DRAFT PETITION NOW AVAILABLE
The City of Soldotna has completed a draft annexation petition that is available for public review by clicking on the petition box below:
The City of Soldotna intends to file an annexation petition by legislative review with the Local Boundary Commission. The territory proposed by the City for annexation consists of about 3.8 square miles of land, and includes areas adjacent to the existing City boundaries that is available for public review by clicking on the map box below:
The public will have an opportunity to comment on the draft petition at a pre-submission public hearing on Saturday, September 7, 2019 at 2:00 PM. The hearing will be held at the Soldotna High School auditorium, located at 425 W. Marydale Avenue, Soldotna, AK.
The public hearing will address the appropriate annexation standards and their application to the annexation proposal, legislative review annexation procedures, the reasonable anticipated effects of the proposed annexation, and the proposed transition plan required under 3 AAC 110.900.
As noted above, members of the public may comment during the public hearing. The comment time period may be limited to three minutes per individual speaker. Written comments may also be submitted to the city by the end of the hearing on September 7, 2019 by:
Mail: City of Soldotna, Attention: City Clerk, 177 N. Birch Street, Soldotna, Alaska 99669;
Questions can be directed to City Manager, Stephanie Queen or Director of Economic Development + Planning, John Czarnezki at the above contact information, or by phone at 907-262-9107.
A summary of the petition is also available and can be viewed by click here.