Planning Commission - Public Hearing Notices

The following items are scheduled for public hearings to be held by the Kenai Peninsula Borough Planning Commission.  The meeting is being held in the Betty J. Glick Assembly Chambers of the Kenai Peninsula Borough George A. Navarre Administration Building, 144 N. Binkley Street, Soldotna.  The meeting will commence at 7:30 PM , or as soon thereafter as business permits.  The public may also participate via video and teleconferencing via ZOOM. To join the Zoom meeting from a computer visit   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 https://us06web.zoom.us/j/9077142200. your participant number.  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 907 714 2200 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.  The "raised hand" icon can be found under the Reactions Menu at the bottom of the screen.  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 allotted time to speak is done.   If calling from a phone please use *9 to raise your hand.   

 

December 12, 2022

 

Anyone wishing to testify on these items may come to the meeting or attend through Zoom to give testimony. Written comments may be submitted by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., mailed to the attention of Planning Department, 144 N Binkley St, Soldotna, AK 99669 or sent by fax to 907-714-2378. Written comments must be received by 1:00 PM, Friday, December 9, 2022. The deadline to submit written comments does not impact the ability to provide verbal testimony at the public hearing.   

 

  

1. Public notice is hereby given that a petition was received to vacate a utility easement in the Sterling area. Request: vacate the entire 10’ utility easement along the west boundary of Lot 4, Block 2 Bruhn Subdivision, Plat KN 86-143. KPB File 2022-169. Petitioner: Tanley Jo Martinez of Sterling, AK.      MEETING MATERIALS 

2. Public notice is hereby given that a petition was received to vacate a public right-of-way in the Ninilchik area. Request: Vacate a 2’ X 222.78’ portion of an alley located between Mission Avenue and Bayview Street as dedicated on USS 3036, Plat HM 65-55. KPB File 2022-172V. Petitioners: Ancient Basements LLC of Kasilof, AK     MEETING MATERIALS 

Written comments on the two above items may be submitted by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., mailed to the attention of the Planning Department, 144 N. Binkley Street, Soldotna, AK 99669 or sent by fax to 907-714-2378. For additional information please contact either Madeleine Quainton (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or Julie Hindman (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.), 907-714-2200 (1-800-478-4441 toll free within the Kenai Peninsula Borough)

 

4. Ordinance 2022-XX: Authorizing a subsurface oil & gas lease at twelve & one-half percent (12.50%) royalty to Hilcorp Alaska, LLC, in the Ninilchik Unit under Township 03 South, Range 14 West, Seward Meridian, Section 30, in the North 2/5 of Govt Lot 1 Lying East of the Sterling Highway Right-Of-Way. Written comments may be submitted by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., mailed to the attention of the Land Management Division, 144 N. Binkley Street, Soldotna, AK 99611, or sent by fax to 907-714-2378. For additional information please contact Julie Denison (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.), 907-714-2205 (1-800-478-4441 toll free within the Kenai Peninsula Borough.     MEETING MATERIALS