Friday Update for March 23, 2018
The best Community Council in Anchorage will be meeting next week! On Thursday March 29th at 6:30 p.m. the Abbott Loop Community Council will gather for their monthly meeting. You’ll find their agenda for the meeting here! Like usual, their meetings occur at Abbott Loop Elementary.
Keep your eyes out for our annual Legislative newsletter as they should be hitting mailboxes sometime next week! We’ve provided updates on legislation, District events, the budget and more. As always, if you have questions or issues you’d like us to work on please reach out to our office!
Our Cougars have officially moved into the spring sports season! Next week the boys’ and girls’ soccer teams each play one game.
Boys Soccer: On Tuesday March 27th at 6:30 p.m. the boys face off against Chugiak High. The game will be at The Dome, located at 6501 Changepoint Dr., Anchorage, AK 99518
Girls Soccer: Also, on Tuesday March 27th, the girls play Chugiak High at The Dome, however, the girls game begins at 4:40 p.m.
Key Meetings Next Week
As part of our efforts to keep you informed and abreast of what is happening in Juneau, we are including this brief rundown of meetings.
- House Finance at 1:30 p.m., Capital budget contingent on payroll tax
- Senate Finance at 9 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., Operating budget public testimony
- House State Affairs at 3:15 p.m., Various presentations on the Permanent Fund and fiscal plans
- House Judiciary at 1 p.m., House Bill 367 Alaska Native Corporation contaminated lands
- Senate Finance at 1:30 p.m., Operating budget public testimony (Anchorage from 3 – 4 p.m.)
- House State Affairs at 3:15 p.m., SJR 17 naming April 2018 sexual assault awareness month
- House Resources at 1 p.m., various oil tax proposals
Voting is underway for the Anchorage Municipal election! Voted ballots must be postmarked no later than Election Day, April 3, 2018. To vote by mail simply choose one of these three options:
- Once you receive your ballot, mark your choices by filling in the ovals and then, place your ballot into the enclosed envelopes.
- Sign the declaration on the back of the ballot return envelope.
- Return your ballot by mailing it through the U.S. Postal Service, placing it in a Secure Drop Box, or returning it to an Accessible Vote Center.
For more information on how the vote by mail process works, or if you need to vote absentee, click here.
We hope you have a wonderful week! Please stay in touch!