Ought to a street be constructed to attach Captain Prepare dinner State Park with northern subdivisions? The North Highway Extension Process Power needs to know what you assume. The group is soliciting public enter by way of a survey that can be used to assist information the way forward for the undertaking, which might additional prolong the Kenai Spur Freeway into communities north of Nikiski.
A 7.5-mile-long, 18-foot-wide gravel extension of the Kenai Spur Freeway from Captain Prepare dinner State Park to about Otter Creek was thought of to be “substantially complete” by the borough in late 2020 and was accomplished in 2021. Now, the borough is contemplating an extra extension that would present entry to the peninsula’s Gray Cliffs, Moose Level and Level Possession subdivisions.
Kenai Peninsula Borough Meeting member Jesse Bjorkman, who represents Nikiski, stated Friday that the aim of the survey is to garner enter from a broad group of stakeholders. The undertaking is one numerous people are enthusiastic about, significantly the potential to increase the street into the Moose Level subdivision, he stated.
“I think it’s very important that the public provide their input on this survey,” Bjorkman stated.
Among the many suggestions residents offered throughout a public assembly on the undertaking final summer season, Bjorkman stated, had been considerations about visitors and upkeep, but additionally assist for expanded entry to the realm.
“Yes, they want roads, but they also want road maintenance,” Bjorkman stated of the group.
The survey might be accessed at kpb.us/assembly-clerk/active-task-forces/north-road-extension-advisory-task-force.
The North Highway Extension Advisory Process Power will meet on April 12 by way of Zoom and on Could 10 within the Kenai Peninsula Borough Meeting chambers.
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