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Matthew Brown, Communications Program Manager
Matthew oversees the City's press communications and public relations activities.
Deanna Gescheider, Director of Communications and Community Engagement
Deanna directs the Department of Communications and Community Engagement, this includes overseeing and managing strategic direction for the City's: media relations, print and new communications, television production and web services.
- Balloon Races Street Closures
Sierra Street will be closed from McCarran Street to College Street for pedestrian crossing and access to the park.
09/04/2013 9:00 AMdetail
- Play Santa for a Senior this Christmas
Senior Holiday Giving Trees are located on the 1st and 2nd floors of City Hall- donations are accepted through the 19th of December.
12/13/2012 3:00 PMdetail
- Don’t forget the City of Reno’s Special Event Sponsorship Application is due this Friday
The deadline for the City of Reno’s Special Event Sponsorship Application is Friday, December 7, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. The Special Events Subcommittee of the Reno City Council will make a decision on the awarded sponsorships in the third week of January 2013.
- City of Reno offices closed on January 19
The City of Reno administrative offices at Reno City Hall (1 East First Street) will be closed on Monday, January, 19, 2015 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday.
01/16/2015 10:25 AMdetail
- City Manager announces appointments at the City of Reno
Reno City Manager Andrew Clinger has announced the appointment of two staff members in the City Manager’s Office.
01/15/2015 10:36 AMdetail
- January 14, 2015 Reno City Council Highlights
Council unanimously approved the appointment of Gailmarie Pahmeier as the first Poet Laureate for the City of Reno. Reno is the first jurisdiction in the State of Nevada to have a Poet Laureate.
01/14/2015 6:04 PMdetail
- Homeless teens and young adults to be counted in Reno on January 29
Build Our Center and Nevada Youth Empowerment Project are coordinating the 24-hour “2015 Homeless Youth Point in Time Count” beginning at 12:01 a.m. on January 29, 2015 at the West Street Plaza.
01/13/2015 5:15 PMdetail
- City Council Prelights for January 14, 2015
In our ongoing commitment to keep citizens informed, we’ve spotlighted a few key Agenda items for the January 14, 2015 Reno City Council Meeting.
01/13/2015 8:59 AMdetail
- USBC, RSCVA, and City of Reno approve revision of tournament hosting agreement
Key changes include shifting the USBC Open and Women’s Championships back to their historical rotation of visiting Reno once every three years, adjusting the site fee and extending the completion date for renovations at the National Bowling Stadium (NBS).
01/12/2015 3:11 PMdetail
- Reno Fire Department reminds residents to take safety precautions around ice
The Reno Fire Department would like to remind anyone who enjoys outdoor winter activities of the importance of safety when around ice. Under no circumstances should residents attempt to walk or drive on rivers, lakes, ponds, or any other body of water that is iced over.
01/09/2015 4:50 PMdetail
- Registration is open for the Reno/Tahoe Senior Winter Games
The 2015 Reno/Tahoe Senior Winter Games start on Monday, February 2, 2015 (the day after the Super Bowl) and conclude on Saturday, February 14, 2015 with the Valentine’s Day Dinner and Dance event.
01/09/2015 9:55 AMdetail
- Event raises awareness about the impacts of human trafficking
On Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 3 p.m. the Junior League of Reno (JLR) will host a compelling community event, "Out of the Darkness and Into the Light," to raise awareness about the local impacts of human trafficking.
01/08/2015 4:14 PMdetail
- January 7, 2015 Reno City Council Highlights
In a Special Meeting of the Reno City Council held today, Council unanimously approved to amend the existing contract between the Reno-Sparks Convention and Visitors Authority (RSCVA), the City of Reno, and United States Bowling Congress (USBC).
01/07/2015 1:38 PMdetail
- City Council Prelights for January 7, 2015
A Special Meeting of the Reno City Council has been scheduled for January 7, 2015 starting at noon on the first floor of City Hall.
01/05/2015 1:21 PMdetail
- Start a new business in the New Year
Find out what you don’t know, and get face-to-face with some knowledgeable resources, during the next "Assess – License – Launch" workshop on Friday, January 9, 2015 from 7:15 to 9 a.m.
01/05/2015 10:48 AMdetail
- Reno Citizens Institute registration open until end of month
Residents of Reno, Sparks, and/or Washoe County are encouraged to register now for the spring session of the award-winning Reno Citizens Institute (RCI) program provided by the City of Reno.
01/02/2015 12:05 PMdetail
- Property owners should protect fire sprinkler systems from freezing temperatures
With this recent cold snap, the Reno Fire Department would like to remind property owners who have buildings that contain automatic fire sprinklers to make sure their systems are protected from the frigid temperatures.
12/31/2014 2:41 PMdetail
- City of Reno statement regarding Nevada Supreme Court’s ruling
In light of today's opinion by the Nevada Supreme Court that reversed a District Court order that had granted a preliminary injunction in the lawsuit between Reno Fire Fighters Association (IAFF Local 731) and the City of Reno, the City of Reno is issuing the following statement.
12/31/2014 12:16 PMdetail
- City of Reno offices closed Christmas and New Year’s days
The City of Reno administrative offices at Reno City Hall (1 East First Street) will be closed on Thursday, December 25, 2014 and Thursday, January 1, 2015 in observance of the Christmas and New Year’s holidays.
12/22/2014 9:48 AMdetail
- December 17, 2014 Reno City Council Highlights
Council unanimously approved to continue the USBC item on the condition that RSCVA comes back with a new proposed second amendment that will provide further clarification of the contract.
12/17/2014 5:00 PMdetail