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Reviewing all the options, old and new

...alternative: fast ferries.These twin-hulled vessels were not a new idea. As far back as the 1980s, the state's transportation plan called for construction of fast-moving ferryboats to travel between Juneau and the cities at the north end of...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-11-25/reviewing-all-options-old-and-new
Local
My Turn: How ADOT ignored best practices for Juneau Acess

...then the collaborative effort to define it should have also been used to develop of the 2014 Southeast Alaska Transportation Plan. As a statewide policy that, document prescribes applying "best management practices to preserve the existing...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-11-07/my-turn-how-adot-ignored-best-practic
Opinion
Candidates on good behavior at debate

...She called the canal a huge "transportation bottleneck" as it currently stands. The draft Southeast Alaska Transportation Plan, which includes The Road, will cut the state's "operational subsidy" for the ferry system by $5 million...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-10/candidates-good-behavior-debate
Local
More ferries for less ridership

...department's draft Southeast Alaska Transportation Plan, which would remove ferries...hold public meetings on the transportation plan. His meeting in Juneau in...the draft Southeast Alaska Transportation Plan online at http://dot.alaska...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-09-19/more-ferries-less-ridership
State | Local
DOT plans to finish 'The Road' by 2020

...Access Project is the focus of the Southeast Alaska Transportation Plan, a draft of which was presented to a full room...been used for years without a casualty."The transportation plan seems road-heavy in a changing world," Juneau...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-07/dot-plans-finish-road-2020
Local
Weigh in on DOT's 20-year plan for Southeast

...input on the draft Southeast Alaska Transportation Plan.The SATP identifies regional needs...plan is one of a series of regional transportation plans that make up the Alaska Long Range Transportation Plan.Some of the recommended actions in...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-31/weigh-dots-20-year-plan-southeast
Local
My Turn: The Katzehin ferries - design by politics

...expect the agency would have been prepared to defend both projects when they presented the Draft Southeast Alaska Transportation Plan (SATP) in Juneau last week. That wasn't the case though. Many questions were left unanswered. And that may...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-08-17/my-turn-katzehin-ferries-design-polit
Opinion
Place-based bike racks to go in around town

...are part of a larger push to get more bike parking in Juneau. In 2009, the Assembly adopted a Non-Motorized Transportation Plan that pinpointed a lack of racks as a problem, especially at parks and public facilities, according to a city...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-31/place-based-bike-racks-go-around-town
Local
City installs artistic new bike racks

...Twin Lakes Park (planets) and Sigoowu Ye Park (Raven). The project began with the Juneau Non-Motorized Transportation Plan, adopted by the Assembly in 2009. That plan identified a lack of bicycle parking as a serious problem in Juneau...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-09-04/city-installs-artistic-new-bike-racks
Art
Letter: Environmental groups speak for the people

...non-existent inflation rate. More recently, DOT refused to seriously consider a ferry alternative in their transportation plan. That's why they were challenged (and lost) in court.The idea that timber was a prosperous industry laid...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-09-23/letter-environmental-groups-speak-peo
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