Municipal Activity Committee

Meeting Time: Fourth Wednesday of the month, Noon to 1 P.M. at the Anchorage Chamber Board Room

Committee Liaison: Kaylin Smith, 677-7112 kaylin@anchoragechamber.org

 

Committee Chairs

Julie Hasquet - Chugach Electric Association, Inc.
Calvin Schrage - Frontier Tutoring

 

Mission Statement

To monitor relevant issues affecting the local business community, and help develop responses to such issues.

 

PRIORITIES

  • Responsible for the Anchorage Chamber advocacy program related to municipal business including development, implementation, and evaluation
  • Responsible for researching and monitoring progress of all proposed legislation in the municipality and state arenas relevant to our mission of advancing a successful business climate
  • Prioritizes proposed legislation on which the Anchorage Chamber can have a significant impact, creates an advocacy strategy, and makes recommendations to the board

 

COMMITTEE GOALS

  • Consider the need to survey membership for municipal issues of concern
  • Develop municipal priorities and advocacy plan for each priority
  • Develop standard language and format for letters of support and public testimony for each priority
  • Review pending legislation and prioritize based on member concerns