Statement from Girdwood Board of Supervisors on the Girdwood Governance Association
The Girdwood Board of Supervisors (GBOS), the elected body of government for Girdwood, is responsible for the following items in the Girdwood Valley Service Area (GVSA): Land Use, Roads, Utilities, Parks and Recreation, Public Safety, Cemetery and Fire. GBOS serves as an ex-officio community council to the Municipality of Anchorage Assembly (Anchorage Borough) and Anchorage Mayor.
Girdwood Governance Association (GGA) and Girdwood Board of Supervisors (GBOS) are two completely separate entities. GBOS has a standing relationship with the Municipality of Anchorage (Anchorage Borough). GGA has been operating as an unincorporated community civic group and has recently incorporated as an Alaska Non-Profit.
Girdwood Board of Supervisors (GBOS) supports community members and private civic organizations, for volunteering their time researching community matters and in exercising their democratic right of assembly.