Assembly

​Assembly COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 Legislation Approved by the Assembly:

3-12-2020 - Resolution No. AR 2020-85, As Amended, a resolution of the Anchorage Assembly extending the Declaration of Civil Emergency (Covid-19) issued by the Mayor of the Municipality of Anchorage on March 12, 2020. 

3-20-2020 - Resolution No. AR 2020-88(S), As Amended, a resolution of the Anchorage Assembly calling for a community response to mitigate the social and economic impacts of COVID-19.

3-31-2020 - Resolution No. AR 2020-93, As Amended, a resolution of the Anchorage Assembly requesting the Administration's cooperation to extend the property tax installment payment due dates and the Business Personal Property and Inventory Tax Return filing date in response to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

4-14-2020 - Resolution No. AR 2020-110, As Amended, a resolution of the Anchorage Assembly for a second extension of the Declaration of Civil Emergency (COVID-19) issued by the Mayor of the Municipality of Anchorage on March 12, 2020.

4-14-2020 - Resolution No. AR 2020-116 (Unsigned), a resolution of the Anchorage Assembly requesting the Mayor to temporarily suspend enforcement of the ban on retail sellers providing plastic shopping bags during the public health emergency (COVID-19). 

4-14-2020 - Ordinance No. AO 2020-43, an ordinance of the Anchorage Municipal Assembly extending the Business Personal Property and Inventory Tax Returns deadline to provide relief from the effects of the COVID-19 public health emergency.

4-14-2020 - Ordinance No. AO 2020-46, As Amended, an ordinance of the Anchorage Municipal Assembly temporarily discounting Title 21 and Title 23 Development Fees as an economic stimulus measure in response to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency.   

 04-21-2020 - Resolution No. AR 2020-129, a resolution of the Anchorage Municipal Assembly recognizing and congratulating all of the Election Workers and Officials, and Barbara Jones, Municipal Clerk and Election Administrator, for a successful election in 2020 during the COVID-19 public health emergency.

5-5-2020 - Emergency Ordinance No. EO 2020-04(S-1), an emergency ordinance providing financial resources for labor, supplies, and other expenditures required to address municipal response to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) by appropriating an amount not to exceed $12,000,000 an interfund loan from the Areawide General Fund (101000), to the COVID-19 Fund (231802), approving a temporary exception to the Unreserved Fund Balance Designation Policy for the Municipality of Anchorage, and providing a plan for future reimbursement of such appropriations. 

5-5-2020 - Resolution No. AR 2020-158, a resolution of the Anchorage Assembly recognizing and honoring the work of Welcoming Anchorage and language interpreters to ensure translation of COVID-19 materials to various languages. 

5-19-2020 - Resolution No. AR 2020-175, a resolution of the Anchorage Municipal Assembly recognizing the work of Alaska Mask Makers and other mask making collectives active in the State of Alaska and the Municipality of Anchorage.

6-02-2020 - Resolution No. AR 2020-194, a resolution of the Anchorage Assembly declaring Anchorage is essential, and in support of fair, direct federal emergency support to reopen and rebuild all local American economies.

6-02-2020 - Resolution No. AR 2020-198, a resolution of the Anchorage Assembly for a third extension of the Declaration of Civil Emergency (COVID-19) issued by the Mayor of the Municipality of Anchorage on March 12, 2020.

6-02-2020 - Resolution No. AR 2020-199, a resolution of the Anchorage Assembly authorizing the Mayor to execute an agreement with the State of Alaska to accept CARES Act Funds and appropriate, when tendered.

6-23-2020 – Resolution No. AR 2020-208, a resolution appropriating a grant in an amount of $1,500 to the COVID-19 Response Fund (231802), Office of the Mayor, for the Municipal Youth Advisory Commission in collaboration with Alaska Mask Makers for the Spirit of Youth COVID-19 Youth Messaging Grant.

6-23-2020 – Resolution No. AR 2020-221, As Amended, a resolution of the Anchorage Municipal Assembly authorizing the funding of: a Small Business and Nonprofit Relief Program; a Rental and Mortgage Assistance Relief Program; a Child Care Relief Program; and a Public Lands Jobs Program (Programs).

7-28-2020 - Resolution No. AR 2020-273 - A resolution of the Municipality of Anchorage authorizing the funding of an Outreach and Education Program on uses of CARES Act Funding, for $50,000 from the State Direct/Federal Pass-Thru Grants Fund (231900).  

7-28-2020 - Resolution No. AR 2020-274 - A resolution of the Anchorage Municipal Assembly authorizing funding to build the capacity of the Assembly Office and Assembly Counsel's Office to respond to the COVID-19 emergency, for $175,000 from the CARES Act Funds previously appropriated to the State Direct/Federal Pass-Thru Grants Fund

8-11-2020 - AR 2020-271(S), As Amended - A Resolution of Anchorage Municipal Assembly establishing the priority areas and framework for allocation of the Covid-19 Relief Funds.