Mayor Ethan Berkowitz wants to know what Anchorage thinks about Anchorage - and announces the creation of a new place for the Mayor to receive feedback, comments, questions, and concerns.Learn more
Citizen Tax Saving Suggestion
Submitted: Thursday, October 27, 2011
Since property owners need not re-apply for residential or senior citizen property tax exemptions every year it appears to be quite easy to keep an exemption one is no longer qualified to have. Example: someone with exemptions decides tread more
Community Council Surveys
Comments submitted by the community are an important factor in developing the Capital Improvement Budget/Program (CIB/CIP)
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CIP Frequently Asked Questions
- In the spring, OMB routes project lists to the community councils for comments.
- Each department evaluates projects identified and develops a prioritized needs list.
- Bonds: Primary funding source is voter approved bonds.
- Federal: secondary funding source is federal funding programmed through the AMATS TIP
A category of bonds in which the Municipality pledges that it will ensure the debt is repaid. Voter approval is required to incur this debt. General Obligation, bonds appear on a general election ballot and require approval by a majority of those voting in that service area. The debt is repaid over time by property tax payers in that service area.read more