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Transportation Secretary Foxx talks Native issues in Anchorage

...consistently worked to provide Alaskans with robust investments to develop our much-needed infrastructure and transportation systems," Rep. Don Young said in a release from his office. "The success of our state's economy is directly reliant...
AKLNG project head says it's on course

...Inducement Act ($330 million), Denali Gas Pipeline ($100 million), Yukon-Pacific, or the Alaska Natural Gas Transportation System.When the AKLNG partners enter the next stage of pipeline prep at the end of 2016, AKLNG will have spent more...
State | AK legislature
Empire Editorial: New idea for DOT: Look at an old one

...announcing the plan in Ketchikan on Aug. 14, 2004, Murkowski described it as "... a safe, reliable and efficient transportation system that will improve the quality of life for residents, and enhance the economic opportunities and stability of...
My Turn: AMHS cuts off limb hoping it grows back time for AMHS to lose weight, but we should not start severing extremities. AMHS, the users of this vital transportation system and all residents of Alaska will not be served by knee-jerk reactions to budget cuts or the anticipation of...
Candidate profile: Merrill Sanford, Mayor

...great plans that identify many needs for our transportation systems. The biggest hold up has been, and will, we have the best basic, little public transportation system in Southeast. Looking forward, we can ensure...
Rally planned in support of keeping Alaska troops

...the Fairbanks economy suffers, Anchorage suffers," Popp said. "It would mean less tonnage coming through transportation systems - trucking, warehousing, distribution - and less goods and services sold. It ripples. There are only 730...
Texas incident fuels concern about lone-wolf terror attacks

...historically involved grand plans designed to yield mass carnage - airline bombings, for instance, or attacks on transportation systems - the Islamic State group has endorsed less ambitious efforts that its leaders say can have the same terrorizing...
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My Turn: Alaska's Marine Highway is too important to let this legislature run it aground

...implementation. Alaska's Marine Highway could be such a business. It could serve as a reliable and sustainable public transportation system for the coastal communities that have no feasible alternative transportation, and could also flourish as an efficient...

...Transportation and Public Facilities Deputy Commissioner Mike Neussl, who will be overseeing the state's marine transportation system, would be overseeing state highways as well until an additional deputy commissioner is appointed. Neussl will...
State | AK legislature
DOT commissioner brings back two deputies

...Steve are proven leaders who possess a wealth of knowledge and experience dealing with Alaska's vast and complex transportation system," Luiken said in the release. "It is an honor to have them rejoin my team."Hatter was deputy commissioner...
State | AK legislature


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