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 Abbreviated Plat 11/02/16 8:30 am Conference Room 110 Platting Board 11/03/16 1:00 pm Assembly Chambers Joint Assembly/School Board Committee 11/07/16 12:00 pm Matanuska-Susitna Borough on School Issues School District Administration Building, 501 N Gulkana Street (Superintendent’s Office) Planning Commission 11/07/16 6:00 pm Assembly Chambers Enhanced 911 Advisory Board 11/08/16 9:00 am Cottonwood Public Safety Building, Station 6-5 South Colony RSA Board of Supervisors 11/08/16 5:00 pm Matanuska-Susitna Borough Operations & Maintenance Building Greater Willow RSA Board of Supervisors 11/08/16 6:30 pm Willow Area Community Center Abbreviated Plat 11/09/16 8:30 am Conference Room 110 Transportation Advisory Board CANCELLED 11/09/16 2:00 pm Lower Level Conference Room Trapper Creek RSA Board of Supervisors 11/09/16 5:30 pm Trapper Creek Public Library Caswell FSA Board of Supervisors 11/09/16 6:30 pm Caswell Public Safety Building, Station 13-1 RESCHEDULED TO 12/07/16 11/09/16 6:30 pm Mat-Su Covenant Church, Bogard RSA Board of Supervisors 5201 E Mayflower Lane Talkeetna FSA Board of Supervisors 11/10/16 6:00 pm Upper Susitna Senior Center, 16463 E Helena Ave Greater Talkeetna RSA Board of Supervisors 11/10/16 7:00 pm Talkeetna Public Safety Building Willow FSA Board of Supervisors 11/10/16 7:00 pm Nancy Lake Public Safety Building, Station 12-6 West Lakes FSA Board of Supervisors 11/14/16 6:00 pm West Lakes Public Safety Building, Station 7-3 Historical Preservation Commission 11/14/16 6:30 pm The Colony Inn, 325 E. Elmwood Ave. Central Mat-Su FSA Board of Supervisors 11/14/16 7:00 pm Central Mat-Su Public Safety Building, Station 6-1 Assembly Chambers Assembly Regular RESCHEDULED to 11/17 11/15/16 6:00 pm Meeting Fairview RSA Board of Supervisors 11/15/16 6:30 pm Snowshoe Elementary School Agriculture Advisory Board 11/15/16 4:30 pm Assembly Chambers
ABBREVIATED PLAT NOVEMBER 9, 2016 ROSS & CANDACE KOPPERUD (owner/petitioner): The request is to divide Parcel 2, Waiver 78-6-PWm, into three lots to be known as KOPPERUD KIDS, containing 9.28 acres +/-. Located within SE ¼ Sec 35, T18N, R02E, S.M. AK, lying north of Smith Road and east of the Old Glenn Highway. Community Council: Lazy Mountain, Assembly District: #1 Jim Sykes THOMAS ROSEN (owner/petitioner): The request is to divide Tract 8, Fairview Estates, Plat 72-62 into 2 lots to be known as LOTS 1 AND 2, FAIRVIEW ESTATES 3, containing 28.52 acres +/-. A single access point for both lots from W. Fairview Loop is shown on the plat. Located within Sec 28, T17N, R01W, S.M. AK, lying north of W. Fairview Loop and east of W. Clydesdale Drive. Community Council: Knik-Fairview, Assembly District: #3 George McKee LATITUDE NORTH CONSTRUCTION, LLC (owner/petitioner): The request is to divide Parcel 6, Waiver 2013-108-PWm, into 2 lots and 1 tract to be known as TEX-AL ESTATES, containing 16.77 acres +/-. Located within NW ¼ NE ¼ Sec 17, T18N, R01E, S.M. AK, lying on the southeast corner of Wasilla-Fishhook Road and Tex-Al Drive intersection. Community Council: Fishhook, Assembly District: #6 Barbara Doty The Abbreviated Plat Public hearing will convene at 8:30 a.m. on November 9, 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: email@example.com. 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: November 2, 2016
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.
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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.
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:
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) Knik-Fairview Community Council Annual 11/02/16 7:00 pm Knik Public Safety Building, Meeting & Election of Directors Station 6-2 Talkeetna Community Council 11/07/16 7:00 pm Talkeetna Public Library Willow Area Community Organization 11/07/16 7:00 pm Willow Community Center CANCELLED 11/08/16 7:00 pm Big Lake Lions Recreational Big Lake Community Council Center, 2942 S Lions Court Butte Community Council 11/09/16 7:00 pm Butte Community Center Chickaloon Community Council 11/09/16 7:00 pm Chickaloon Community Center, Mile 76.2 Glenn Hwy Meadow Lakes Community Council 11/09/16 7:00 pm Birch Creek Villas, 1210 N Kim Drive Jonesville/Slipper Lake Citizens Action 11/16/16 6:00 pm Sutton Public Library Committee (Sub-Committee of Sutton Community Council) Knik-Fairview Community Council Board 11/16/16 6:30 pm Knik Public Safety Building, Meeting Station 6-2 Sutton Community Council 11/16/16 7:00 pm Sutton Public Library Publish: November 2, 2016
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.
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 PLEASE HELP US KEEP THE VALLEY SAFE!!
Brett Memorial Ice Arena 861-7690 • 746 East Bogard Road, Wasilla LEARN TO SKATE—Tues. & Thurs. Oct. 27 - Nov. 17 • (11:30am-12:15pm) or (5:15-6pm) Saturdays, Oct. 29 - Dec. 10 • 1:00 to 1:45 pm Brett Ice Arena's Annual Holiday Ice Show Twas the Night Before Christmas Learn to Skate Show • December 17 from 6:15-8:30pm For More Information Call Kaitlyn (907) 861-7693
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