Community Forums

Community forums throughout the state have been undertaken since October of 2016. Below are the communities that were visited through this time period. Click on the forum name to review the notes and feedback taken from these sessions. Community forums are conducted using a set of goals intended to spur conversation around the region and community’s economic drivers and challenges. Following the discussion, attendees are asked to rate the categories in the order of their importance. The outline for these forums can be found here.


Jane Angvik facilitates a community forum in Fairbanks

Completed Sessions:

Kenai Peninsula Community Forum
October 20, 2016

Matanuska-Susitna Community Forum
October 27, 2016

Fairbanks Community Forum
November 2, 2016

Bethel Community Forum
November 7th, 2016

Nome Community Forum
December 6, 2016

Kotzebue Community Forum
December 9th, 2016

Kodiak Community Forum via teleconference
January 25, 2017

Glennallen Community Forum via teleconference
January 31, 2017

Ketchikan Community Forum, as part of the Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce Lunch
March 1, 2017

Barrow Community Engagement as part of the UIC Business Tour
March 8, 2017

Juneau Community Forum
March 10th, 2017

Anchorage Community Forum
March 22, 2017