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Strong cities make a great state

AWC represents the interests of Washington’s diverse cities and towns. One united voice, speaking for cities large and small, has a significant impact on lawmakers and other interest groups in Olympia.


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City legislative priorities

Check out what cities need. Together, we need to make concerted effort to ensure every legislator knows that the state is only as strong as its cities and towns.

Strong Cities, Great State campaign

Learn how to engage with legislators, media, and see any current action alerts. Discover how cities lead by example and learn how to become an Advocacy All-Star.

About AWC’s advocacy work

AWC’s Government Relations team in Olympia engages state elected officials and decision makers to ensure a common understanding that the state is only as strong as its cities and towns.

DaveShort session – Little time to solve big issues

Learn about issues impacting cities, including the capital budget, addressing stress-related diseases for public safety personnel, combating opioid and chemical dependency addiction, tools to address affordable housing shortages, and preparing for the deployment of new broadband and cellular technology.