we will wind up with no road and atrocious ferry service. A compromise now will...
Interior Secretary rejects Alaska land swap

...doesn't prevent the state, the Aleutians East Borough or the communities of King Cove and Cold Bay from making transportation improvements outside the refuge, including to the dock at Cold Bay.Congress in 1997 addressed the King Cove transportation...
Gov. Knowles promotes transportation improvements made during his tenure

ANCHORAGE - Gov. Tony Knowles touted the accomplishments of his administration, including transportation upgrades and salmon habitat improvements, in a farewell address to the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce. One of Knowles' major goals when he took office eight years ago was to improve the state's transportation system, he said in a speech Monday. Long, bumpy miles of Alaska's major highways were narrow, unsafe and unpaved. Airports needed overhauling, and the ferry system needed faster vessels.
My Turn: Growth and transport investment in December, Gov. Murkowski has consistently advocated for improving our state's economy through transportation improvements. As his chief architect for this undertaking, I would like to offer a few examples of this vision and the...
Vote no on port revenue bond

...combination of downtown dock renovations, ground transportation improvements, realignment of the Casey Moran Float and...the rising cost of living. Explain ground transportation improvements? Why does the Casey Moran Float need realignment...
$10 million Florida road may lead to Don Young

...million congressional earmark might seem like money from heaven for a fast-growing county needing billions for transportation improvements, but that's not the case with Coconut Road. Sound off on the important issues at The congressman who represents...
Two file bids for city seats

...legislative session and capital in Juneau and hopes to strengthen ties with other Southeast Alaska communities. Transportation improvements are another priority, she said. "I'd like to focus on safety improvements to North Douglas and solving...
My Turn: Accommodating traffic

...However, in all of the presentation to date I have not been aware of any planning with respect to the need for transportation improvements on Egan Drive to accommodate the increased vehicular and non-motorized transportation that such a development...
Meetings focus on northern SE access

...Sitka and Petersburg. The study, once completed, will be added to the department's master plan for transportation improvements, the Southeast Alaska Transportation Plan. The meeting also launched the scoping phase of the Sitka Access...
Group report: Place fast ferry in Lynn Canal

...determining how to amend the Southeast Transportation Plan. The plan to date hasn't been specific about transportation improvements for Lynn Canal because of controversy about a proposed road to Skagway. Gov. Tony Knowles suspended work...


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