PUBLISHED: 4:52 PM on Wednesday, July 30, 2008
DOT&PF Regional Director Menzies retiring
JUNEAU - Department of Transportation and Public Facilities Southeast Regional Director Malcolm Menzies announced his retirement from state service effective Aug. 29.

As the department's southeast regional director, Menzies coordinated projects such as the Sunny Point Intersection, runway upgrades in Ketchikan, Wrangell, Petersburg and Yakutat; pavement rehabilitation project in Ketchikan, Petersburg, Sitka and Juneau; as well as the day-to-day maintenance of all the state roads and airports in Southeast Alaska from Yakutat to Ketchikan. Additionally, Menzies oversaw upgrades to many of the state-owned docks and ferry terminals.

"Under Mal's leadership, the southeast region has prospered," said Commissioner Leo von Scheben. "His staff and the communities he has served respect him and trust him."