The Borough offers material (sand and gravel) and timber sales for personal and commercial uses. Please see the commercial and personal resource sale types below.
Commercial Material Sales
Material sales from existing Borough owned gravel pits are available by application from the LMD.
Applicants are advised to consult with the Natural Resource Manager, and obtain a copy of the LMD procedures for material sales. prior to submitting an application.
The application process may take longer than 30 days to complete due to public notice and board review requirements. The LMD will work to negotiate a contract for the applicant in the least amount of time.
Upon contract agreement, the contractor will be required to provide:
- proof of insurance
- a performance bond
- a reclamation bond
- a minimum royalty pre-payment
- Assembly approval is required for contracts greater than $25,000
Commercial Timber Harvest Sales
Commercial Salvage Timber Sales
Gravel and firewood are offered for sale by permit for non-commerical use. The gravel and firewood harvested under a personal use permit may not be offered for sale, barter, or trade.
Personal Use Gravel Sales (MSB 23.10.120)
Up to 100 cubic yards of personal use gravel per household per year is available by permit. Personal Use Gravel areas, listed here, are flagged, signed, and open. Permits are available online and at the Land Management office located at the DSJ Building, 350 E. Dahlia Ave. Palmer, from 8am-5pm, Monday-Friday. Please see the eCommerce page for more information on specific sites.
Personal Use Firewood Permits MSB 23.20.170
Up to 10 cords of personal use firewood per household per year is available by permit. A Personal Use Firewood Area (PUFA) harvest permit is required prior to harvesting any firewood. The PUFA areas are flagged, signed, and open. Permits are good for the calendar year only. New permits are available online and at the Land Managment office located at the DSJ Building, 350 E. Dahlia Ave., Palmer, 8am-5pm, Monday-Friday. Please see the eCommerce page for more information.