Tempe Chamber of Commerce

Government Relations and Transportation Committee Meeting

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Name: Government Relations and Transportation Committee Meeting
Date: February 1, 2017
Time: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM MST
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:

Purpose

To make a bottom-line impact for members by advocating for a favorable business climate through interactive public policy engagement, and providing ongoing representation and information in government at local, state and federal levels.

Objectives

  • Analyze and develop a public policy agenda on issues that affect members of the business community based on member input.
  • Lobby elected and appointed officials on Chamber issues.
  • Maintain and enhance the Chamber’s presence at the Arizona Legislature.
  • Host issue forums and candidate debates throughout the year with City, County, State, and Federal elected and appointed officials.
  • Meet with and develop relationships with Tempe congressional representatives.
  • Work with other business organizations on common priority issues.
  • Disseminate information through the Monday Morning Update and the Business and Government section of The Business Advocate.
  • As needed, utilize an ad-hoc local government subcommittee to research local issues and/or create local position statements.
  • Represent the business community as an advocate for multi-modal transportation.
  • Working collaboratively with other chambers in the East Valley Chambers of Commerce Alliance.
Location:
TCH - The Centers for Habilitation
215 W. Lodge Dr.
Tempe, AZ 85283
Date/Time Information:
1st Wednesday monthly
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Contact Information:
Tempe Chamber of Commerce
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