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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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...


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