The Juneau Access Project promises to be the largest Southeast Alaska infrastructure project in a generation.
It’s intended to let more cars and travelers move among Skagway, Haines and Juneau, but transportation is something that always has a purpose. We drive to the store, we drive to work or school, we drive to church.
Easier access to Juneau — whether by highway, improved ferry service or some combination of the two — will have big implications for Haines, Skagway and Juneau alike.
Based on economic studies, here’s what to expect: