Assembly Passes East Anchorage District Plan Unanimously

The East Anchorage District Plan won unanimous approval from the Anchorage Assembly after a public hearing December 2. The Plan will guide future development (and redevelopment) of the Muldoon Corridor and bring Muldoon Town Square Park another step closer to reality. Thanks to all 11 Assembly members for coming together for all of East Anchorage!

Scenic Foothills Community Council Meeting & Social Dec. 4

Scenic Foothills Community Council meets at 7 p.m. Thursday, December 4, at Wayland Baptist University, 7801 East 32nd Avenue (access via Old Muldoon Road off 36th Avenue). We will have a short but important meeting followed by a Holiday Season Social with cookies and apple cider. Please come! Click this newsletter link for more details.

State of Our City Forum Tuesday, November 11, at Wendler

On Tuesday evening, November 11th, Anchorage’s community councils are holding a “State of Our City” forum where eight local leaders will give their perspective on key issues facing our community and ways in which residents can become involved to create a better Anchorage.

This year’s speakers include environmental advocate Nick Moe, arts advocate Bruce Farnsworth, civic hacker Brendan Babb, information advocate Mary Jo Torgeson, entrepreneur and property developer Ric Davidge, prisoner re-entry advocate Cathleen McLaughlin, business leader Andrew Halcro, and distinguished community leader Jane Angvik.

The forum will be held at Wendler Middle School (2905 Lake Otis Parkway) and begin at 6:30 p.m., when each of the eight community leaders will speak for eight minutes each. It will be followed by a short question and answer period that finishes at 8 p.m.

The forum is free to the public. Click here for a flyer about the event.