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New Anchorage surveys to look at commuting habits

ANCHORAGE - Anchorage transportation planners are hoping two surveys this month will give them a better idea of transportation habits among drivers and bus commuters.One of...
Survey: Flying to work rather than take a bus

...daily nonwork trips, routes, travel times and opinions on regional transportation, and local officials and transportation planners will use the results to update long-range planning models and make decisions on where to spend money on transportation...
Keep those buses rolling

...transit is needed, particularly if the Willoughby District is ever to evolve into a mixed-use neighborhood.Transportation planners are likewise holding public workshops and getting some members of the public involved in the challenges faced...
Planners suggest tourism solutions

Transportation planners offered a variety of alternatives Thursday night at Centennial Hall to ease tourism congestion on South Franklin Street. But some...
Second crossing is a suburban fantasy

...about the second crossing, few seem to acknowledge that the project is deservedly rated extremely low by state transportation planners. The reason is that it's not really needed either for transportation or for emergencies. Sound off on the...
State seeks views on ferry, highway plans Southeast Alaska Transportation Plan beginning at a meeting Monday at Centennial Hall. The department's transportation planners want to hear about several alternatives they're looking at, mostly revolving around the ferry system, including...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...a lesson here for state transportation planners, who want to use small...Is it a lesson for state transportation planners? Ferries come to aid of...Is it a lesson for state transportation planners? Home>Archives> Ferries...
Public weighs-in on Capital Transit improvements firm behind the comprehensive operations analysis and transit development plan, Nelson/Nygaard transportation planners, presented the findings of an analysis of Capital Transit at the downtown library Thursday, their last presentation...
Transit workshop fosters ideas for change

...part of the process in a comprehensive operations analysis and a transit development plan. Nelson/Nygaard transportation planners, the firm behind the plan, has played an active role in developing improvements to a system that saw 1.3...
Extreme weather tough on transportation system imagined.Despite their concerns about intense rain, historic floods and record heat waves, some transportation planners find it too politically sensitive to say aloud a source of their weather worries: climate change.Political...


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