Local businesses are partnering with city government and Alaska’s largest museum to use design to face-off with Anchorage’s big-city problems.
The Federal Highway Administration and Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facility signed the final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Cooper Landing Bypass on the Sterling Highway, which concludes an EIS process that has taken longer than any other in the history of the Federal Highway Administration.
One community is without a village public safety officer despite advertising for two years. Another community houses its two teachers in an aging mobile home that was severely damaged by a storm. Alaska Housing Finance Corporation (AHFC), in partnership with the Rasmuson Foundation, announces $2 million in Teacher Health Professional and Public Safety Officer Housing (THHP) grants to support housing construction in four rural Alaska communities.
The State of Alaska Division of Economic Development, in partnership with the University of Alaska Center for Economic Development, released the first in a series of reports examining several emerging economic sectors in Alaska. The report focuses on Alaska’s promising boat and ship building sector.
AHFC reports on senior population, overcrowding, energy efficiency and more
RurAL CAP is celebrating the completion of Muldoon Garden, its newest and largest affordable housing project, with an open house. The event is scheduled for Friday, December 8 from 4–6 pm at 207 Muldoon Road in Anchorage. RurAL CAP will thank its many partners and provide tours of the complex.
Boatyards and shipyards deal with a plethora of requirements to sustain their operations, which are critical to the communities they serve. Their operational processes and costs include maintaining equipment, supplies, labor, customer service, and workers compensation and other insurance.
The Hard Hat Award is AGC of Alaska’s most prestigious award, according to the organization. It was established by the chapter to recognize an individual who has demonstrated outstanding contributions to the Alaska construction industry.
We have a fantastic jobsite walkthru lined up and hope you can join us next week. The jobsite walkthrough will be given by Watterson Construction at Kendall Auto Group Jobsite (Old Seward and Dowling). Kendall Auto Group is in the process of building a new state-of-the-art facility off Old Seward and Dowling, which starting in early 2018, will be home to Kendall Porsche, Audi and Volkswagen, and each manufacturer will have its own standalone sales and service building.