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Interior Secretary to Meet With KIng Cove Delegation
Group hopes to secure road to Cold Bay Airport
Alaska's congressional delegation have secured a face-to-face meeting between Interior Secretary Ken Salazar and a King Cove delegation.
Several residents will speak personally to the challenges of getting from king cove to the all-weather airport in Cold Bay.
The Interior Secretary is responsible for deciding whether the project moves forward.
Both Representative Don young and Senator Lisa Murkowski have threatened to hold up Congressional confirmation of his replacement Sally Jewell if Salazar does not take action.