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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...
Tentative education deal overshadowed by Knik Arm

...long-simmering issue re-emerged.The House late Wednesday rejected a Senate-passed plan for financing the proposed Knik Arm bridge to connect Anchorage and the Matanuska-Susitna Borough, setting the stage for a conference committee to hash out...
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...
Not much in budget for Peninsula - yet

...included more than $426 million for things ranging from $10 million for a king salmon study to $55 million for Knik Arm Bridge Toll Authority Project Development to $3.9 million for document management. Borough Mayor Mike Navarre said he...
Legislature 2014: Spending in focus as revenue dips

...1 billion, but the Legislature's signoff is needed even if the project were funded by state revenue bonds.The Knik Arm Bridge and Toll Authority, the agency responsible for planning the project, said it is neutral on how the project is funded...
Knik Arm transport may link peninsula to Anchorage

...seen as an important step in the development of the Port MacKenzie area?s economy and as lending support for a Knik Arm Bridge. Longer-range plans, however, see the ferry service linking Anchorage and Kenai, and eventually at Point Possession...
Environmental groups challenge Port MacKenzie rail plan

...another in a long line of big Alaska projects that the organization sees as overblown. He cited the Port of Anchorage, Knik Arm Bridge and Goose Creek Correctional Center as projects that have cost too much or been unable to show transparent operating...
Finding a better route: 'Fix it first' policy a more sensible plan for state

...300 million, not including a cost update addressing challenging road design needs discovered last summer) and the Knik Arm Bridge (more than $1 billion, including Phases 1 and 2, some of which will be covered by private investors) require...
Tri-Borough, peninsula mayors in all-day meetings Thursday

...Popp said they hope to have well under way within a month or so. Also up for discussion is an update of the proposed Knik Arm Bridge project. The meetings are open to the public. Hal Spence can be reached at harold.spence@peninsu laclarion...


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