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NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETINGS

MATANUSKA-SUSITNA BOROUGH

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 02/27/13 8:30 am Mat-Su Borough Gym Foyer Transportation Advisory Board 02/27/13 1:00 pm New Horizons Telecom, Inc. Subcommittee Re: Public Infrastructure 901 Cope Industrial Way, Design Criteria Palmer Transportation Advisory Board 02/27/13 2:00 pm New Horizons Telecom, Inc., 901 Cope Industrial Way, Palmer Talkeetna Sewer & Water SSA Board 02/27/13 3:00 pm Talkeetna Roadhouse of Supervisors Health & Social Services Board 02/28/13 9:00 am Central Mat-Su Public Safety Building, Station 6-1 MSB Fish & Wildlife Commission 02/28/13 6:00 pm Animal Care & Regulation (previously scheduled on 02/21/13) Shelter Classroom, 9470 E. Chanlyut Circle, Palmer (Next to Central Landfill) Big Lake RSA Board of Supervisors 02/28/13 7:00 pm Big Lake Public Library Joint Assembly/School Board Committee 03/04/13  12:00 pm Mat-Su Borough School on School Issues District Administration Building, 501 N. Gulkana Street, Palmer Planning Commission 03/04/13 6:00 pm Mat-Su Borough School District Administration Building 501 N. Gulkana Street, Palmer Assembly Regular Meeting 03/05/13 6:00 pm Mat-Su Borough School District Administration Building 501 N. Gulkana Street, Palmer Abbreviated Plat 03/06/13 8:30 am Mat-Su Borough Gym Foyer Circle View & Stampede Estates Flood & 03/06/13 6:30 pm Butte Public Safety Building Water Erosion Control SSA Board of Supervisors Joint Bogard/Midway RSA Board 03/06/13 6:30 pm Cottonwood Public Safety of Supervisors Building Platting Board 03/07/13 8:30 am Mat-Su Borough School District Administration Building 501 N. Gulkana Street, Palmer Historical Preservation Commission 03/07/13 6:30 pm Palmer Museum Library Board 03/09/13   10:00 am Willow Public Library Animal Care & Regulation Board 03/11/13 5:00 pm Animal Care & Regulation Shelter Classroom, 9470 Chanlyut Circle, Palmer (Next to Central Landfill) West Lakes FSA Board of Supervisors 03/11/13 6:00 pm West Lakes Public Safety Building, Station 7-3 Wasilla-Lakes FSA Board of Supervisors 03/11/13 7:00 pm Central Mat-Su Public Safety Building, Station 6-1 Wastewater & Septage Advisory Board 03/12/13 2:00 pm New Horizons Telecom, Inc., 901 Cope Industrial Way, Palmer

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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 745-9683, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Borough Website is: http://www.matsugov.us. Disabled persons needing reasonable accommodation in order to participate at a Borough Board/ Commission meeting should contact the Borough ADA Coordinator at 746-7432 at least one week in advance of the meeting. ____________________________________________________________________________________________ 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.)

PLATTING BOARD AGENDA MARCH 7, 2013

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CALL TO ORDER A. Pledge of Allegiance B. Introduction of Platting Board & Staff C. Approval of the Agenda

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APPROVAL OF MINUTES A. February 7, 2013

3.

UNFINISHED BUSINESS

A.  ARCTIC CORP (owners/petitioners): The petitioner is requesting to combine proposed Tract A and Lot 15, Block 4, FULLER LAKE HEIGHTS PHASE II into one lot, containing 62.87 acres +/-. The Platting Board approved this master plan on May 15, 2008. This master plan has received two administrative extensions and will expire May 15, 2017. No phases have been recorded. The original Master Plan has two-phases with 38 new lots and 1 tract. Located within N ½ NE ¼ Sec 34, T18N, R02W, S.M. AK., lying on the north shore of Fuller Lake. Community Council Area: Meadow lakes  Assembly District: #7: Vern Halter 4.

PUBLIC HEARINGS

A. STEVE & LESLIE THOMAS (owners/petitioners): The request is to subdivide Tract A-4, Dewy’s Garden Subdivision, Addition No. 2, plat 88-1, into two new lots to be known as THOMAS ACRES, containing 10.43 acres +/-. The petitioner has requested to vacate E. Dew Ave. and replace it with a 60’ wide right-of-way to the north of proposed Lot 1, Thomas Acres. E. Dew Ave. is not constructed. This vacation will resolve a setback violation. Located within W ½ SW ¼ Sec 06, T17N, R03E, S.M. AK., lying east of N. Marley Drive. (AMENDED LINE) Community Council Area: Butte  Assembly District: #1: Warren Keogh. Continued from the platting hearing on February 7, 2013. B. DENNIS & JENNIFER MILLER (owners/petitioners): The request is to subdivide Government Lot 4, Section 1 (tax parcel D001) into three new lots to be known as LOST FARM SUBDIVISION, containing 45.92 acres +/-. Access is from the Susitna River. Located within SE ¼ Sec 01, T24N, R05W, S.M. AK., lying on the east bank of the Susitna River & west of the Alaska Railroad. Community Council Area: Susitna  Assembly District: #7: Vern Halter C. KNIK HEIGHTS LLC (owners/petitioners): The request is to subdivide Lot 1, Block 1 and Lots 2, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8, Block 2 Knik Heights West Subdivision, plat no. 2005-165, into fourteen new lots to be known as Lots 1A and 1B, Block 1 and Lots 2A, 2B, 4A, 4B, 5A, 5B, 6A, 6B, 7A, 7B, 8A and 8B, Block 2, containing 17.87 acres +/-. Legal and physical access to proposed lots are constructed and are maintained by the Borough. Located within SE ¼ Sec 06, T16N, R02W, S.M. AK., lying west of S. Knik Knack Mud Shack Road adjacent to W. Dagg Drive and S. Rolf Circle. Community Council Area: Knik Fairview  Assembly District: #5: Darcie Salmon D.  NUGENT PROP LLC (owners/petitioners): The request is to divide the NW ¼ NE ¼ Section 26 into 10 lots to be known as JUNE LAKE WEST, containing 40.06 acres +/-. The petitioner is planning on dedicating and constructing an extension of N. Wyoming Drive to N. Overview Drive. Located within NE ¼ Sec 26, T18N, R02W, S.M. AK., lying adjacent to N. Wyoming Drive. Community Council Area: Meadow Lakes  Assembly District: #7: Vern Halter E. PIPPEL FAMILY LIMITED PARTNERSHIP / HG PROPERTIES LLC (owners/petitioners): The request is to subdivide Lot 1, French Haven, Plat No. 2004-69 and Tax Parcel A10, Section 32, Township 18 North, Range 02 East, Seward Meridian, Alaska, into four lots and one tract, to be known as PIPPEL SUBDIVISION, containing 36.48 acres +/-. Petitioner is dedicating a portion of E. Scott Road. Located within NE ¼ NE ¼ Sec 32, T18N, R02E, S.M. AK., lying north of E. Scott Road West of N. Glenn Highway. Community Council Area: City of Palmer  Assembly District: #1: Warren Keogh F. DEBRA CHESTNUT & DENNIS DUSSMAN (owners/petitioners): The request is to subdivide Lot 3, US Survey 4616, Section 20, into two lots, to be known as USS 4616 LOTS 3A & 3B, containing 4.40 acres +/-. Access to proposed subdivision is via float-plane/boat in summer and snowmobile/ski-plane in winter. Located within SW ¼ Sec 20, T16N, R06W, S.M. AK., adjacent to Fish Creek Slough & near Flat Horn Lake. Community Council Area: Outside of area  Assembly District: #7: Vern Halter 5.

MISCELLANEOUS A. Discussion on Title 43 proposed Revisions.

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RECONSIDERATIONS/APPEALS

None ____________________________________________________________________________________________

7.

PERSONS TO BE HEARD

The Community Council meetings scheduled are:  (Community Councils are not agencies or subgroups of the Borough)

8.

PLATTING OFFICER COMMENTS

9.

BOARD COMMENTS

Sutton Community Council 02/27/13 6:30 pm Sutton Public Library Glacier View Community Council 02/28/13 6:00 pm Glacier View School North Lakes Community Council 02/28/13 7:00 pm Mat- Su Boys & Girls Club, 3700 E. Bogard Road, Wasilla Talkeetna Community Council 03/04/13 7:00 pm Talkeetna Elementary School Willow Area Community Organization 03/04/13 7:00 pm Willow Community Center Point MacKenzie Community Council 03/07/13 7:00 pm Art & Boots Scates Public Work Session Re: Visitor Kiosk Safety Building Presentation by Sustainable Design Group Susitna Community Council 03/07/13 7:00 pm Upper Susitna Senior Center Publish:  February 26, 2013

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THE PLATTING BOARD WILL CONVENE AT 8:30 a.m. on March 7, 2013, in the Assembly Hall of the Mat-Su Borough School District Administration Building, 501 N. Gulkana Street, Palmer, Alaska. If you would like to send comments regarding the proposed action, please mail to MSB, Platting Division, 350 E. Dahlia Ave, Palmer, AK 99645 or fax to 746-7407. Comments received by 3:00 PM one week prior to the meeting will be included in the Platting Board packet. Comments received up to 4:00 PM one day prior to the meeting will be given to the Platting Board 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 Board, a person must be designated an interested party pursuant to MSB 15.39.010. The procedures governing appeals to the Board of Adjustment & Appeals are contained in MSB 15.39.010-250, which is available on the borough Internet home page located at (www.matsugov.us), or at various libraries within the borough. Publish:  February 26 2013

MATANUSKA-SUSITNA BOROUGH

ABBREVIATED PLATS

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MATANUSKA-SUSITNA BOROUGH ASSEMBLY

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE

MARCH 6, 2013

Application has been received for the abbreviated plats hearing for the following: J W & VERA M BRANNON (owners/petitioners): The request is to adjust the common lot line 10’ between Lot 7 and Lot 8, Block 1, MAEWEST ACRES, Plat No. 84-108, Section 03, Township 15 North, Range 03 West, Seward Meridian, Alaska, to be known as LOTS 7A & 8A, containing 1.98 acres +/. Access is via S. Roseberry Loop. Adjustment of the common lot line will alleviate a setback issue. Located within NW ¼ NW ¼ Sec 03, T15N, R03W, S.M. AK., lying south of the W. Point MacKenzie Road S. Knik Goose Bay Road intersection. Community Council Area: Knik Fairview Assembly District: #5: Darcie Salmon RUSSELL W & PAMELA BURLINGAME (owners/petitioners): The request is to create one lot from Parcels 2 & 4 as described in Warranty Deed recorded at 2012-028067-0 excepting therefrom the State of Alaska Declaration of Taking for Bogard Road to be known as CITY VIEW, containing 2.33 acres +/-. This property will be served by city sewer and water. Located within SE ¼ SW ¼ Sec 03, T17N, R01W, S.M. AK., lying at the intersection of E. Nelson Avenue / E. Bogard Road / N. Main Street & N. Wasilla Fishhook. Community Council Area: City of Wasilla Assembly District: #4: Steve Colligan The Abbreviated Public hearing will convene at 8:30 AM on Wednesday, March 6, 2013, in the MSB BOROUGH GYM FOYER, 350 E. Dahlia Avenue, Palmer, Alaska. The public is invited to attend and participate. Written testimony will be accepted if received prior to the hearing. Please Mail to: Paul Hulbert, Platting Officer, MSB Platting Division, 350 E Dahlia Ave, Palmer, AK 99645 or FAX 746-7407 (Phone 907-745-9874).

The Matanuska-Susitna Borough Assembly will hold a Regular Assembly meeting on Tuesday, March 5, 2013, 6:00 pm, at the Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District Administration Building, 501 N. Gulkana Street, Palmer. A public hearing will be held on the following items: 1.  Resolution Serial No. 13-033: A RESOLUTION REMOVING A BOARD MEMBER FROM THE ANIMAL CARE AND REGULATION BOARD. a. IM No. 13-048 2. Ordinance Serial No. 13-033: AN ORDINANCE APPROVING AN APPROPRIATION OF $200,000 FROM THE WEST LAKES FIRE SERVICE AREA FUND BALANCE, FUND 249 TO FUND 405, PROJECT NO. 45244, TO ALLOW FOR THE PURCHASE OF A FIRE TRUCK FOR THE WEST LAKES FIRE SERVICE AREA. a. Resolution Serial No. 13-034: A RESOLUTION APPROVING THE AMENDED BUDGET FOR PROJECT NO. 45244, TO ALLOW FOR THE PURCHASE OF A FIRE TRUCK FOR THE WEST LAKES FIRE SERVICE AREA. (1) IM No. 13-050 3. Ordinance Serial No. 13-034: AN ORDINANCE AMENDING PORTIONS OF MSB 3.28, SPECIAL ASSESSMENTS; AS IT RELATES TO THE CREATION OF NATURAL GAS DISTRIBUTION LINE LOCAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS. (Sponsored by Assemblymember Keogh) a. IM No. 13-064 LONNIE R. MCKECHNIE, CMC, Borough Clerk

Publish:  February 26 2013 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 Larry DeVilbiss, Mayor Warren Keogh, #1 Noel Woods, #2 Ronald Arvin, #3 Steve Colligan, #4 in MSB 43.35.003, 745-9682 which is available on the745-1161 borough Internet home page745-3027 (www.matsugov.us), in 373-6685 the 373-1502 larry.devilbiss@matsugov.us warrenkeogh.district1@gmail.com noelwoods@mtaonline.net ronarvin@mtaonline.net stevecolligan@mtaonline.net Borough Clerk’s office, or at various libraries within the borough. Type: Easement (MSB006551P) Publish:  February 26 2013

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What is the zoning for this lot? What permits do I need to build on this land? Who do I contact to complain about a neighbor’s trash or junk cars? Is my lot in a flood hazard area? Who do I contact about building regulations in the borough, outside of the cities of Wasilla, Palmer and Houston? Who do I call about loud noises or vibrations? Where can I legally set off fireworks? What rules apply using this lake? For answers to the above questions please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions link on http://www.matsugov.us/CodeCompliance/ or contact: Matanuska Susitna Borough, Code Compliance Division, 350 E. Dahlia, Palmer, AK, 99645. Phone: 745-9853, fax: 745-9876. Website: www.matsugov.us, email: ccb@matsugov.us

Larry DeVilbiss, Mayor 745-9682 larry.devilbiss@matsugov.us

Warren Keogh, #1 745-1161 warrenkeogh.district1@gmail.com

Noel Woods, #2 745-3027 noelwoods@mtaonline.net

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PUBLIC NOTICEJim Colver, #6

Darcie K. Salmon, #5 232-8080 darciesalmon@mtaonline.net

746-5300 jimcolver@mtaonline.net

Vern Halter, #7 355-1328 vernhalter@mtaonline.net

Parcel: 14N04W Sections 25, 26, 36

The Matanuska-Susitna Borough (MSB), Land Management Division, has received a request from Central Alaska Energy, LLC, to place a pipeline(s) and necessary structures in the MSB surveyed utility corridor, from the ship dock to the tank farm leasehold (MSB006551) to facilitate fuel products transportation. The proposed pipeline easement area is 15 feet wide along the south and west of the utility corridor as displayed with final placement determined by stamped engineer drawings. Township 14 North, Range 04 West, Sections 25, 26, and 36, Seward Meridian. Primary activity is to be fu el transportation. Supporting material is available for public inspection during normal business hours on the 2nd floor of the Matanuska-Susitna Borough building in the Land Management Division. Public comment is invited on this request. Please mail or deliver comments to the borough offices at the address indicated above, no later than March 5, 2013. If you have questions about this request: call Glenda at 745-9864 between 8:00-5:00 or you can send an e-mail to: glenda.smith@matsugov.us (PLEASE REFER TO MSB006551P WHEN SUBMITTING COMMENTS).

Ronald Arvin, #3 373-6685 ronarvin@mtaonline.net

Steve Colligan, #4 373-1502 stevecolligan@mtaonline.net

Darcie K. Salmon, #5 232-8080 darciesalmon@mtaonline.net

Jim Colver, #6 746-5300 jimcolver@mtaonline.net

To see a complete listing of all boards and commissions, please go to http://www.matsugov.us/Clerk/boards-commission and scroll to the bottom of the page, and click on membership.

Vern Halter, #7 355-1328 vernhalter@mtaonline.net

Matanuska-Susitna Borough  

Administrative divisions of the Matanuska-Susitna Valley in Alaska