Advocacy

Overview

Actively support pro-business and oppose anti-business legislation

Engage and represent businesses in the legislative process and communicate legislative activity to members and stakeholders

Through the Advocacy pillar, help position the profile of Fort Worth as an international city

Through the Advocacy pillar, help enhance our community's assets to improve its attractiveness and livability

Annual goals

  Benchmark, measure and communicate annual advocacy agenda that supports overall Chamber goals.

Aid in increasing funding to implement the Fort Worth Transportation Authority’s Master Plan.

  Increase business sector diversity on advocacy committees.

  Study and measure specific assistance requests from member companies.

  Leverage small business to help in our efforts to increase prosperity across all areas of Fort Worth.

  Increase member involvement in advocacy efforts.

  Promote Fort Worth as a center for political issue discussions.

Goals through 2021

Actively support pro-business and oppose anti-business legislation