Four pages of items and positions that are not in the proposed Borough budget were requested by the Assembly and given to them to consider tonight. Among them are funding for: five full time EMTS and three full time paramedics, and more.
Six residents testified on the proposed Borough budget tonight in Wasilla. Two said the Borough needs to tax more, one of them said as a senior citizen she now pays zero in taxes and thinks that's wrong. Another resident said a sales tax would be better
Matanuska-Susitna Borough Manager John Moosey told the Assembly that a seventh year of a nearly flat mill rate was not going to be enough to offset new and increased costs and revenue reductions for a growing borough. He asked to raise the mill rate some.
2015 Susitna River Corridor Personal Use Firewood Area for mixed sawtimber is available on a first come first served basis
Effective April 1st and until further notice Seasonal Weight Restrictions in the Core area will be at 50% legal axle load.
Effective April 1st and until further notice Seasonal Weight Restrictions of 50% Legal Axle Load for all borough maintained roads beyond the Little Su Bridge on the Parks Hwy and beyond the Granite Creek Bridge on the Glenn Hwy.