Category Archives: advocacy

October Advocacy Newsletter

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The October 2021 edition of AIA|WA’s Advocacy Newsletter is available here. You’ll find information about AIA National’s participation at the international climate conference COP26; opportunities to participate in the 2022 State Legislative Session; opportunities for associates and small projects; the adoption of C-PACER in Washington counties; AIA Spokane’s new Executive…

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September Advocacy Newsletter

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The September 2021 edition of AIA|WA’s Advocacy Newsletter is available here. You’ll find information about Washington’s tax system overhaul; AIA’s Board Associates program; the 2021 Civic Design Awards winners; AIA Seattle’s new Executive Director; and more! As always, please let us know if you have questions or comments.

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May Advocacy Newsletter

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AIA Washington Council’s May Advocacy Newsletter is available HERE. Now that the 2021 legislative session is over, we’ll be doing a deeper dive into a different set of policy issues each month, as well as introducing you to AIA’s statewide representatives on state government and organizational committees. The May issue…

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April Advocacy Newsletter

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The Washington State Legislature concluded its 2021 session on April 25, capping off a historical session that was conducted largely online. Our April Advocacy Newsletter outlines the general themes of the session and reports on how AIA’s legislative agenda fared. Thanks to all of our members who met with their…

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How to Register Your Position on State Legislation

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1. Follow this link to the state’s legislative website page on Participating in the Legislative Process: https://leg.wa.gov/legislature/Pages/Participating.aspx 2. In the Participating in a Committee Hearing box on the upper right, your three options are listed with links – all links go to the same sign up page: https://leg.wa.gov/legislature/Pages/Participating.aspx Testifying in…

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November Advocacy Newsletter

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AIA|WA’s November Advocacy Newsletter may be downloaded HERE.  It covers the November state elections and previews the 2021 state legislative session – which will be unlike any other in the state’s history.   We would also like to highlight the following AIA|WA events: Capitol Connections – Jan. 25-29 Capitol Connections…

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October Advocacy Newsletter

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The October 2020 edition of AIA Washington Council’s is available HERE. Read about: The 2021 Legislative Session, which will move online Online events on advocacy training and how to navigate the legislative session and the state’s legislative website How you can participate in AIA|WA’s first ever virtual lobbying day, Capitol…

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Advocacy in Action

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Join us for Advocacy in Action, a free, 3-part webinar series on how architects can effectively advocate for the issues most important to you. AIA Washington Council advocates on behalf of our members on a range of issues, including: Climate change and the role of the built environment in addressing…

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