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Mat-Su officials to meet with feds over $12.3M ferry bill jumpstart ferry service across Knik Arm between Port MacKenzie and Anchorage.Mat-Su Manager John Moosey said...project, $3.6 million was on a passenger terminal at Port MacKenzie and other funds were used to help pay for construction...
Video surveillance may be on the way for Kenai dipnetters traffic. The camera will be the ninth added in an array that spans the Cook Inlet and includes Anchorage, Port MacKenzie, Nikiski and three platforms in its coverage area. They're primarily used for ice forecasting though the cameras...
Port Mac on schedule, if funding keeps flowing

...railroad extension now being built to Port MacKenzie as a major step forward for resource...rail extension from Houston to Port MacKenzie on Knik Arm will help support...said.By getting rail service to Port MacKenzie - a deepwater, raw commodity...
Alaskans should be rewarded for fighting government waste

...of Commerce editorial called for punishing the public interest groups who challenged the proposed railroad out to Port MacKenzie. As the chief advocate for one of those groups, I think citizens should be rewarded for trying to save Alaskan tax...
Officials float idea of using Susitna in AMHS

...advocate. One option the borough is now considering is using its available money to build a pedestrian-only dock at Port MacKenzie, which could later be expanded to a vehicle dock when additional money becomes available. Building the pedestrian...
Looking for space: Wildwood close to capacity

...have county jails separate from prison systems. If Goose Creek Correctional Center, approximately nine miles from Port MacKenzie, opens the DOC will house inmates at certain locations based on their custody status, Brandenburg said. Offenders...
Environmental groups challenge Port MacKenzie rail plan

...the Surface Transportation Board's approval of the Port MacKenzie Rail Extension. The three groups oppose the federal...transparent operating costs. "We're concerned about Port MacKenzie because if you look around, that area is a treasure...
On track

...coal gasification and power plant itself. It also authorizes the railroad to build a new rail link between Healy and Port MacKenzie, and to transport coal from there to the peninsula by barge. In recent years, Agrium USA has struggled to secure...
Palin's signing of bill a step in right direction

...industry workers to haul the coal, and additional construction workers to build a spur line and shipping facilities Port MacKenzie. The power plant associated with the project means an additional source of energy and available at competitive prices...
Knik Arm dock hurting for business

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- After two years in business, the port at Point MacKenzie is struggling for business. Port MacKenzie, built at a cost of $7 million in 1999, has generated less than $20,000 in revenue, according to port director...


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