NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETINGS All meetings of recognized boards, committees, and commissions of the Borough are open to the public and are held at Borough offices, 350 E. Dahlia Ave., Palmer, AK, unless specified otherwise. Three or more Assembly Members may be present at advertised public meetings of federal, state, and local governments or other entities. Meetings are scheduled as follows: BOARD DATE TIME LOCATION Agriculture Advisory Board 10/19/16 4:30 pm Assembly Chambers Local Emergency Planning Committee 10/19/16 7:00 pm Central Mat-Su Public Safety Building, Station 6-1 Platting Board 10/20/16 1:00 pm Assembly Chambers MSB Fish & Wildlife Commission CANCELLED 10/20/16 6:00 pm Lower Level Conference Room Historical Preservation Commission 10/20/16 6:30 pm Sutton Public Library Local Road Service Area Advisory Board 10/20/16 6:30 pm West Lakes Public Safety Building, Station 7-3 Parks, Recreation & Trails Advisory Board 10/24/16 5:00 pm Palmer High School Pool Aviation Advisory Board Work Session 10/25/16 3:00 pm Lower Level Conference Room Re: Regional Aviation System Plan Assembly Special Meeting Re: How To Pay 10/25/16 3:00 pm Assembly Chambers For Government Services Joint Assembly/Planning Commission Meeting 10/25/16 6:00 pm Assembly Chambers Abbreviated Plat 10/26/16 8:30 am Conference Room 110 Transportation Advisory Board Worksession 10/26/16 2:00 pm Conference Room 119 Re: Long Range Transportation Plan MSB Fish & Wildlife Commission 10/27/16 5:00 pm Central Mat-Su Public Safety Building, Station 6-1 Assembly Regular Meeting 11/01/16 6:00 pm Assembly Chambers Abbreviated Plat 11/02/16 8:30 am Conference Room 110 If you would like further information on any of these meetings or are interested in serving on any of the advisory boards, please call the Borough Clerk's Office at 861-8683, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Borough Website is: http://www.matsugov.us/publicmeetings. Disabled persons needing reasonable accommodation in order to participate at a Borough Board/ Commission meeting should contact the Borough ADA Coordinator at 861-8432 at least one week in advance of the meeting.
ABBREVIATED PLAT OCTOBER 26, 2016 LINDA LAVANWAY (owner/petitioner): The request is to divide Parcel B-1, Waiver 96-40-PWm, into three lots to be known as LAVANWAY SUBDIVISION, containing 9.50 acres +/-. Located within SW ¼ SW ¼ Sec 11, T16N, R03W, S.M. AK, lying west of Kink-Goose Bay Road and Hazel Avenue and north or Brocker Lake. Community Council: Knik-Fairview, Assembly District: #5 Dan Mayfield The Abbreviated Plat Public hearing will convene at 8:30 a.m. on October 26, 2016, in Conference Room 110 of the Dorothy Swanda Jones Building, 350 E. Dahlia Avenue, Palmer, Alaska. If you would like to send comments regarding the proposed action, please mail to MSB, Platting Division, 350 E. Dahlia, Palmer, Alaska 99645 or fax to (907) 861-8407 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Comments received by 3:00 PM one week prior to the meeting will be included in the Platting packet. Comments received from the public up to 4:00 PM one day prior to the meeting will be given to the Platting Officer in a “Hand-Out” packet the day of the meeting. In order to be eligible to file an appeal from a decision of the Platting Officer, a person must be designated an interested party pursuant to MSB 15.39.010. An interested party means (a) the applicant before the Platting Officer; or (b) any person affected by the decision who appeared before the Platting Officer and made oral or written presentation. The procedures governing appeals to the Platting Board are contained in MSB 43.35.003, which is available on the borough Internet home page (www.matsugov.us), or at various libraries within the borough. Publish: October 19, 2016
HOUSING FORUM MEETING The Department of Planning and Land use will hold a Housing Forum Meeting on Thursday, October 20, 2016 beginning at 2:00 pm at Central Mat-Su Public Safety Building Station 61 – Training Room 1, 101 W. Swanson Avenue, Wasilla. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss the Housing Forum partnership, review the progress of the Project Management Plan, and begin outreach component. For additional information, please contact Taunnie L. Boothby, Planner, at 861-8526; or by email at Taunnie. email@example.com. Publish: October 12 and 19, 2016
The Planning Team meetings scheduled are: (Planning teams consist of Planning staff and members of the public who are appointed by the Planning Commission to work on community comprehensive plans and special land use districts, and community planning meetings.) None The Community Council meetings scheduled are: (Community Councils are not agencies or subgroups of the Borough) Chase Community Council 10/19/16 6:00 pm Talkeetna Roadhouse Knik-Fairview Community Council Board 10/19/16 6:30 pm Knik Public Safety Building, Meeting Station 6-2 Trapper Creek Community Council 10/20/16 6:30 pm Trapper Creek Community Center, Mile 115.2 Parks Hwy Glacier View Community Council 10/20/16 7:00 pm Glacier View School South Knik River Community Council 10/20/16 7:00 pm George E Steffes Public Safety Building, Station 2-2 CANCELLED 10/25/16 5:30 pm Big Lake Family Restaurant, Big Lake Community Council Board Meeting 3261 S Big Lake Rd Sutton Community Council 10/26/16 7:00 pm Sutton Public Library, 11301 N Chickaloon Way Fishhook Community Council 10/27/16 7:00 pm Government Peak Chalet North Lakes Community Council 10/27/16 7:00 pm Boys & Girls Club Knik-Fairview Community Council Annual 11/02/16 7:00 pm Knik Public Safety Building, Meeting & Election of Directors Station 6-2 Publish: October 19, 2016
Brett Memorial Ice Arena
861-7690 • 746 East Bogard Road, Wasilla LEARN TO SKATE—Next Session Starting October 27 and 29! Tuesdays and Thursdays (11:30 to 12:15pm) or (5:15 to 6pm) Saturdays 1:00 to 1:45 pm Public Hockey Adults Only Beginner/Novice - Tuesdays 9:15-10:15 pm • Intermediate/Advanced - Wednesdays 9:15-10:15 pm • Bronze/Intermediate - Thursday 9:15 - 10:15pm PUBLIC SKATE Saturday 2:00 - 3:30pm • Sunday 1:30 - 3:00pm! Contact the Brett office if you are looking for a team 907-861-7696 Visit us on the web: www.matsugov.us/bretticearena
just a reminder.... PERSONAL USE OF FIREWORKS IS ILLEGAL WITHIN THE MATANUSKA-SUSITNA BOROUGH, WITH THE EXCEPTION OF NEW YEARS EVE & IN THE CITY LIMITS OF HOUSTON. MSB 8.35.005 ORGANIZED EVENTS USING FIREWORKS REQUIRE SPECIAL PERMITS. VIOLATORS ARE SUBJECT TO FINES OF UP TO $500 PER OCCURRENCE. FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT THE MATANUSKA-SUSITNA BOROUGH CODE COMPLIANCE OFFICE AT (907) 861-7822 CONTACT THE CITIES FOR THEIR FIREWORKS ORDINANCES
MATANUSKA-SUSITNA BOROUGH clean air mat-su
PLEASE HELP US KEEP THE VALLEY SAFE!!
On still, cold winter days, air can become unhealthy due to smoke from wood stoves and open burning. To prevent “bad” air days, here’s what you can do: 1. Burn dry wood 2. Use other heat sources if possible 3. No open burning, burn barrels or campfires Matanuska-Susitna Borough will be issuing air quality alerts when air quality levels exceed healthy standards. Please help keep our air clean. Call 352-dust for current information about air quality.
Vern Halter, Mayor 861-8682 firstname.lastname@example.org
Jim Sykes, #1 354-6962 email@example.com
Matthew Beck, #2 355-3223 firstname.lastname@example.org
YOUR COOPERATION IS GREATLY APPRECIATED!
George McKee, #3 373-3630 email@example.com
Steve Colligan, #4 373-1502 firstname.lastname@example.org
Dan Mayfield, #5 892-7406 email@example.com
To see a complete listing of all boards and commissions, please go to http://www.matsugov.us/boards and scroll to the bottom of the page, and click on membership.
Barbara J. Doty, #6 746-0460 firstname.lastname@example.org
Randall Kowalke, #7 315-0805 email@example.com
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