With Wednesday’s deadline for changes, Gov. Bill Walker has sent his final amendments to the capital and operating budget to the Legislature.
AMHS is closing bars on state ferries, a move that state Department of Transportation officials say will save about $750,000 a year.
It will cost passengers more to ride the state ferry starting in the summer. That’s when fares for most Alaska Marine Highway trips will increase by 4.5%.
Permit would be for proposed construction in wetlands, tidal areas along Lynn Canal
The Alaska Marine Highway ferry Taku will go into drydock for repairs the second week of December.
The Alaska Marine Highway System won’t ban solo travel by children and teen-agers, at least for now.
It’s official: The Ketchikan Shipyard will build two new ferries for the State of Alaska over the next few years.
Alaska Marine Highway System captains and deck officers have avoided a strike that could have shut down ferry service across the state this weekend.
The DOT officials were vetting a draft of the state’s latest plan for transportation for Southeast.