SWAMC Membership Resolutions 2017-01 through 2017-06 

  • MEMBERSHIP RESOLUTION 2017-01 - A RESOLUTION BY THE SOUTHWEST ALASKA MUNICIPAL CONFERERNCE (SWAMC) MEMBERSHIP URGING THE ALASKA LEGISLATURE TO ADOPT A SUSTAINABLE BUDGET PLAN FOR FY18 AND INTO THE FUTURE THAT BALANCES A COMBINATION OF INCREASED REVENUES AND SPENDING REDUCTIONS AND THAT DOES NOT DISPROPORTIONATELY DAMAGE THE DELIVERY OF VITAL SERVICES IN RURAL COMMUNITIES. 
  • MEMBERSHIP RESOLUTION 2017-02 - A RESOLUTION BY THE SOUTHWEST ALASKA MUNICIPAL CONFERENCE (SWAMC) MEMBERSHIP REQUESTING THE ALASKA LEGISLATURE AND GOVERNOR WALKER NOT TO IMPOSE ANY MORE CUTS TO THE ALASKA DEPARTMENT OF FISH & GAME (ADF&G)  BUDGET AND PARTICULARLY TO THE DIVISION OF COMMERCIAL FISHERIES BUDGET AND THAT ANY TAX REVENUE GENERATED FROM NEW OR INCREASED STATE TAXES ON THE COMMERCIAL SEAFOOD INDUSTRY BE USED TO FILL THE FUNDING GAP FOR ADF&G AND PAY FOR CONTINUING EFFECTIVE MANAGEMENT OF ALASKA’S COMMERCIAL FISHERIES.
  • MEMBERSHIP RESOLUTION 2017-03 - A RESOLUTION BY THE SOUTHWEST ALASKA MUNICIPAL CONFERENCE (SWAMC) MEMBERSHIP REQUESTING THE ALASKA LEGISLATURE AND GOVERNOR WALKER APPROVE STATE FUNDING TO MATCH FEDERAL FUNDING FOR REPLACEMENT OF THE M/V TUSTUMENA.
  • MEMBERSHIP RESOLUTION 2017-04 - A RESOLUTION BY THE SOUTHWEST ALASKA MUNICIPAL CONFERENCE (SWAMC) MEMBERSHIP GIVING STRONG SUPPORT FOR THE KODIAK SEAFOOD AND MARINE SCIENCE CENTER AND URGING THE UNIVERSITY OF ALASKA TO MAINTAIN THE CENTER AS AN IMPORTANT RESOURCE FOR THE STATE.
  • MEMBERSHIP RESOLUTION 2017-05 - A RESOLUTION BY THE SOUTHWEST ALASKA MUNICIPAL CONFERENCE (SWAMC) MEMBERSHIP SUPPORTING THE GOVERNOR’S PROPOSED FY18 ALASKA MARINE HIGHWAY SYSTEM (AMHS) OPERATING BUDGET AND SUPPORTING FORWARD FUNDING FOR THE ALASKA MARINE HIGHWAY SYSTEM.
  • MEMBERSHIP RESOLUTION 2017-06 - A RESOLUTION BY THE SOUTHWEST ALASKA MUNICIPAL CONFERENCE (SWAMC) MEMBERSHIP SUPPORTING A PROGRESSIVE GRADUATED STATEWIDE INCOME TAX AS PART OF A SUSTAINABLE BUDGET FOR THE STATE OF ALASKA.