3CMA "Help, Please" Requests
Texting Solution for Residents/Visitors
Kelly Allen, Marketing & Communications Coordinator, Downtown Orlando, Florida writes:
"The City of Orlando's Downtown Development Board is considering implementing a texting program for Downtown residents and visitors. Do you use a texting solution to encourage your residents/visitors to text you to report a specific circumstance (to report a pothole...or a light not working for example)? If so, please share which ones have you found success in using. We would also appreciate best practices and tips!"
Providing Communications in Other Languages
David Webb, Deputy Village Manager, Village of Hanover Park, Illinois writes:
"The Village of Hanover Park is researching the issue of providing communications in other languages. Do you have a policy that outlines the use of other languages in your communications to your constituents?"
Kara D. Roberson, Communications Manager/PIO, City of Wentzville, Missouri writes
"What ideas do you have for an exciting recruitment campaign? Are any of your organizations utilizing a new, innovative way to recruit employees? I’m looking for ideas big and small – particularly campaign ideas that help to attract employees and encourage them to apply. All ideas welcome. Thanks in advance for your help and feedback!"
Policies for Naming City/County Buildings
Leslie Arroyo, Communications Director, City of South San Francisco, California writes:
"I am interested in obtaining any city/county policies around naming buildings after residents/politicians, etc. Thank you!"