DOT corridor study awarded

DOT corridor study awarded

A Notice of Intent to Award the Tetlin to Ft. Knox transportation corridor study to Kinney Engineering LLC was announced this week. Kinney Engineering is an Alaska-based corporation with offices in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Palmer, Juneau and Homer. They offer 23 years of...
DOT corridor study awarded

DOT corridor study proposals reviewed

In response to the DOT “Alaska/Richardson/Steese Highway Corridor Action Plan” Request For Proposals that closed on September 6, two proposals were received from third-party vendors. The proposals were reviewed by the DOT Evaluation Committee on September...
Backward steps will create dirtier air

Backward steps will create dirtier air

The Fairbanks North Star Borough (FNSB) has been awarded a nearly $2.5 million grant from the Federal Transit Administration for compressed natural gas (CNG) buses and vans to replace our current transit buses and vans with more environmentally-friendly vehicles. CNG...
DOT corridor study awarded

DOT corridor study RFP issued

The Request for Proposals (RFP) for the Alaska/Richardson/Steese Highway Corridor Action Plan was issued by the Department of Transportation (DOT) on August 13, 2022. Bids are due by September 6, 2022, at 4 PM. The estimated amount of the contract is in the...
Public hearing addresses air pollution concerns

Public hearing addresses air pollution concerns

On August 3, the FNSB Air Pollution Control Commission (APCC) held a public hearing concerning the potential impact of the Kinross Manh Choh mine trucking plan on the air quality in the PM2.5 non-attainment area (see map). Six members of Advocates for Safe Alaska...