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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 of 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 planners to meet in Kenai

...According to the project's website, the toll bridge across the Knik Arm will be 2.7 miles long with 19 miles of connecting roads...Sept. 22, and then the board will narrow down the field. The Knik Arm Bridge project is different from other construction endeavors...
Tentative education deal overshadowed by Knik Arm

...Wednesday rejected a Senate-passed plan for financing the proposed Knik Arm bridge to connect Anchorage and the Matanuska-Susitna Borough...That's why, even though education had been the stickler, Knik Arm came back. The capital budget also was still pending.Huggins...
Walker faced with widening deficit scenario

...Brooks Range.The budget also did not include any money for the Knik Arm crossing, a large project in the advanced planning stage...railroad's main track line near Houston to Port Mackenzie on Knik Arm of upper Cook Inlet.The rail extension is being built in...
Knik Arm bridge authority readies construction proposal

ANCHORAGE Backers of the Knik Arm bridge are preparing to issue a building the bridge. Dale Paulson, Knik Arm Bridge and Toll Authority project...Corp. is one of five participants in the Knik Arm Crossing Consortium, led by an international...
Knik Arm dock hurting for business

...of dirt road and setting up ferry service to carry passengers, vehicles and freight across Knik Arm. The port, which sits almost directly across Knik Arm from the Anchorage port, has long been viewed by borough officials as key to expanding...
Knik Arm transport may link peninsula to Anchorage

...Port MacKenzie will begin hauling passengers and vehicles across Knik Arm. The new 2.6-mile route between Anchorage and the Matanuska-Susitna...Port MacKenzie area?s economy and as lending support for a Knik Arm Bridge. Longer-range plans, however, see the ferry service...
Legendary Knik musher's life chronicled by Chugiak grad

...her," Mangelsdorf said.Over the next couple years, Mangelsdorf sat down regularly with both Redingtons at their home in Knik, pouring over old photos and listening to all the stories from Redington's four decades of running sled dogs in Alaska.After...
Rocky Knudsen: State needs to be more efficient

...departments to be 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

...public 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...


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