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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...
Work allowed to progress on 3 large-scale projects

...given a final blessing.Recent memos from Walker's budget director, Pat Pitney, outlined allowable work on the Knik Arm Bridge, a road from Juneau and the Susitna-Watana dam. The work is to be completed with existing funding for the projects...
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...
Politicos have tough hands to play in 2015

...move because much of the money appropriated to these projects, which include the Susitna-Watana hydroproject, the Knik Arm bridge, the Kodiak Launch Complex, Ambler road and the Alaska Stand Alone Pipeline, has been encumbered, and with federal...
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...
Q&A: Alaska House of Representatives

...unrealistic and high maintenance cost projects - such as the Kodiak rocket launch facility, the Juneau road and the Knik Arm Bridge. Making tough decisions on which big capital projects to drop is necessary and must be weighed against the benefit...
Senate passes capital budget

...fiscal restraint" and eliminate continued funding toward what she called low-priority mega-projects, like the Knik Arm bridge, Ambler mining access road and Juneau access road.The budget reflected a $245 million financing package for the...
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...
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...
With oil prices dropping, Walker stops spending on mega-projects

...small-diameter gas pipeline from the North Slope. The other projects are the Kodiak rocket launch complex, the Knik Arm bridge, the Susitna-Watana hydroelectric dam, Juneau access road and the Ambler road. "The state's fiscal situation...


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