Capitol Brief by Senator Bill Wielechowski

Keeping In Touch

Representing Muldoon, Russian Jack, JBER, Reflection Lake,
University Area, College Gate, Nunaka Valley, Wonder Park

December 6, 2016
Senator Bill Wielechowski
Bill Wielechowski

1500 W Benson #228
Anchorage, AK 99503
FAX: 907.269.0122


State Capitol, Rm 419
Juneau, AK 99801
FAX: 907.465.6615


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Dear Friends and Neighbors,

 Open House, Bus Routes
& Neighborhood GIFT!

Dear Friends and Neighbors,

I hope everyone is staying warm out there this winter!

Please take note of these upcoming neighborhood events:

Image/Reflection Drive Road Reconstruction

Image/Reflection Drive Road Reconstruction

The Municipality’s first Open House to discuss proposed upgrades to the Image/Reflection Drive area is coming up this Thursday. Click below for more information and join us Thursday to share your thoughts!

What: Image/Reflection Drive Open House #1

When: Thursday, December 8th, 5:30 – 7:30pm

Where: 4700 Elmore Road, 1st Floor

For more detailed project information, visit the website at

Public Meetings on Bus Routes

People Mover is in the final stages of reviewing significant changes to the bus network in Anchorage, and would like your input! 

If you use the bus system and would like to share your thoughts on the new routes, please consider joining one of the public comment meetings being held in East Anchorage next week:

§  Tuesday, December 13th, 5:00 – 7:00pm @ the Muldoon Library

§  Saturday, December 17th, 2:00 – 4:00pm @ the Mountain View Library

People Mover listens

Public comments are also being accepted online or by email until December 31, 2016.

To submit a comment, view route maps, or see the project timeline, visit

Neighborhood GIFT

Need a little extra help this holiday or know someone who does? Next Tuesday & Wednesday (Dec. 13th & 14th), the Food Bank of Alaska will again be hosting their annual Neighborhood GIFT program, where households can receive all the fixings for a holiday meal.  Families can also pick out a toy for each child (age 14 or younger) that lives in the home.

Neighborhood Gift

If you’d like to learn more about this event and what you need to bring, dial the phone number 2-1-1 or click here:

Interested in volunteering? Click here for how to sign up:

A big thank you to the Food Bank of Alaska, the Salvation Army, Lutheran Social Services Alaska, Marine Corps Toys for Tots, the United Way of Anchorage and all the community members who help to put on this important event.

Happy Holidays to you and yours!

As always, feel free to contact me with your ideas and suggestions. I’m here to represent you and appreciate your input!



Bill Wielechowski
Alaska State Senator
District H - Anchorage