Communications

Mission

The mission of the Communications Department is to ensure accountability to the public and transparency of government; to encourage citizen involvement and participation in government and community activities; establish and maintain an accurate perception of the city among the public; inform citizens of municipal programs and services; and promote the city's achievements.


Responsibilities


The Communications Department is an Integrated Marketing and Communications-based department responsible for ensuring that city council, public meeting, and event information is efficiently conveyed to Morgantown residents and visitors and the Greater Morgantown area.

Manages:


  • Website and social media activity
  • Media relations
  • Morgantown15, the city's Government Access Channel
  • Public affairs and marketing
  • Production and recording of policy making meetings held in Council Chambers

Develops:

  • Public engagement campaigns
  • Branding
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Newsletters
  • News Releases
  • Publications
  • Videos

Policies