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Transportation plan calls for expansion Alaskans about the plan. "It explains the actions that should be taken to ensure we have a multi-modal transportation system that meets the needs of the region's people and economy."Along with the aforementioned priorities, the 2014...
Opinion: The artificial life cycle of economic growth

...seem insulting to the department's engineers dedicated to serving the public by providing safe and reliable transportation systems. My intention, however, wasn't to ridicule their work as much as acknowledge that government agencies have...
One heck of a ride

...America by METRO Magazine. He still has the issue on his bookshelf. In 2003, Capital Transit was named community transportation system of the year by the Community Transportation Association of America."Capital Transit came of age in the late '90s...
High cost, corruption claims mar Brazil World Cup

...with officials from the 12 host cities, who promised to deliver ambitious works to fix Brazil's woeful public transportation system. Silva told those gathered that they weren't just making a commitment, but "signing a treaty before the Brazilian...
Fairbanks Borough approves plan for bus shelters

...make for good shelters."I think we are going too far and trying to do too much," Roberts said.The public transportation system is known as MACS - Metropolitan Area Commuter System - and ridership increased 9.3 percent in 2012 and 11...
Juneau Access Project manager resigns, but no setback predicted for road north

...from Haines to Juneau would be replaced by a short three-mile hop across Lynn Canal."The current Lynn Canal transportation system is the largest bottleneck in the state," Vigue read from a presentation slide. "It deserves a better and more...
State | Local | AK legislature
Commissioner Kemp named Centralia College's Distinguished Alumnus

...and in 2012 was appointed commissioner.Kemp oversees a department with a budget approaching $2 billion, with about 3,200 employees who plan, design, construct, operate, and maintain a very large multi-modal transportation system.
Research holds the key to Alaska's future

...trans-Alaska oil pipeline.Alaskans have never been laggards in the world of invention. The FAA's Next Generation Air Transportation System will soon provide the location of all aircraft in an area, as well as other flight information to controllers...
Passengers weigh in on new transit plan

Fueled by a large-scale study, an update to Juneau's public transportation system has captured the interest of many Juneau residents as city leaders begin diving into the next budget.Assembly members saw a presentation...
Mallott: Being governor 'isn't about me' making judgments about economics and environmental regulatory everything from our aviation systems to our transportation systems to our educational systems to our universities. There is probably not a single institutional or public responsibility...


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