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Knik Arm Bridge project goes forward

...also approved construction of 19 miles of access roads. Lois Epstein - a member of Anchorage Metropolitan Area Transportation Solutions, an advisory committee on Anchorage's long-term transportation needs - said the project is not a slam dunk...
My turn: Critics make erroneous claims about fast ferries

...Engineering in Anchorage. The number of public hearings held can only be described as numerous. One of the transportation solutions suggested by the plan was a high speed shuttle ferry. In an effort to deal with the pressing issue of service...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...extending the road was a third reason, King said. ``One of the governor's conditions he announced was (the transportation solution) has to have broad public support.'' Dennis Poshard of the state Department of Transportation said having...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...walk, bike or take a bus. Plan steering committee members agree such a strategy will be a significant part of transportation solutions in Juneau, but road improvements also will be needed, said city Community Development Department Director...
Build consensus, not a road it, the Department of Transportation should work with the people of Juneau, Skagway and Haines on a real transportation solution that a clear majority of us can support. A solution that ensures we can maintain the quality of life that our...
Consultants say state will be expected to cover early revenue shortfalls for Knik Arm bridge

...executive from Citigroup spoke Thursday at a technical advisory committee for AMATS, or Anchorage Metropolitan Area Transportation Solutions, the city-state planning board for Anchorage transportation projects. Bridge authority officials want...
My turn: Juneau Access supporters should consider a railroad

...Statement with all viable options considered, including a railroad. Let's work together to create the best transportation solution for northern Southeast Alaska. Jackie Stewart is a self-employed business consultant who has been involved...
Wasilla, Houston sue committee to halt Knik bridge delay delay a bridge across Knik Arm. The lawsuit names the policy committee of the Anchorage Metropolitan Area Transportation Solutions, the official transportation and air quality planning organization. Also named are five state and city officials...
Knik Arm bridge lawsuit settled

...In exchange, the mayors of Wasilla and Houston dropped their lawsuit against Anchorage Metropolitan Area Transportation Solutions. The mayors of Houston and Wasilla sued the committee in June for failing to allow for adequate public comment...
Knik Arm bridge still a state priority

...the $680 million bridge project has been held up by environmental studies. The Anchorage Metropolitan Area Transportation Solutions committee, which decides how to spend federal transportation money, voted earlier this year to delay bridge...


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