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Airlines soar to record profits

...most of their savings from cheaper fuel. They haven't shared the bounty with passengers through lower fares because travel demand has remained steady and most planes are nearly full at current ticket prices. The average domestic round-trip ticket...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-04-26/airlines-soar-record-profits
Not For Web
Survey: Flying to work rather than take a bus

...September. People were asked to report their travel habits, part of a wide-ranging effort to assess current and future travel demands in the region.The survey results, which are still being finalized, show that 2.2 percent rode bikes to work...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-09/survey-flying-work-rather-take-bus
State
My Turn: How ADOT ignored best practices for Juneau Acess

...predicting traffic in Lynn Canal," there's no excuse for ADOT not to have followed FHWA's guide for determining travel demand. Had they done so, it would have prolonged completion of the DSEIS. But the public would not be seeing the revised...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-11-07/my-turn-how-adot-ignored-best-practic
Opinion
Letter: Anti-road arguments far-fetched

...encountered, the most far-fetched was published in the Juneau Empire last week.Rich Moniak argues that pent-up travel demand does not exist in Juneau. He says that, "Alaskans aren't like our down-south cousins and residents in the Lynn...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-10-08/letter-anit-road-arguments-far-fetche
Letters
Weigh in on DOT's 20-year plan for Southeast

...Ferry day boats by 2017.? Construction of one or two new mainline ferries, depending on available funding and travel demand.? Replacement of ferries as they reach the end of their useful service life.? Completion of the highway to Katzehin...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-07-31/weigh-dots-20-year-plan-southeast
Local
DOT releases SE Transportation Plan, available for public review

...Ferry day boats by 2017.? Construction of one or two new mainline ferries, depending on available funding and travel demand.? Replacement of ferries as they reach the end of their useful service life.? Completion of the highway to Katzehin...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-06-24/dot-releases-se-transportation-plan-ava
Local
Transportation plan calls for expansion

...one and three of the mainline ferries depending on travel demands and budget constraints, replacing ferries on a regular...needs; better meet current travel needs and latent travel demand; reduce the community's isolation; provide improved...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-06-26/transportation-plan-calls-expansion
Local
My turn: Critics make erroneous claims about fast ferries

...80 million and construction costs by $242 million when compared with expansions of the existing AMHS model. The travel demand projections on which the VSS was based were derived from a three-volume "marketing and pricing study" conducted...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/112205/opi_20051122002.shtml
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...increased responsibilities and duties, and would place increased demands upon my time,'' Starbard said. ``The travel demands during the first two months would make it impossible for me to actively campaign. I certainly would be unable to...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090799/Loc_lbriefs.shtml
My Turn: Positive things about the Lynn Canal Highway

...its fares to Anchorage by 90 percent, it would have to quadruple its daily jet service in and out of Juneau to meet travel demand. When the Lynn Canal Highway is built and the cost to travel in northern Southeast is reduced by 90 percent, travel...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/112307/opi_20071123002.shtml
Opinion

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