Advocacy


Exploring Advocacy

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.

News
Get the latest advocacy news and search legislative updates by category.
City Legislative Priorities
Find out what cities need. We need to ensure every legislator knows the state is only as strong as its cities and towns.
Strong Cities, Great State
Learn how to engage with legislators, media, and access our Strong Cities Pocket Guide.
About AWC's advocacy work
Our team in Olympia engages state officials and decision-makers so they know the state is only as strong as its cities and towns.
Legislator directory
Use AWC’s legislative directory to find legislator contact and/or committee information by city, last name, or district.
Legislative Bulletin
AWC's Legislative Bulletin covers what you need to know about issue areas, hot topics, and how to take action on city priorities.

 

  • Final Hot Sheet lists the fate of 2019 bills

  • Check out the 2019 legislative outcomes for city priorities

  • Register now for 2019 Legislative wrap up webinar and a look ahead to 2020

  • Initiative 976 headed to voters; potential impacts to state and local transportation funding

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