NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETINGS All meetings of recognized boards, committees, and commissions of the Borough are open to the public. More than three Assembly Members may be present at advertised public meetings of federal, state, and local governments or other entities. Meetings are scheduled as follows: BOARD
Animal Care & Regulation Board
Parks, Recreation & Trails Advisory Board MSB Fish & Wildlife Commission
5:00 pm 6:30 pm
Abbreviated Plat MSB 8.32 Review Commission (Energy Policy) Transportation Advisory Board
08/28/13 08/28/13 08/28/13
8:30 am 12:00 pm 2:00 pm
Talkeetna Sewer & Water SSA Board of Supervisors Borough Area Schools Site Selection Committee Re: Public Hearing on Resolution 13-01
3:00 pm 6:00 pm
Abbreviated Plat Talkeetna Sewer & Water SSA Board of Supervisors Platting Board
09/04/13 09/04/13 09/05/13
8:30 am 3:00 pm 8:30 am
Assembly Special Meeting Re: (1) Joint discussion with the Cities of Houston, Palmer, and Wasilla on Consolidated Dispatch; (2) M/V Susitna - Ferry; and (3) AM No. 13-123 - Award of Contract to Western Construction and Equipment for the Caswell Lakes Road Upgrade.
LOCATION Animal Care & Regulation Shelter Classroom, 9470 Chanlyut Circle (next to Central Landfill), Palmer Sutton Public Library Mat-Su College, Snodgrass, Room 118, 8295 E. College Drive, Palmer Mat-Su Borough Gym Foyer Mat-Su Borough Gym Foyer New Horizons Telecom Inc, 901 Cope Industrial Way, Palmer Talkeetna Public Safety Building Mat-Su Borough School District Administration Building, 501 N. Gulkana Street, Palmer Mat-Su Borough School District Administration Building, 501 N. Gulkana Street, Palmer Mat-Su Borough Gym Foyer Talkeetna Public Safety Building Mat- Su Borough School District Administrative Building, 501 N. Gulkana Street, Palmer Mat-Su Borough School District Administrative Building, 501 N. Gulkana Street, Palmer
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 FOLLOWING BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS CURRENTLY HAVE VACANCIES: Board of Adjustment and Appeals Board of Equalization Board of Ethics Commission on Salaries and Emoluments Emergency Medical Services Board
THE FOLLOWING SERVICE AREAS CURRENTLY HAVE VACANCIES: FIRE SERVICE AREAS: ROAD SERVICE AREAS:
If you are interested in applying for any of the vacancies and are a registered voter of the Matanuska-Susitna Borough, please call the Borough Clerk’s Office at 745-9681, Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., or visit our website www.matsugov.us/clerk/boards-commissions for an application. Publish: August 23, 2013
REMEMBER TO VOTE! Beginning January 1 of each calendar year, registered voters of the Matanuska-Susitna Borough may apply for an absentee ballot by submitting a completed Absentee By-Mail Ballot Application to the Borough Clerk's Office. The deadline for submitting a ballot application for the October 1, 2013, regular election is September 24, 2013. Absentee By-Mail Ballot Applications are available online at www.matsugov.us/election or contact the Borough Clerk’s Office at 745-9683 to request a copy. Absentee In-Person voting will begin on Monday, September 16, 2013, and continue through Election Day, Tuesday, October 1, 2013, at designated areas throughout the Borough. Call the Borough Clerk's Office at 745-9683 for more information. Publish: August 23, 2013
Susitna Community Council
Sutton Public Library Mat-Su Boys & Girls Club, 3700 E. Bogard Road, Wasilla Upper Susitna Senior Center
Publish: August 23, 2013
MATANUSKA-SUSITNA BOROUGH OCTOBER 1, 2013, REGULAR ELECTION Are you interested in serving as an Election Official? Don’t delay, submit your application today! Download an application at www.matsugov.us/clerk/elections or contact the Borough Clerk’s Office at 745-9683.
The Community Council meetings scheduled are: (Community Councils are not agencies or subgroups of the Borough) 6:30 pm 7:00 pm
MATANUSKA-SUSITNA BOROUGH OCTOBER 1, 2013, REGULAR ELECTION ABSENTEE VOTING
Butte, Sutton, Talkeetna Alpine, Fairview, Gold Trail, Knik, Lazy Mountain, Meadow Lakes, Midway, North Colony, South Colony, Trapper Creek Chase Trail, Garden Terrace, Talkeetna Flood Control, Talkeetna Sewer & Water
SPECIAL SERVICE AREAS:
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.)
Sutton Community Council North Lakes Community Council
Enhanced 911 Advisory Board Library Board Local Emergency Planning Committee MSB 8.32 Review Commission (Policy Review) Office of Administrative Hearings Platting Board
You must be a registered voter of the Borough. Training and compensation provided.
MATANUSKA-SUSITNA BOROUGH Planning and Land Use Department
(907) 745-9822 / fax (907)745-9876
To Protect the Environment and Local Quality of Life Motorized uses are limited on:
Zoning, Land Use and Building Regulations DO Exist in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough.
COTTONWOOD LAKE, FINGER LAKE, and WASILLA LAKE
PERMITS MAY BE REQUIRED.
NO WAKE AND 5 MPH SPEED LIMIT WITHIN 100 FEET OF SHORE and within areas marked by buoys. Motors must have noise mufflers. Personal watercraft such as jet skis, wave runners, etc. may be operated between 8:00 a.m. & 11:00 p.m. ONLY. Organized events such as races require permits. OBSERVE ALL U.S. COAST GUARD RULES
PLEASE, DO NOT DISTURB WILDLIFE
Between 11:00 P.M. AND 8:00 A.M. entire lake is a NO WAKE ZONE. 5 mph speed limit, noisy motorized uses and personal watercraft such as jet skis, waver runners, etc. are prohibited.
MOTORIZED USES ARE PROHIBITED ON COTTONWOOD CREEK VIOLATORS ARE SUBJECT TO FINES AND OTHER PENALTIES Thank You For Your Cooperation For More Information Contact: MATANUSKA-SUSITNA BOROUGH (907) 745-9853 MSB Code 17.58
Larry DeVilbiss, Mayor 745-9682 firstname.lastname@example.org
Warren Keogh, #1 745-1161 email@example.com
Noel Woods, #2 745-3027 firstname.lastname@example.org
Developers and land owners are responsible for knowing the rules. If you plan to start, or are now conducting any of the following land use activities, those activities must comply with Borough regulations: Land Use Racetracks Special Events Subdividing Land Mobile Home Parks Multifamily Development Adult-Oriented Businesses Use of Hazardous Material Public Display of Fireworks Commercial & Industrial Uses Uses that create noise & traffic Establishments that sell Liquor Drug & Alcohol Treatment Centers Earth Materials Extraction Activities Developing Land in Flood Hazard Areas Use of Lakes, Creeks, & other Waterbodies Auto Salvage Yards, Junkyards, & Refuse Areas Development within designated Land Use Districts Community Correctional Residential Centers, Jails & Prisons Structural Setbacks for Building near Lot Lines, Public Use Easements, Right-of-Ways, & Shorelines Use or occupancy of Borough-owned land, including but not limited to: clearing right-of-ways, cutting trees, mining or prospecting, crossing with motorized vehicles, camping, shooting, & storing materials or equipment. Borough staff is available to assist you in determining which Borough regulations apply to your activity and help you comply with those laws. In order to save time and money, and prevent violations of Borough Code, please contact the Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Permit Center Division, 350 East Dahlia Avenue, Palmer, Alaska 99645 Phone: (907) 745-9822, Fax: (907) 745-9876. For a full description of Title 17, log onto the borough web page at www.matsugov.us Or email us at PermitCenter@matsugov.us.
Ronald Arvin, #3 373-6685 email@example.com
Steve Colligan, #4 373-1502 firstname.lastname@example.org
Darcie K. Salmon, #5 232-8080 email@example.com
Jim Colver, #6 746-5300 firstname.lastname@example.org
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 email@example.com