An engaged Alaskan democracy.

What kind of Alaska do we want?

Who’s doing what about climate change in Anchorage and beyond? Are you interested in finding out what local organizations are doing about climate change and how you can get involved? Please join us for this open house at 49th State Brewing Company on Tuesday, February 4, from 6 to 8 pm. More information here.

From Conflict to Compromise: Four Mini-Debates on Different Paths. On February 11th, 2020 at the 49th State Brewing Company from 7-9 pm we will continue our fiscal conversation with a series of debates on fiscal solutions. Did you miss the December fiscal discussion? You can watch the video here.

Alaska Common Ground hosted the first of a series exploring climate change topics with a discussion of the recently adopted Anchorage Climate Action Plan on November 6. If you missed the conversation about what’s in the plan, from food security systems to emergency preparedness, and how you can get involved, you can watch the video here.

The Housing Continuum: Building a Vibrant Community at the Anchorage Museum Auditorium was held in March and April. Video and audio from series and other resources here. 

We held an event discussing the Costs of Alaska’s Economic Roller Coaster on January 27th. Video from the event is available here.  Video is also available from GCI on Demand.

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Our member survey results are in and provided helpful feedback for our now completed strategic planning. You can take a look at a summary of the results here. And check out our new strategic plan here. Thanks to all who participated!