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Kenai Spur will see summer construction

...construction efforts will happen in summer 2016 between miles 8 and 12 of the Kenai Spur Highway, according to Alaska Department of Transportation engineer Morgan Merritt. Sidewalks on that span of road will be reshaped to give better access to wheelchair...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-11-10/kenai-spur-will-see-summer-construct
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Borough officials hold Nikiski LNG meeting

...new segment of the highway that would swerve around the future export terminal and give the road to the Alaska Department of Transportation afterward - Persily said "their plan is to spend pretty much all of 2016 planning." In summer 2017...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-11-14/borough-officials-hold-nikiski-lng-m
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LNG may bring more Kenai River traffic

Managers are concerned that pressure on the Kenai River could increase if the Alaska LNG project goes through.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-11-15/lng-may-bring-more-kenai-river-traff
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What others say: Implicit value

Congratulations to Vigor Alaska, which was named the Southeast Conference's business of the year last week.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-09-23/what-others-say-implicit-value
Opinion
Task force addresses transit challenges

...centers or a facility like the Independent Living Center, which provides vouchers through a grant from the Alaska Department of Transportation for cab rides. However, their grant is provided through a federal law that provides transportation for...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-19/task-force-addresses-transit-challen
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DOT forced to cut road crew OT as result of budget cuts

...tires could be more important than ever this season.Cuts to the state operating budget have forced the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities to eliminate 35 surface transportation maintenance positions and abolish overtime...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-11-04/dot-forced-to-cut-road-crew-ot-as-re
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Moose-related crashes see a spike

...Earlier this year, several of the Alaska Moose Federation's trucks were out of use while being certified to Alaska Department of Transportation standards, and were therefore not able to collect moose off the roads. Speakman said she is glad to have...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-10-29/proceed-with-caution
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DOT seeks comment on Highway Safety Project

The Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities is seeking public comment before it moves forward with planned safety updates to a 21-mile stretch of highway...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-10-22/dot-seeks-comment-on-highway-safety-
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Neighbors examine Spur relocation options

...presented to the public during an open house hosted at the Nikiski Recreation Center Monday evening. The Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities and the Kenai Peninsula Borough are both involved in the planning process for the highway...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-10-20/neighbors-examine-spur-relocation-op
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Pratt museum seeks expansion funding

...had a hard time approving the request because the state is cutting back on other essential services. The Alaska Department of Transportation has cut back on road maintenance and ferries, impacting many communities, so requesting $1.65 million...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-10-14
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