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Nils Andreassen

Nils Andreassen

Nils Andreassen is the executive director of the Alaska Municipal League, which works to strengthen Alaska’s local governments. He lives in Juneau.

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A truck is loaded onto a ferry in an undated photo in Pelican, Alaska. (Photo provided by the City of Pelican)

Here are the next steps for Alaska to make the most of the federal infrastructure law, one year in

By: - November 21, 2022

A year ago, Alaska celebrated the passage of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA), what became upon signing by the President the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law. No matter the name, Alaska’s state and local officials knew just how important this long-awaited announcement was for agencies and communities with incredible infrastructure needs. The Alaska Municipal League […]