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Knik Arm bridge authority readies construction proposal

ANCHORAGE Backers of the Knik Arm bridge are preparing to issue a request for proposals for...strong interest in building the bridge. Dale Paulson, Knik Arm Bridge and Toll Authority project manager for the National...
Knik Arm bridge planners to meet in Kenai

...capabilities to conduct the project. Those are due Sept. 22, and then the board will narrow down the field. The Knik Arm Bridge project is different from other construction endeavors because the authority is looking for someone to design, fund...
What others say: A dwindling appetite for megaprojects

The Ambler road. The Juneau road. The Knik Arm bridge. The Susitna Dam. The Alaska Stand Alone Pipeline...the state road system still would be unfeasible. The Knik Arm bridge would ease Anchorage's growing pains, but is a shorter...
What others say: Reserve funds transfer would hurt state's future fiscal options

...some education cuts and state employee pay freezes and cut money allocated to construction megaprojects such as the Knik Arm bridge and the Juneau road, while the Republican-led majority prefers the opposite.Majority leaders have evidently given...
Uncertain year for mega-projects

...Susitna-Watana Hydro project; the Knik Arm bridge; the Alaska Stand Alone Pipeline...55 million appropriation to the Knik Arm bridge last session to take the project to construction. Knik Arm Bridge and Toll Authority Executive Director...
Walker administration removes transportation commissioner

...repay federal funds if it ended work on the road and Knik Arm bridge before those projects are completed. So far, nearly...rides to connect travelers to Haines or Skagway. The Knik Arm bridge would connect Anchorage to land near Point MacKenzie...
Rocky Knudsen: State needs to be more efficient

...more efficient in their daily operations. Stop extended studies for projects that we are not going to build (the Knik Arm Bridge has been studied since before statehood). There have been five new power plants and several plant upgrades in south-central...
Alaskans need to protect their rights

...opposition: ? Juneau road $574 million. ? Road to Ambler ? Private for Canadian mining company $430 million. ? Knik Arm Bridge $1.6 billion ? Suisitna Dam $5.2 billion For 30 years the Coastal Management program gave citizens and communities...
Senate candidates share their views

...Senate District O: Public health, public safety and public education are off the table. Let's stop funding the Knik Arm bridge - a project that principally benefits real estate speculators and building contractors. I'd also take a hard look...
What others say: Thumbs up, thumbs down to close out year

...however, the governor moved to immediately halt spending on state megaprojects like the Alaska Stand Alone Pipeline, Knik Arm bridge, Susitna-Watana dam, and the Juneau and Ambler roads. The legislators, several of whom had publicly backed the...


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