Serving Alaska’s Communities

Welcome to the Alaska Municipal League, proudly serving Alaska’s 165 cities and boroughs.

Here you have access to up-to-date information about AML programs and services, local government resources and news, as well as policy issues that impact Alaska’s municipalities. AML is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, statewide organization with a purpose to strengthen Alaska’s local governments.

Coronavirus Information for Communities

Serving Alaska’s Communities

Welcome to the Alaska Municipal League, proudly serving Alaska’s 165 cities and boroughs.

Here you have access to up-to-date information about AML programs and services, local government resources and news, as well as policy issues that impact Alaska’s municipalities. AML is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, statewide organization with a purpose to strengthen Alaska’s local governments.

Coronavirus Resources for Communities

We envision a future of thriving communities led by healthy local governments.
We know that Alaska is stronger when we are working together.

Upcoming Events

Summer Legislative Conference
Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska
August 11-13, 2020

Legislation Tracker

One of the primary functions of AML is to advocate for beneficial policy, and against legislation that negatively impacts local governments. 

Leaning Local

Read about updates from cities and boroughs – ordinances and resolutions that are making a difference.

News

Appreciation for Legislative Action

Thank you! I don’t know that legislators hear that often enough. As elected officials who have to balance competing demands in response to a diversity of interests and be successful in collaboration with a majority of other officials who are juggling an entirely...

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COVID-19 Local Government Impact

We applaud the Governor’s efforts and leadership in issuing guidance and directives aimed at mitigation measures for public exposure to COVID-19.  Our cities and boroughs have followed suit by declaring various states of emergency. Together, we can flatten the curve...

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AML Response to Final FY21 Budget

At first blush, it is easy to be disappointed in the Governor’s decision to veto funds vital to local governments during this public health and economic crisis. Instead of bolstering support at the local level, where municipal employees are often the first responders,...

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Announcements

Subscribe to State of Alaska’s COVID-19 Health Alerts & Mandates to receive important notifications by email or text

Cities and boroughs are on the front lines of responding to the outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19) in their community. Click on this link for information and resorces. Coronavirus – COVID-19 Information

  • The Alaska Remote Seller Sales Tax Commission has launched its new website https://arsstc.org/. As we move forward, this is where we’ll post updates, policy guidance, examples of parity, and board or Commission meeting information.
  • Thank you to everyone who joined us for our Winter Legislative Conference. Presentations  can be found at https://www.akml.org/conferences-events/past-conferences/
  • AML welcomes the Governor’s approach to FY21 budget – An emphasis on communication and collaboration will mean local governments are working together with the State on solutions.
  • Thank you to Sen. Murkowski, Sen. Sullivan, and Congressman Young for their support of PILT and SRS, funding for which is including in the FY20 budget.
  • Online Sales Tax Administration is moving forward. AML members sign onto Intergovernmental Agreement, form Sales Tax Commission, and approve Remote Sales Tax Code. Click here to read more »
  • AML members pass 2020 Resolutions at annual meeting. Click here to read more »

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