VANCOUVER FERRY TERMINUS AN
By Pete Ellis
February 22, 2006
If for no other reason than the economics in terms of providing
both a shorter southbound run and an opportunity to visit the
far more interesting locales of Vancouver and Victoria the alternative
of a southern terminus move has a great deal of merit.
Then too the greediness of
Seattle and the uncooperative Washington congressional delegation
certainly deserve some attention from Alaska in terms of a terminal
change threat generating some political unrest in the state of
Washington and some acknowledgment that Seattle does need to
pay heed to mutual economic goals. Perhaps also a worthwhile
Let us therefore commend Representative
Kurt Olson on his foresight and vision and see what Vancouver
does have to offer.
Ketchikan, AK - USA
About: "Ketchikan attorney and longtime resident of Ketchikan
and Alaska with an interest in furthering the economic and cultural
opportunities of all Alaskans."
Move would end Bellingham ferry stop
to apply pressure for ANWR...
Anchorage Daily News - February 21, 2006
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