Matanuska-Susitna Borough

Press Releases

Sockeye Fire 96 Percent Contained

Fire is 96% contained. Management of the Sockeye Fire will transition from the Alaska Interagency Type 1 Incident Management Team to a Type 3 fire management organization on Saturday, June 27. About 80 firefighters will remain under the Type 3 organizatio

Fireworks Are Illegal Across Alaska

The State has banned all fireworks and even the use of a charcoal grill in your own yard. The only allowed open flames in the Borough are propane gas grills and backpacker stoves.

End To In-kind Donations For Fire

Sockeye Fire relief organizations ask for end to in‐kind donations.
Best ways to help now: cash, or gifts that ‘pay it forward’.

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.