Hometown, Alaska: Public Transportation

The Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico is sharpening the public focus on energy efficient living. The use of  public transportation is one way people can participate in reducing the number of cars on the road.  Anchorage and the Matanuska Susitna Borough offer bus service for residents and commuters, but is this system in line with current needs?

Join host Ellen Lockyer as she talks with her guests to answer this question.

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HOST: Ellen Lockyer, KSKA


  •  Paula Kangis, marketing director, People Mover
  • Judy Tymick, customer service director, People Mover
  • Lamar Anderson, executive director, MASCOT


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LIVE: Wed, June 23, 2010 at 2:00 p.m.

REPEAT: Wed, June 23, 2010 at 10:00 p.m.


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