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Weather forces Basin Road bridge work delay

Basin Road Trestle Bridge, originally set to reopen Saturday after two months of work to...make it work," said Gillette of the reconstruction.Basin Road Trestle Bridge provides access to the head of the Perseverence Trail throughout...
Commuting by snowshoe

...Juneau, Hughes and her husband, Port Engineer Gary Gillette, must hike down Basin Road and across the Basin Road Trestle Bridge.But during winter storms, they are often snowed in."We have enough gear that we know how to get out," said...
Transportation projects get Palin's endorsement

...1.5 million for the Jordan Creek Bridge at Trout Street $1,5 million for bridges, including the Basin Road Trestle Bridge $4 million for Glacier Highway repaving from Mendenhall Loop to the ferry terminal $12.2 million for widening...
Two Juneau bridges subject of public meetings

...until 2:30 p.m. Monday. The Trestle Bridge on Basin Road will be discussed...prefabricated concrete structure. The Trestle Bridge was built in 1936, and was next summer, he said. The Trestle Bridge is more complicated because it...
Photo: Basin Street Bridge restrictions

Katie White, left, and Sarah Sjostedt walk their dogs, Aki and Finch respectively, across the Basin Road trestle bridge Thursday. Basin Road and the Basin Road Bridge will be closed to vehicular traffic starting October 1st due to repairs...
Basin Road Bridge to close again this year

Work on Basin Road Trestle Bridge in downtown Juneau is not done, and completion of its reconstruction will prompt its closure for two more months this year, an...
Moose Dropping Festival turns to mayhem

...Festival. Alaska State Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters said Jacob Larson of Nikiski jumped from an Alaska Railroad trestle bridge into the Talkeetna River, just upstream from its confluence with the Susitna. She said the young man went around...
Grant will afford locals easier access to Boy Scout camp

...In 1967, an Army National Guard engineering company moved into the camp, made some repairs and built a wooden trestle bridge across the river to Eagle Beach. "What they wanted was access in the short term so they could get concrete trucks...
Local projects vie for funding

...from the state plan. They include: Repairs to a bridge over Jordan Creek in the Mendenhall Valley. Repairs to the Trestle Bridge on Basin Road. An unspecified Juneau transit project. Resurfacing of Glacier Highway. Other noteworthy area projects...


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