$1M in funding considered for Alaska landfill

Posted: Sunday, December 12, 2010

FAIRBANKS - More than $1 million in new funding is being considered by the Fairbanks North Star Borough Assembly for the next phase in a landfill project to comply with state and federal regulations.

The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports the project includes two major parts: sealing sections of the landfill and building a line that circulates moisture through the closed sections.

The first phase of the three-year project was completed during the summer and cost about $6 million.

On Thursday, the assembly moved forward with two sources of state funding for the project. The rest of the funding comes from tipping fees paid by municipalities and other customers.

Trending this week:


© 2018. All Rights Reserved.  | Contact Us