Matanuska-Susitna Borough

Planning Department

The Planning department is responsible for services including protecting historic properties, assisting in permitting needs, providing code compliance information, supporting environmental services, long range planning, and subdivision of land.

Contacts


Eileen Probasco, Planning and Land Use Director Phone: (907) 861-8501 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Development Services

One-Stop-Shop for all your permitting needs. Development Services assists the public in determining permitting needs; manages all driveway access onto borough roads; processes all utility, encroachment, construction and other Right-of-Way permits; and manages development in rights-of way and easements.

Contacts


Alex Strawn, Development Services Manager Phone: (907) 861-7822 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Theresa Taranto, Development Services Administrative Specialist Phone: (907) 861-8574 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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Development Services Forms

Variance Application MSB 17.65
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Timber Harvest and Transportation Permit
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Temporary Noise Permit
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Tall Structure Application Form
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Special Event Permit
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Code Compliance

The Code Compliance Division provides services for the administration and enforcement of ordinances, regulations, and the flood damage prevention program. We conduct field inspections, investigate violations and takes appropriate action to gain compliance. And Finally we
provide public information and education on Borough ordinances.

Contacts



Theresa Taranto, Development Services Administrative Specialist Phone: (907) 861-8574 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Code Compliance Forms

Complaint Form - ROW
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Complaint Form, General
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Permit Center

The Permit Center is a one stop shop for all your permitting needs. We assist the public in determining permitting needs and obtaining permits for most Borough development activities. We manage all driveway access onto borough roads, process all utility, encroachment, construction and other Right-of-Way permits, and manage development in rights-of way and easements.

Contacts



Permit Center Phone: (907) 861-7822 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Michelle Olsen, Permit Technician Phone (907) 861-7871 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Jennifer Monnin, Permit Technician Phone: (907) 861-8507 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Andy Dean, Right-Of-Way Coordinator Phone: (907) 861-7803 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Permit Center Forms

Marijuana Related Facility CUP
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Complaint Form - ROW
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Conditional Use Permit Alcoholic Bever...
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Earth Material Extraction in Water Table
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Conditional Use Permit Application
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Planning Division

The Planning Division is responsible for developing long range land use, transportation, and public facilities plans which concern the development and growth of the Borough. The Division also provides information and management plans on Mat-Su environmental resources and provides information and recommendations to policy makers on ways to sustain and protect the quality of Mat-Su’s environmental resources. It is responsible for the annual capital improvement program. The Borough’s Certified Local Government status with the State Historic Preservation Office is maintained by the group. The Planning Division assists with the development of regulations and methods of implementing adopted plans and acts as liaison with other public agencies relating to these types of planning. In fulfilling these responsibilities, the division works with citizens, community councils, incorporated cities, advisory boards, the planning commission, and the assembly.

Contacts


Sara Jansen, Acting Chief of Planning Phone: (907) 861-7865 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Pam Graham, Grants & Projects Phone: (907) 861-8525 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Jessica Smith, Planner II Phone: (907) 861-8514 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Frankie Barker, Environmental Planner II Phone: (907) 861-8439 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Karol Riese, Planning Division Administrative Specialist Phone: (907) 861-8556 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Plans

Chase Comprehensive Plan
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Talkeetna Comprehensive Plan
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Petersville Road Corridor Management Plan
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Fish and Numbered Lakes LMP
Regional Aviation System Plan

Studies

Big Lake Community Impact Assessment
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MSB Housing Needs Assessment
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Earth Economics Mat-Su Basin 2013
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Contribution of Land Conservation/Resi...
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Contribution of Ecosystem Svcs/Residen...
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Platting

The Platting Division oversees the subdivision of land within the Matanuska-Susitna Borough. Division staff assists the public in understanding and complying with the subdivision requirements specified by state and borough regulations. This involves the review of proposals to subdivide land; dedicate public use easements; and vacate public rights-of-way. Staff works with the State Recorders Office to facilitate recording of subdivision plats and resolutions. They provide copies of recorded subdivision plats and file information to the public upon request. In addition, the division is responsible for contract administration for the survey of Borough Municipal Entitled Lands.

Contacts



Fred Wagner, Platting Officer Phone: (907) 861-7874 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Platting Forms

Application for 40-Acre Exemption
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Application for Public Use Easement
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Application for Final Plat
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Application for Preliminary Plat
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Application for Variance
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