• Apply to win an AWC Municipal Excellence Award!
    Awards recognize innovative city projects across the state. Simply tell us in 400 words: What makes your project award winning?
  • 2019 Legislative Session is here!
    After months of preparation and buzz, the 2019 Legislative Session is finally here.
  • AWC will file amicus supporting city rights-of-way

  • Save on cleaning and janitorial supplies with U.S. Communities

  • Listen to the CityVoice Podcast: Episode 2 on affordable housing

  • AWC 2019 Legislative Priorities


Featured events

January 23, 2019 | Olympia
Mayors Exchange

Meet with other city leaders to share news, strategies, and legislative priorities. You'll connect with mayors from across the state during the legislative session.

February 13-14 | Olympia
City Action Days

There’s no better way to engage with legislators and state agency experts than at this AWC event! Interact with colleagues as you educate statewide decision-makers about city legislative priorities.


Cityvision magazine

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    Local twist: Aligning levels of authority in an age of preemption

    Cities have legal rights to make local decisions that impact their communities. But what happens when other levels of government try to override those decisions? Read how some Washington cities strengthened community control.


Featured data & resources

AWC Open Data Portal – Rising rents

Check out the rents dashboard to see the impact of rising rents across the state.

More data stories
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