Requirements for Alaska LNG project detailed

...planning that required an environmental assessment before it was ultimately rejected, according to an Alaska Natural Gas Transportation Projects summary.Persily, who brought several dozen reports for audience members to peruse, said the most important...
Verizon's HopeLine helps Alaska DV victims

...Alaska, including a 24-hour crisis line: 586-1090 in Juneau or 1-800-478-1090. The organization also provides transportation to a safe shelter. All victim services are confidential and free of charge. More information can be found at http...
My Turn: Why not?

...caused by lawsuits and environmental opposition. Also true is that while the replacement of their expensive inefficient transportation system was initially painful, eventually it proved to be beneficial.And yes, the Klondike Highway traverses sections...
My Turn: Saving lives is everyone's first priority

The Alaska Department of Transportation (DOT) has an opportunity to demonstrate it values human life. It has plans for road improvement projects aimed at saving lives...
New brew, same beer

...project proposes cheaper, faster transportation to and from Juneau - but there are...presented by the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities, the project...walk-on passengers to find their own transportation between the Katzehin terminal and...
Forum a (mostly) one-sided affair took different forms.Kito showed concern that the Juneau Access Road might add more costs for the Department of Transportation, while still requiring the use of ferries.Munoz mentioned the state recently funding two Alaska Class ferries, both...
Dennis Egan a 'big proponent' of 'The Road'

...long-time supporter of "The Road," State Sen. Dennis Egan says he is in favor of the new Alaska Department of Transportation-backed plan for the contentious state project that proposes building a road out of isolated Juneau.Egan, a...
My Turn: Spending half a billion dollars is always a political decision

...They prevailed in court because the Alaska Department of Transportation refused to consider marine highway alternatives. Quite...of the state treasury because it means passing up federal transportation funds and forgoing competitive bids. A related political...
My Turn: Parnell, Sullivan vilified for protecting Alaska's sovereignty

...taking away our fish and wildlife management authorities, access to and ownership of land and resources, any hopes of a transportation infrastructure and a unified state.If you want to see the federal government eventually managing all of our fish and wildlife...
My Turn: 2B or not 2B

...that is the question asked during the Alaska Department of Transportation's public meeting Tuesday on the supplemental Environmental...ferry system will always remain an integral part of the transportation system in Southeast Alaska and other parts of the state...


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