Public Invited to Presentation on Denali Borough Local Transit Planning
Contact: Kris Fister, 907-683-9583
Charles Rutkowski, Assistant Director of the Community Transportation Association of America (CTAA), will present an overview of CTAA’s assistance program on Tuesday, August 7 at 7:00 p.m. at the Tri-Valley Community Center in Healy. All interested members of the public are invited to attend and express their interests and concerns about local transit options.
Rutkowski is the rural transit specialist at CTAA, which has agreed to provide technical assistance to the Denali Borough community regarding the establishment of a local community transportation system.
The presentation is being co-sponsored by the Denali Borough, Greater Healy/Denali Chamber of Commerce, and National Park Service. For more information contact Charlie Loeb at (907) 683-6416.
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Did You Know?
Recent climate warming has affected Denali in ways that are readily apparent, such as reduced spring snowfall, earlier snowmelt, earlier green-up and thawing of permanent snowfields. Subarctic ecosystems, like Denali, are extremely sensitive to climate variability and change.