STAY CONNECTED WITH THE AIR POLLUTION CONTROL COMMISSION
PARTICIPATING IN AIR POLLUTION CONTROL COMMISSION DURING COVID-19
response to the COVID-19 outbreak in the State of Alaska, the Assembly
adopted Emergency Ordinance No. 2020-12. This ordinance authorizes the
Mayor to modify and/or waive provisions pertaining to scheduling, public
participation, teleconference, and other related provisions of code
related to public meetings. Those modification are available here.
March 28, 2020, Governor Dunleavy issued Health Mandate 11, which
states that all persons in Alaska, except those engaged in essential
health care services, public government services and essential business
activities are mandated to remain at their place of residence. Further,
the Juanita Helms Administration Center (JHAC), including the assembly
chambers, is closed to the public at this time.
comply with Governor Dunleavy's mandates the following procedures are
in place to allow citizens to continue listening to meetings, to
participate in meetings by submitting written comments and to testify
telephonically. Thank you for your diligence in complying with these
mandates and for your patience as we navigate new procedures.
HOW TO LISTEN TO MEETINGS
There are two ways to listen to meetings. 1) Zoom 2) FNSB Live Webcasts from the website fnsb.us
Citizens can listen via Zoom by clicking on the link below.
This link will be updated routinely to reflect any upcoming meetings.
You are invited to a Zoom webinar.
When: October 7, 2020 06:00 PM Alaska
Topic: Air Pollution Control Commission
Please click the link below to join the webinar:
Or iPhone one-tap :
US: +16699009128,,92216011774# or +12532158782,,92216011774#
Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
US: +1 669 900 9128 or +1 253 215 8782 or +1 346 248 7799 or +1 646 558 8656 or
+1 301 715 8592 or +1 312 626 6799 or 877 853 5257 (Toll Free) or 888 475 4499
Webinar ID: 920 1222 6724
International numbers available: https://fnsb.zoom.us/u/aevsvsoP2j
All meetings are live streamed through FNSB Live Webcasts.
Click here for information on how to stream from our webpage .
HOW TO OBTAIN AGENDAS AND STAFF REPORTS
Agendas and copies of all staff reports are available online at least five working days prior to a meeting.
HOW TO PROVIDE TESTIMONY
of the public wishing to provide comments on items not on the agenda
may do so by e-mailing your comments to CommunityPlanning@fnsb.us.
quasi-judicial matters, the Testimony by Affidavit
procedures are unchanged. Under certain circumstances, a person may
apply and the Chair may permit testimony by affidavit,
subject to the opposing party's right of cross-examination. These
applications have strict deadlines. Testimony by Affidavit applications
and instructions are available on the website: http://www.fnsb.us/cp/Documents/PBWrittenTestimony.pdf
person who did not receive a "Dear Property Owner" notice letter but
who wishes to provide testimony by affidavit may apply for a pre-hearing determination that the person is an "interested
person" as defined in FNSBC 17.04.010. The person shall e-mail the
completed pre-hearing determination form to CommunityPlanning@fnsb.us by the
deadlines established in Rule 45 and 47, which can be
found on the website: http://www.fnsb.us/Boards/Documents/Rules%20of%20Order.pdf
TELEPHONIC TESTIMONY DURING MEETINGS
sign-up for telephonic public testimony on items not on the agenda,
complete the Sign-Up form for Telephonic Testimony below. If you are an
interested person, or a person who did not receive a "Dear Property
Owner" notice letter but you wish to seek a determination that you are
an "interested person" as defined in FNSBC 17.04.010, and you wish to
testify on a quasi-judicial matter, please specify the case below.
complete the form, enter your first and last name, email address, phone
number for the Clerk to call you during the meeting, and subject.
Subjects are public comments, or the quasi-judical case number, for
WHAT TO EXPECT WHEN TESTIFYING
testimony and testimony on each case will be heard from
citizens/interested persons in the order in which they have signed up.
The Clerk will call those citizens/interested persons who have signed up
to testify at the phone number provided when it is your turn to speak.
Please note: If you do not answer the phone we will move to the next
person on list.
you are placed into the meeting the Chair will ask that you state your
name, spell your last name, and provide your neighborhood or place of
residence for the record. If you are providing testimony in a
quasi-judicial matter, the Chair will confirm whether you are an
"interested person" then your 3 minutes will begin. A few helpful hints
when participating telephonically: use a land line and avoid
speakerphone, if possible. Speak clearly and loudly. Ensure a quiet
background environment. Wait to be called on by the Chair.
CURRENT MEETING AGENDA
The agenda are available on the main website.
After reviewing the agenda, complete one of the forms below to sign up to testify.
When signing up to testify telephonically, indicate in the subject line either public testimony, or a specific hearing item.
Public Comments: Citizen may speak on any matter not appearing on the agenda.
Quasi-judicial Hearing: Interested persons may speak on a particular request.
Sign-Up for Telephonic Testimony