Matanuska-Susitna Borough

Contacts

 


Information: (907) 861-7801

Main Borough Address:  350 E. Dahlia Ave., Palmer, AK 99645

Elected Officials


Vern Halter, Borough Mayor
(907) 861-8682
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Borough Administration


John Moosey, Borough Manager
(907) 861-8689
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George Hays, Assistant Borough Manager
(907) 861-8405
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Sonya Conant, Human Resources Director
(907) 861-8432

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Kirsten Vesel, Animal Care and Regulation Manager
(907) 761-7505
 
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Therese Dolan, Port Operations Manager
(907) 861-7799
 
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Russ Krafft, Purchasing Officer 
(907) 861-8639
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Borough Attorney


Nicholas Spiropoulos, Borough Attorney
(907) 861-8677
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John Aschenbrenner, Assistant Borough Attorney
(907) 861-8677
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Borough Clerk


Lonnie McKechnie, CMC, Borough Clerk
(907) 861-8683
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Capital Projects


Jude Bilafer, Capital Projects Director 
(907) 861-7701
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Brad Sworts, Pre-Design & Engineering Manager
(907) 861-7715

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Jeff Walden, Project Management Manager 
(907) 861-7710
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Community Development


Eric Phillips, Community Development Director
Responsible for Borough owned land sales, libraries, parks, trails and recreational facilities.
(907) 861-8631

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Hugh Leslie, Recreational & Library Manager
(907) 861-7868

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Joe Miner, Ice Rink Manager
(907) 861-7692
 
Tim Pickard, Pools Manager
(907) 982-9265

 

Emergency Services


This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , Director of Emergency Services, (907) 861-8001
 
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Fire Deputy Director, (907) 861-8003
 
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This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Emergency Manager, (907) 861-8004
 
EMS Ambulance Billing: 
Billing, (907) 861-8564
Toll Free, (800) 770-2956
Fax, (907) 861-8566
 
DES Administrative Staff (Station 6-5): 
www.matsugov.us/des (907) 861-8000
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Administrative Assistant, (907) 861-8006
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This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Administrative Assistant - HR Assistant, (907) 861-8007
 
EMS Administrative Staff (Stations 6-5 & 5-1):
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Emergency Services Support Specialist, (907) 861-8013
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., EMS Training Coordinator, (907) 861-8011
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This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., EMS Instructor, (907) 861-8012
Vacant, EMS Quality Assurance Manager, (907) 861-8010
Vacant, EMS Operations Deputy Chief
 
Central Mat-Su Administrative Staff (Station 6-1):
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Fire Code Office (Station 5-1):
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Vacant, Fire Code Official
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West Lakes Administrative Staff (Station 8-2):
(907) 861-8081
John Fairchild (until position is filled), District 2 Chief
James Keel, Fire Service Assistant
Laurel Keel, Fire Service Assistant
Roy Roistacher, Fire Service Assistant
 
Willow/Caswell Administrative Staff:
(907) 707-5566
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Fleet Maintenance Facility 
(907) 861-8372
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District 1 - Central Mat-Su

Fire Stations
Station 51: 1911 S Terrace Court, Palmer, (907) 861-8320
Station 52: 7731 E Bogard Rd, Palmer
Station 61: 101 W Swanson Ave, Wasilla, (907) 861-8383
Station 62: 4568 S Knik-Goose Bay Rd, Wasilla
Station 63: 11021 W Horizon Dr., Wasilla
Station 64: 18297 W Point Mackenzie Rd, Wasilla
Station 65: 680 N Seward Meridian Pkwy, Wasilla, (907) 861-8000
Station 66: 2330 W Fairview Loop, Wasilla
 
EMS DEPARTMENT
Station 61: (907) 861-8383
 

District 2 West Lakes

Westlakes Fire Department Stations
Chief: John Fairchild
Station 71: (907) 861-8071
Station 72: (907) 357-7292
Station 73: (907) 892-5940
Station 81: (907) 861-8081
Station 82: (907) 892-6255
 
Houston Fire Department Station
Chief: Tom Hood
Station 91: (907) 892-6457
 
Westlakes EMS Department
Station 73: (907) 861-8073
 

District 4 Willow/Station 13-1/Caswell

Talkeetna Fire Department Stations
Chief: Eric Denkewalter
Station 11-1: (907) 861-8115
Station 11-2: (907) 861-8116

 
Caswell Fire Department Station
Chief: Richard Boothby
Station 13: (907) 892-6255
 
Willow Fire Department Stations
Chief: Richard Boothby
Station 12-1:
(907) 861-8121
Station 12-2: (907) 861-5005
 
Talkeetna Ambulance
Chief: Jennifer Hales
Station 11-1:
(907) 861-8115
Station 11-2: (907) 861-8116
 
Trapper Creek Ambulance
Station 14: (907) 861-8142

Willow Ambulance
Chief: Ashley Cunnington
Station 12-3: (907) 861-8123
 

General Information

Sutton Fire Department Station
Chief: Chuck Carver
Station 1-1: (907) 861-8101

Butte Fire Department Stations
Chief: Eric VanDusen
Station 21: (907) 861-8021
Station 22: (907) 861-8021

Greater Palmer Fire Department Stations
Chief: John McNutt
Stations 31, 32, 33, 34, 35: (907) 745-3709

Victory Volunteer Fire Department Station
Chief: Doug Thiessen
(907) 745-4203
 
Sutton Ambulance
Chief: Cheri Day
Station 1-2: (907) 861-8111

Butte Ambulance
Chief: Jalan VanNice
Station 21: (907) 861-8021

Palmer Ambulance
Station 3-9: (907) 861-8039

Lake Louise First Responders
Chief: Mike Fassler
Station 15: (907) 822-3028
 
Water Rescue Team
Chief: Gary Klink
c/o Station 65: (907) 861-8014

 

Finance


Cheyenne Heindel, Finance Director
Responsible for Borough revenue and expenditures.
(907)861-8630
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Brad Pickett, Assessor
Responsible for discovery and valuation (appraisal) of all real and personal property in the Borough.
(907) 861-8647

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Vacant, Revenue and Budget Manager
Responsible for billing and collection of taxes and other receivables.
(907)861-8568

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Barb Baumgartner, Comptroller
(907) 861-8624

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Information Technology


Eric Wyatt, Information Technology Director
(907) 861-8570
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Eric Goudey, GIS Cadastral & Addressing Manager 
(907) 861-7858
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Dan Cappel, Operations Manager
(907) 861-8553
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Planning


Eileen Probasco, Planning and Land Use Director
Responsible for overall community development and developing long range plans including land use, transportation, public facilities and community based comprehensive planning.
(907) 861-7822

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 Jessica Smith, Planning Chief
The division of planning is also responsible for the protection of historic properties and to help stimulate or encourage local economies through historic preservation.
(907) 861-8514

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 Brianne Blackburn, Environmental Planner
(907) 861-8439

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Fred Wagner, Platting Officer
Oversees the subdivision of land within the Borough.
(907) 861-7874

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Vacant, Cultural Resources Specialist
(907) 861-7859
 
Alex Strawn, Development Services Manager
Responsible for the administration and enforcement of Borough ordinances and regulations.
(907) 861-7822

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Public Affairs


Patty Sullivan, Public Affairs Director
Responsible for the dissemination of Borough News.
(907) 861-8577
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Public Works



Road Complaint Hotline: (907) 861-7755
Road Signs & Street Lights: (907) 861-7755
Road Project Management: (907) 861-7754
Talkeetna Water & Sewer: (907) 861-7753
Facility Maintenance: (907) 861-7754
Vehicle Maintenance: (907) 861-7754
 
Terry Dolan, Director of Public Works
Responsible for managing and maintaining the Borough's roads, landfills, and public infrastructure maintenance.
(907) 861-7756

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Jim Jenson, Operations and Maintenance Manager
Responsible for the Boroughs maintenance of roads, facilities, utilities and vehicles.
(907) 861-7752

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Butch Shapiro, Solid Waste Manager
Responsible for the Boroughs Central Landfill and eight regular transfer (receiving) facilities.
(907) 861-7606

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