AWC's Candice Bock gives an update on proposed marijuana legislation

AWC priority bill to share marijuana excise tax revenue with cities to be heard in Senate. More

AWC’s 2015 Legislative Action Agenda

AWC’s Legislative Committee releases the 2015 priorities that will be the focus for the upcoming session. More

The Bulletin – Current Issue

The 2015 Regular Legislative Session kicks-off next Monday, January 12. The 105-day session is slated to end April 26. Watch for our weekly Bulletin for all your session updates. More

New videos highlighting LID code review and update process

Thinking about Low Impact Development (LID) code review and update process? Watch a video series to understand policy issues and why LID is important to you. More

Call for Proposals – Annual Conference

Do you have a topic you would like to share with your peers? Has your city gone through an experience that other cities may encounter? AWC is now accepting proposals for presentations during the Annual Conference in June. More

The Ugly Truth: Infrastructure Investment Video

The Public Works Trust Fund has been in jeopardy. When the dollars go away, what happens to our communitieis? What happens to Washington State? More

Open Data Portal – Visualize Residential Building Permit Data

Take a look at this week's new residential building permit dataset. Compare cities' building permit activity from 2000 through 2013. Click visualize and choose your city in the choose value data dropdown. Add more cities using the add data column button. More

 

Upcoming events

Retro Safety Academy
1/29/2015 - 1/30/2015
Bremerton – AWC’s Retro Program is offering workshops to help you navigate workplace safety issues. More
RMSA Land use processes and pitfalls
2/17/2015
DuPont – This training focuses on the problem areas often seen as municipalities navigate through the multitude of state and federal laws as they adopt, process and enforce their own regulations and compliance. More
City Action Days
2/18/2015 - 2/19/2015
Olympia – Come to Olympia ready to mobilize, engage and impact policymakers in a highly visible way. It’s your time to take action. More
Wellness webinar: Something for Everyone: 99+ Wellness Activities!
2/19/2015 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Webinar – No single activity is for every employee, but this smorgasbord of great wellness ideas has so much variety you’re sure to find something fresh for your regulars, and at least one thing to inspire your most reluctant participants. More
Retro Safety Academy
2/26/2015 - 2/27/2015
Bremerton – AWC’s Retro Program is offering workshops to help you navigate workplace safety issues. More
Labor Relations Institute
5/6/2015 - 5/8/2015
Yakima – The Labor Relations Institute offers the latest legal updates and practical strategies that you can bring home. Focus on human resource and labor relations topics tailored for your work environment. More
AWC annual conference
6/23/2015 - 6/26/2015
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Member Expo
10/29/2015 - 10/30/2015
Chelan – AWC’s Member Expo gives members of Employee Benefit Trust, Risk Management Services Agency, Worker’s Comp Retro Program and the Drug & Alcohol Consortium an opportunity to attend educational sessions and makes sure staff are maximizing the free services of those programs. More