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My Turn: A model for Alaska's road to economic growth: Boutique steps

...governments, Alaska Native Corporations, rural utilities services, the private sector, and other stakeholders to...greater flexibility can be provided to the rural utilities services to provide additional financing solutions (such...
Susitna-Watana studies resume after spending freeze is lifted

...more than 3-to-1, he said.Roughly half of the project qualifies for a U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Utilities Service loan, which is conservatively projected with 4 percent interest, Dyok said. The rest of the project financing...
Hidden Valley subdivision gains ground

...voted 6-3 to designate the area "remote," a qualification that would allow cheaper development without city utilities, services or a maintained road to the site. Assembly members Jesse Kiehl, Maria Gladziszewski and Kate Troll voted against...
City debunks sewer scam accept payments by card directly and uses an accredited third party for payments. JPD reminds residents that utility services, banks and other businesses with similar accounts "do not operate by cash over the telephone, or make demands...
JPD warns residents of attempted phone scams

...provide their credit card information, then notified CBJ. In a release issued Friday, JPD reminded residents that utility services, banks, and other businesses with similar accounts do not operate by cash over the telephone, or make demands...
Water, sewer fees will rise in 2015

...long-needed infrastructure improvements. The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly adopted an ordinance increasing the utility service rates at the end of June. Water utility fees will increase by 6.5 percent and sewer utility fees by 8 percent when...
Governing, not government, is our problem to solve

...of Agriculture. Most are responsible for farm related programs. Several, like the Forest Service and the Rural Utility Service, seem unrelated to agriculture. And just as Alaskans may have little interest in the department's big agricultural...
RCA gets 1 more year

...a one-year "wind-down" of the commission that would have begun Monday. That endangered consumers of public utility services, he said. The bill that was finally approved puts off the wind-down year until July 1, 2003. Senate Judiciary...
Pelican avoids hefty increase in utility rates

...stipulations of the rate case settlement is that Kake Tribal may not claim any dividends or transfer cash, assets or utility service to its affiliates without receiving compensation at the approved tariff rate. Kake Tribal also must establish proper...
Phone firms lock horns

...supervisor, she filed a complaint in September with the RCA, the state agency that regulates the cost and quality of utility services in Alaska. "The Telecommunications Act of 1996 requires ACS to treat GCI customers just like their own," said...


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