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Soldotna meets to vote on emergency water reservoir project

...Dixson said. He said the city sent out packets to companies it knows are capable of the quick demolition. "Our utilities manager has talked to the firms, they knew it was coming," he said. He said bidders would have to include a time line...
Utilities make first draw from gas storage

...on new electrical generation and power distribution projects they have under way, but uppermost of the minds of utility managers are looming long-term shortages of gas, the need to meet peak-demand periods this winter, and rate increases...
What's in the water?

...from the city, though, pinpointing the perpetrating personal well would be difficult. Rick Wood, Soldotna's utility manager, said there are several places in Soldotna presenting the same problem as Hinkle's RV park: some houses down East...
Friday water main break snarls traffic in Soldotna

...closure and lack of water for some area residents Friday morning. The main busted around 4:20 a.m., Soldotna Utility Manager Rick Wood said. Wood was contacted by trooper dispatch after a trooper called in to report water running across the...
Council looks at water, sewer

...takes both, or neither. And he or she would be entirely responsible for the costs associated with the process. Utility Manager Rick Wood explained that the city can no longer be held responsible for treating private well water -- which is what...
Utilities beef up energy systems

...2012. Those will significantly reduce the draw on the Southcentral region's dwindling gas reserves, regional utility managers told the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce Nov. 8 in a joint-briefing on the local energy situation. The new Southcentral...
Gas, electric utilities explore shipping LNG to Southcentral

...or reconfigured LNG facilities to handle imports could range from $150 million to $300 million, Posey and other utility managers have estimated. Regional consumers will have to pay these costs on top of new costs for natural gas storage that...
Business Briefs

...Chugach's acting chief executive officer at a special meeting on Dec. 5. Evans is one of Alaska's most experienced utility managers. He was Chugach's senior vice president of power supply and has more than 23 years of utility experience. Evans...
Council talks city manager, road

...station is at capacity and cannot accommodate pump failure or an increase in flow, according to a resolution. City Utility Manager Rick Wood said most of the street was lined with businesses. He said the project would insulate the water main and...
Kenai Peninsula Online - Alaska Newspaper -

...from Beaver and a former mayor of Fort Yukon. Sattler, 63, is a former legislative aide. He has been an electric utility manager, a teacher and administrator, commercial pilot and a flight instructor. The seat is now held by Rep. Carl Morgan...


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