AWC's Board of Directors announced that Peter B. King will be AWC's next Chief Executive Officer. Peter started his career with AWC and was on staff for 11 years, eventually holding the position of Director of Operations. Now, after many years of successful nonprofit and municipal association management experience, Peter returns to AWC as the fifth leader in the association's 82-year history.
As legislators closed the 30-day special session, many city priority issues remained unresolved. Read AWC’s sine die press release that gives an update on progress so far and what cities need before final budgets are signed.
As we move into the second special session Senate Republicans and House Democrats are releasing revised budgets. They need to reach a deal soon and some city priorities are still unresolved.
Ten high school seniors will receive a $1,250 scholarship award from the AWC Center for Quality Communities. These outstanding young leaders will be recognized at AWC's Annual Conference this June.
Washington cities may be disproportionately impacted by the Affordable Care Act's excise tax on high cost health coverage. Because of this concern, AWC submitted comments, on behalf of its member cities and towns, to the IRS on Notice 2015-16 regarding the ACA's High Cost Plan Excise Tax.
A strong city-state partnership is critical for Washington to be a great place to live, learn, work and play. The numbers don’t lie. Watch this video!
A record-breaking 111 employers earned the 2015 WellCity Award by making an outstanding commitment to employee health. Congratulations on this significant accomplishment! See who made the list.
Join us in Wenatchee on June 23-26 for AWC's Annual Conference. Check out the conference webpage to learn about the conference keynote, session tracks, and more.
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