• See how different people Live. Work. Play. in Anchorage on our community Instagram account, iloveanchorage!

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  • The 2014 3-Year Outlook Luncheon will feature guest speaker, Terry Jones, founder of Travelocity.com. CLICK HERE to learn more!

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  • Alaska Entrepreneurship Week is July 25 - Aug 1, 2014. CLICK HERE to view a calendar of events!

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  • Anchorage unemployment was 4.9 percent in May 2014. Click to view the full report sponsored by First National Bank Alaska.

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  • One in ten jobs in Anchorage is directly or indirectly related to the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport.

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  • The Business Pitch-On-A-Train Competition is July 31. Buy your ticket now.

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LWP Artwork Revised 12-1-13

Report Artwork Revised 12-1-13

Successful Live. Work. Play. Event w/ Peter Kageyama

February 24th, 2012 - AEDC held their first Live. Work. Play. sponsored event, "For the Love of Anchorage" workshop and luncheon on February 23rd at the Hotel Captain Cook. The successful event featured Peter Kageyama, author of the internationally acclaimed book "For the Love of Cities", focusing on the grassroots efforts of falling in love with your city and how to make change in your city from a grassroots level. Kageyama held a workshop with the Anchorage community, challenging them to think of creative ways to engage the community and improve the city. Below is a timelapsed video of the mural that shows a visual representaion of the workshop designed by artist Michelle Royal and local Alaskan artist Aurora Sydney-Adel. Listen to Peter Kageyama on KSKA's Addressing Alaskans!

For the Love of Anchorage pictures
For the Love of Anchorage workshop re-cap

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