ERCC And ERVCC Updates: People Mover Commuters Fight To Retain The Last Bus To Chugiak-Eagle River

According to People Mover, the estimated yearly cost for Route 102 is $1.1 million. The estimated cost for the Eagle River Connect is another $200,000.

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Crime Town Hall Hears Citizen Requests for Tougher Laws

The main discussion being the justice reform legislation SB91, also referred to as “the Crime Bill” passed during the 2016 legislative session.

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Legislators Meet and Greet Constituents and Their Concerns

Local delegation to the state legislature got an earful of advice, criticism and fielded some tough, straight questions at Saturday's town hall meeting.

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Local Politics: Time to Get Informed; Time to Plan to Vote

In a little more than a month, area voters have the opportunity to make some decisions. Sure, we get to vote but far too many of us don’t bother to do so.

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Full Slate For Assembly Seat Chock Full of Political Drama

The first is a well-known former statesman almost considered a “ political grandfather ” to the current crop of active politicos.

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Advisory Board Discusses Slope In Local Construction

“The steep slope requirements were developed principally for use on the Hillside and codify recommendations of the Hillside District Plan."

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Internet Speeds Eklutna Valley

Faster Internet speeds are offered on every internet or digital television ad these days, but that doesn’t guarantee every location has access.

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Gretchen Runs For Assembly

Officially, it is Assembly District 2 – Seat C – Chugiak/Eagle River that Gretchen Wehmhoff filed for with the municipal division of elections on Jan. 30.

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A Pictorial Look at Local Legislators Swearing In For Duty

As most of our readership cannot be on hand to see swearing in, the ECHO News asked our various legislators to send us photos from the event.

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Carol Creek

At the Jan.18 CCC meeting, the council passed a motion that the issue of the Carol Creek plans be taken up at the Chugiak-Eagle River Advisory Board.

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