Fish Creek Management Plan Update
Project Date: June 2006 - October 2009
The Fish Creek Management Plan was approved by the Matanuska-Susitna Borough Assembly.
The final draft of the Fish Creek Management Plan was approved by the MSB Assembly. The plan must now be approved by the Alaska Department of Natural Resources.
Final Draft Management Plan
The Matanuska-Susitna Borough, working with Jade North, Agnew::Beck Consulting, various state agencies, and the general public, updated a Management Plan for Borough and State land west of Wasilla (see map below). Much has changed since the original Fish Creek Management Plan, created in 1984, was passed. This update reflects the needs and policies of the Borough today. This plan provides policies for the development and protection of these sites. Major issues addressed are:
It focused on use of Matanuska-Susitna Borough and State land, but takes into account use of affected adjoining private property. The process included several public workshops. If you would like to learn more about the process and its outcome please contact Chris Beck.
Monday, April 28, 2008
A public work session was held from 6:30-8:30pm at the Matanuska-Susitna Borough offices in Palmer, 350 E. Dahlia Ave., in the Lower Conference Room. The work session reviewed the proposed changes to the draft plan. Those changes are summarized in the following memo:
The previous draft is available below.
Draft Plan Available for Review
A public workshop was held to review the draft plan.
A work session and open house was held to review the alternative report. The report is available here:
Public Work Session