Matanuska-Susitna Borough

Press Releases

Sockeye Fire 98 Percent Contained

The fire is currently 98% contained. 100% containment is not expected for a few days. There are still many areas with heat in the interior and smokes will continue to persist for some time.

Fire Ban On Borough Land, Fireworks Illegal

The burn ban on Matanuska-Susitna Borough public lands remains in effect. All open fires including campfires, bonfires, and trash fires are banned on Borough lands.
The State lifted its ban of campfires and more on private lands and more.

State Burn Closure Lifted For Mat-su

While campfires and approved burn barrels will now be permitted, a burn suspension prohibiting open debris burning does remain in place in some areas the closure has been rescinded. Check with your local Division of Forestry office for burn suspensions.

Public Notices

Burn Ban

Temporary Burn Ban Immediately in Effect Until Further Notice Pursuant to MSB Code #2.85.020 the Matanuska-Susitna Borough has issued a temporary Burn Ban

Solid Waste Rate Increases

As of July 1 Solid Waste Rates are increasing. See the attached fliers for details.

Fireworks Are Illegal

Fireworks are illegal. The State has banned all fireworks and the sale of fireworks in the Mat-Su Borough.

Public Meetings

The time listed here is the correct time for the advertised meetings. When the "more details" link is clicked, Google may incorrectly reflect GMT (Greenwich Mean Time) date and time.

Please call 861-8683 if you have questions regarding meeting dates and times.