DMV Closed to Non-Members

Due to staffing issues ATA has temporarily  closed its’ DMV service to Non-Members. Member work may be dropped off at ATA Headquarters or emailed to Kristen@aktrucks.org. Drop off work will be done Wednesday, Thursday, & Fridays then available for pick-up the following day. Please contact Joe Michel with questions joe@aktrucks.org or 907-276 1149. We expect […]

DOT physical availability in Anchorage

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Alaska DOT&PF Recognizes National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Sept. 13, 2019 Contact: Meadow Bailey, (907) 451-2240, meadow.bailey@alaska.gov Alaska DOT&PF Recognizes National Truck Driver Appreciation Week In Alaska, 94% of communities depend on trucking to receive goods. (ANCHORAGE, Alaska) – The Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities (DOT&PF) is recognizing National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, Sept. 8-14. At weigh stations in Anchorage […]

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Publishes Hours of Service Proposal to Improve Safety and Increase Flexibility for Commercial Drivers

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) today published a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) on changes to hours of service (HOS) rules to increase safety on America’s roadways by updating existing regulations for commercial motor vehicle (CMV) drivers.   “This proposed rule seeks to enhance safety by giving America’s […]

Redundant Power Line Cut Over

All, You may have noticed all the trenching, filling, and cable pulling in the vicinity of Terminal Road and the Security Center for the better part of the summer.  The result is that ML&P has brought a second power feed onto the Port so that we are no longer hamstrung by just the one that […]

In Memoriam: Marion Gibson Davis

Our beloved husband, father, and grandfather passed away at St. Vincent Providence Hospital in Portland, Oregon on July 18, 2019.  Marion was born on Sept. 18, 1948, in Greenville, Mississippi to Emett George Davis and Royce Christine Davis, the youngest of four siblings. His father was a carpenter, and Marion often followed him around as […]