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Chenault: Address state's needs while keeping spending under control

...flood mitigation, Boys and Girls Club, the Kenai State Fair in Ninilchik, areawide school projects, emergency response equipment, landfill improvements, and numerous other projects to promote, the health, safety, quality of life we expect...
25 years later, Exxon Valdez spill effects linger

...Regional Cizens Advisory Council and a former Coast Guard officer.When the tanker ran aground, for instance, spill response equipment was buried under snow. Alyeska Pipeline Service Co. in 1989 had 13 oil skimmers, five miles of boom and storage...
More questions than answers for oil and gas in 2014

...of 29 vessels and aerial support from a support base in Barrow and an alternative base in Wainwright. Oil spill response equipment would be kept on hand near Kotzebue Sound and a standby rig, the Polar Pioneer, will be in Dutch Harbor.The...
Team finds options to reduce marine oil spills

...this is the key for them to access it over the internet," he said.? Seek continuous improvements in spill response equipment appropriate for Cook Inlet conditions.? Continue to improve winter ice rules and guidelines.Among the risk...
Fire service areas set to get grants

...Another measure involves a state grant of $50,000 that will help the Nikiski Fire Service Area purchase emergency response equipment. Both ordinances are tentatively set for public hearings Sept. 4. Also up for introduction Tuesday with expected...
Road standards revisited

...2007-19-28 also involves a state homeland security grant of $25,750 to cover costs associated with emergency response equipment for the Kachemak Emergency Service Area. * Ordinance 2007-34 would amend borough code regarding Plat Committee...
Railroad, state regulators rethink spill response month. The railroad has bought more spill-response equipment and is joining a co-op of companies to share the...on every fuel train with pumps, boom and other response equipment. Piper said it would make more sense to stash smaller...
Anti-terrorism bill passes state House

...sponsored by Rep. Lesil McGuire, R-Anchorage, would make intentionally damaging a pipeline, utility or emergency response equipment a Class A felony that could be punished by up to a 20-year prison sentence. Currently, the maximum sentence...
Tax break nixed

...2007-19-08, appropriating a $50,000 state grant to the Nikiski Fire Service Area for purchase of emergency response equipment; * Ordinance 2007-19-12 appropriating a $52,750 state grant for the Spruce Bark Beetle Mitigation Program...
Grants boost public safety

...Committee. A second measure, Ordinance 2007-19-28, accepted and appropriated $25,750 that will buy emergency response equipment for the Kachemak Emergency Service Area. Specifically, the money will purchase five ALMR-compatible mobile radios...


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