Municipal Activity Committee
Meeting Time: 2nd Wednesday of each month, Noon to 1 pm via Zoom
Danicia Shiryayev, Wells Fargo, and Tana Skye Nevada, American Cancer Society
Staff Liaison: Donese Fifield, 677-7102 firstname.lastname@example.org
To monitor relevant issues affecting the local business community, and help develop responses to such issues.
- 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 at the municipality and state levels 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.
- 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.