|Mercer Island Weekly E-Newsletter Sample|
City communications encompass public outreach through the City's website, traditional media, social media, E-newsletters, cable broadcasting, advertising, mailers and other means; and also public involvement processes such as workshops, town meetings and comment collection. Working in partnership with all City departments, City communications are coordinated within the City Manager's office. Learn more about the City of Mercer Island here.
For media inquiries, please contact:
Ross Freeman, Communications Manager
For breaking news, please see the City of Mercer Island homepage www.mercergov.org.
Or visit our social media sites at www.mercergov.org/socialmedia.
The Weekly City E-newsletter is available at www.mercergov.org/MIWeekly.
To learn more about MI-TV Channel 21, please visit www.mercergov.org/MITV.
To learn how to get information in an emergency, go to www.mercergov.org/emergencyinfo.
Public outreach and involvement are Priority 6 of Mercer Island's "Priorities of Government:"
6. The Community will support open and informed public involvement processes within the structure of representative, democratic decision-making.
6.1 The City Council will make decisions on behalf of the community.
6.2 The City will generate and disseminate public information to the community on the issues that confront the community and about the services and programs it provides.
6.3 The City will receive information and opinions from citizens, businesses and other interested parties during the course of its policy making and delivery of its services.