September 28, 2020

Planning Commission



Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic and CDC guidelines, the September 28, 2020 meeting will not be physically open to the public.  The public is invited to participate along with the Planning Commission and staff via teleconferencing. The meeting will be held through Zoom.  To join the meeting from a computer visit To attend the Zoom meeting by telephone call toll free 1-888-788-0099 or 1-877-853-5247. When calling in you will need the Meeting ID 208 425 9541. If you connect by computer and do not have speakers or a microphone, connect online and then select phone for audio. A box will come up with toll free numbers, the Meeting ID, and your participant number. If you have any issues connecting to the meeting please call (907) 714-2200.  This number is for assistance only and not public comment.

When joining the meeting the video and microphones will automatically be turned off.  Staff will continue to monitor and will keep video and microphones off during the meeting.  When public testimony or comment is allowed staff will request that you use the "raise hand" feature of zoom.  This may be found by clicking on your name and finding the ... symbol.  When staff sees your hand raised they will let the Chair know and your microphone will be unmuted.  Staff will let you know when your alloted time to speak is done.  Once all those that raised their hand have spoken, staff will alert everyone that everyone will be unmuted to allow anyone having issues with the "raise hand" an opportunity to speak.  Please be patient during this process.  If calling from a phone please use *9 to raise your hand.  


Public notice is hereby given that an application for a conditional use permit (CUP) has been received to replace Quartz Creek Bridge at milepost 0.75 on Quartz Creek Road within the Borough’s 50-foot Anadromous Waters Protection District of Quartz Creek. Pursuant to KPB 21.18.081(B)(5) Transportation & Utility Infrastructure and KPB 21.18.091 Mitigation Measures, projects within the Habitat Protection District are not permitted unless a CUP is approved by the Planning Commission. This project is located on the right banks of Quartz Creek on Quartz Road in Cooper Landing, AK. Legal Description: Section 36 of Township 5 North, Range 3 West, Seward Meridian. Petitioner: Alaska Department of Transportation & Public Facilities, P.O. Box 196900, Anchorage, AK 99519.  Anyone wishing to testify may attend the above meeting electronically to give testimony or may submit a written statement to the attention of Nancy Carver, Gilman River Center, 514 Funny River Road, Soldotna, Alaska 99669. The River Center recommends that written comments be received by August 21st, 2020. Written comments may also be sent by fax to 907-260-5992 or by email to For additional information contact Nancy Carver, phone 907-714-2463.     MEETING INFORMATION


Ordinance 2020-__: An ordinance amending Kenai Peninsula Borough Code of Ordinances including Chapter 2.40-Planning Commission, Title 20-Subdivisions, Chapter 21.20-Hearing & Appeals to correct grammatical errors, clarify and improve certain administrative procedures.  Anyone wishing to testify may attend the above meeting electronically to give testimony or may submit a written statement to the attention of the Planning Department.  The Planning Department recommends that written comments be received by 1:00 p.m., Friday, September 25, 2020. For additional information contact the Planning Department, 907-714-2200 (1-800-478-4441 toll free within the borough). Written comment may also be received by fax at number 907-714-2378.     MEETING INFORMATION