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Borough officials hold Nikiski LNG meeting

...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, Persily...

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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Kenai Spur will see summer construction

...the Kenai Spur Highway, according to Alaska Department of Transportation engineer Morgan Merritt. Sidewalks on that...meets state salmon passage requirements, the Department of Transportation will make the stream around it more swimmable...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-11-10/kenai-spur-will-see-summer-construct
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Budget cuts hit home

...following the season's first snowfall. According to a report from the Alaska Journal of Commerce, the state Department of Transportation and Public Facilities got an earful from Fairbanks-area motorists after an early season snowfall there...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-11-07/budget-cuts-hit-home
Opinion
What others say: Implicit value

...to provide an invaluable service to Southeast Alaska - it is not a traditional business.As current Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities Commissioner Marc Luiken wrote in 2012, the ferry system "is not, and will not be...

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

...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 elderly...

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

...state operating budget have forced the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities to eliminate 35 surface...Alaska's roads fall under is available on the Department of Transportation and Public Facilities website at dot.alaska...

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

...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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What others say: New idea for DOT: Look at an old idea

...and ferry layups that are likely to continue in future years. In finding a new, sustainable plan we hope Department of Transportation officials and Gov. Bill Walker will look to an old one already written down in Alaska's playbook of ideas...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-10-27/what-others-say-new-idea-for-dot-
Opinion
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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