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With budget changes, Walker boosts ferry, community jails funding

With budget changes, Walker boosts ferry, community jails fundingWith Wednesday’s deadline for changes, Gov. Bill Walker has sent his final amendments to the capital and operating budget to the Legislature.

AMHS to close ferry bar service this winter

AMHS to close ferry bar service this winterAMHS is closing bars on state ferries, a move that state Department of Transportation officials say will save about $750,000 a year.

Ferry fares going up in summer of 2015

Ferry fares going up in summer of 2015It 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%.

State files for Juneau Access construction permit

State files for Juneau Access construction permitPermit would be for proposed construction in wetlands, tidal areas along Lynn Canal

Ferry Taku out of service for repairs Dec. 8-15

Ferry Taku out of service for repairs Dec. 8-15The Alaska Marine Highway ferry Taku will go into drydock for repairs the second week of December.

Ferry system delays youth travel restrictions

Ferry system delays youth travel restrictionsThe Alaska Marine Highway System won’t ban solo travel by children and teen-agers, at least for now.

Ketchikan shipyard to build two Alaska ferries

Ketchikan shipyard to build two Alaska ferriesIt’s official: The Ketchikan Shipyard will build two new ferries for the State of Alaska over the next few years.

State ferry union averts strike

State ferry union averts strikeAlaska Marine Highway System captains and deck officers have avoided a strike that could have shut down ferry service across the state this weekend.

Transportation planners face skeptical crowd in Petersburg

Transportation planners face skeptical crowd in PetersburgThe DOT officials were vetting a draft of the state’s latest plan for transportation for Southeast.

Petersburg leaders support new ferry use of boat ramp

Petersburg leaders support new ferry use of boat rampPetersburg officials are supporting a proposed ferry from Coffman Cove on Prince of Wales Island that could connect to the southern end of Mitkof Island south of Petersburg.
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