Matanuska-Susitna Borough

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The Platting Board acts on applications for preliminary plats, variances, public use easements, plat note amendments and vacations of public interest.  The Platting Board also acts on appeals of the Platting Officer's decisions. MSB 43.15.005(A).

The Platting Officer acts upon applications for abbreviated plats, waivers, and 40 acre exemptions and right-of-way acquisition plats. MSB 43.15.005(B)

Meetings Dates, the Platting Packet, Agendas, and Minutes are listed under Agendas & Minutes.

Please check the current Platting Board Meeting schedule.



IN PERSON OR IN WRITING:  You can submit written coments by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by mail to Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Platting Division, 350 E. Dahlia Avenue, Palmer, AK 99645

If you have questions regarding any case to be heard, please call the Platting Office at 861-7874 for staff to answer your questions.


TELEPHONIC TESTIMONY for PLATTING BOARD HEARINGS :   To call into the meeting for public testimony, please adhear to the following guidlines.  **Attention: For those using the telephonic system, please be advised that we have had technical difficulties.  The preference for public participation is in-person or submission of written comments.  Once public comments are closed, all public participation is also closed.  To ensure your concerns are heard, it is best to present them in-person. 

  • Dial 1-855-225-1887; with Conference ID 8573 then the # sign; You will hear "Joining conference" when you are admitted to the meeting.
  • You will be automatically muted and able to listen to the meeting.

  • When the Chair announces audience participation or a public hearing you would like to speak to, press *3; you will hear “Your hand has been raised.”
  • When it is your turn to testify you will hear "Your line has been unmuted."
  • State your name for the record, spell your last name and your mailing address, and provide your testimony.
  • This is not a question and answer session.  This is only for stating your concerns and comments.
  • If you cannot access the telephonic system please call the Mat-Su Borough Platting's main phone line for directions. 907-861-7874




Please check the Public Meetings schedule for specific meeting information.


Platting Board Members

Wilfred Fernandez, Chair
Alan Leonard, Vice Chair
Pio Cottini
John Shadrach
Dan Bush
Linn McCabe
Emmett Leffel
Amanda Salmon (Alt)
Eric Koan (Alt)

Platting Officer

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Staff Support

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(907) 861-7874 Full Directory

Platting Commission Agendas, Packets & Minutes

July 21, 2022Platting Board Hearing
July 13, 2022Abbreviated Plat HearingAgenda
July 07, 2022Platting Board Hearing at Animal ShelterAgendaPacket
July 06, 2022Abbreviated Plat Hearing
June 29, 2022Abbreviated Plat HearingAgendaPacket