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DOT forced to cut road crew OT as result of budget cuts

...Priority Level 5: roadways that are designated as "No Winter Maintenance" routes, e.g. Denali Highway or Taylor Highway. Generally cleared only in spring to open road for summer traffic.Woodrow said the department has always had the...
AKDOT budget cuts limit winter road clearance

...winter storm."The agency does not maintain a number of roads during the winter, such as the Denali Highway and the Taylor Highway. However, a new color-coded map issued Thursday shows that the department will add the Nome road system, the...
Refuge Notebook: Common weed plantain a wonderful healing herb

...was starting to grow on the new tissue. The second case was on a grade school trip to Chicken. Chicken is on the Taylor Highway, 80 miles northeast of Tok. It is more than 7 hours to an Anchorage hospital by road. One of the students presented...
Bidding for public projects up

...Contracting Inc. of Palmer coming in at $5.85 million.A $2.57 million project to repair rock slide damage on the Taylor Highway drew nine bidders, with Wolverine Supply Inc. of Wasilla winning the job nearly $1 million under the estimate with...
State tackles flooded roads in Interior

...washout at Onemile Creek south of Delta Junction. The Taylor Highway, also under flood watch, is still passable although...spend extra hours to get around.'' Meanwhile, the Taylor Highway began to flood at Mile 76 Tuesday night, said Tok...
Man arrested in illegal border crossing

...Canadian border at Poker Creek, 65 miles west of Dawson City, is closed for the winter. Inspectors have patrolled the Taylor Highway as part of heightened security measures since the terrorist attacks, said Robert Eddy, Alaska director of the U...
Let Palin know how you want money spent

...the wolves, moose and caribou have existed in a general balance and abundance. The harvest quota of caribou on the Taylor Highway was filled in only three days this year. Fish and Game will tell you the kill is a carefully determined number that...
Statehood defense money deleted from supplemental budget

...through mid-May. The House also restored $248,900 to plow open several rural roads in the spring, including the Taylor Highway, the Denali Highway, and several roads around Nome. The roads are used for tourism and mining.
Kenai Peninsula Online - Archives03/20/01

... More than 3,500 reindeer starved to death in Russian region Sign of spring: State road crews begin clearing Taylor Highway Military drawdowns hurt rural Alaska population Ramstead arrives in Nome to win Iditarod's Red Lantern Award...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Archives04/13/01

... Former employee of Fairbanks auto parts store charged with theft Charter operators divided on halibut IFQs Taylor Highway reopened for travel to Eagle Nikiski man acquitted of murder and assault charges Fairbanks senator changes...


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