The Borough Holds many types of Resource sales that cover a multitude of resources for personal and commercial uses.
Material Sales are available by application from the LMD.
Applicants are advised to consult with the Resource Management Specialist, and obtain a copy of the LMD procedures for material sales. prior to submitting an application.
The application process will take longer than 60 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 ($300,000 minimum)
- a performance bond
- a reclamation bond
- a minimum royalty pre-payment
- Assembly approval is required for contracts greater then $25,000
Material Reconnaissance Report Milepost 20, Point MacKenzie Road
Mineral Investigation Reports
SG Inv Rprt Crafford Oct 2002c
Shannon Wilson Gravel Assessment
Personal Use Gravel Sales (MSB 23.10.120)
Personal Use Gravel areas, listed here, are flagged, signed, and open. Permits are sold at the Land Management Office located at the DSJ Building, 350 E. Dahlia Ave, Palmer. Monday-Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm. Please see the Public Notices page for more information on specific sites.
Commercial Timber Harvest Sales
The implementation schedule includes 9 harvests aggregating 668 acres for 2014 and 5 harvests aggregating 659 acres for 2015. The ITB contracts should start going out by the end of February with awards anticipated in March for successful bidders. This will be the first MSB commercial timber harvest since 2005. Competitive timber harvest bids will be advertised in the local newspaper, the main Borough webpage and notices will be emailed to interested parties. Formal competitive bid solicitation will be conducted by the Purchasing Division. Please contact the Purchasing Division at 861-8601 if you have any questions regarding any advertised Commercial Timber Harvest Sales.
Commercial Salvage Timber Sales
There are no current bid sales
The Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Land & Resource Management Division is offering Salvage Timber for purchase by competitive sealed bid. The sale area and types of material are described in the bid documents.The Division hereby gives notice that it is in the best interest of the Borough to offer this sale by competitive sealed bid. To qualify bidders must, prior to the bid opening, not be in breach of any Matanuska-Susitna Borough obligation or contract, and must have a current MSB Business License and Alaska Business License.
The Matanuska-Susitna Borough complies with Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Individuals with disabilities who may need help with bidding should contact the Division at (907) 861-8601. The Matanuska-Susitna Borough reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids, waive any and all technicalities or informalities it deems appropriate
Personal Use Firewood Permits MSB 23.20.170
The Assembly approved an increase in the MSB maximum annual harvest of personal use firewood per household from six to TEN cords per year. A Personal Use Firewood Harvest Permit is required. The following personal use firewood areas listed here are flagged, signed, and open. All 2015 Personal Use Firewood Area (PUFA) permits are expired. New permits are available for the areas listed. See Public Notices page for information on specific site.
Split, Stack, Store, and Save!
Timber resources removed from various school bond projects, road bond projects, PMRE projects, and other conversions may also be available in the near future.