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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.
- 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
- Reno firefighters continue holiday food basket tradition
On Saturday, December 20, 2014 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., current and retired Reno firefighters will be assembling and delivering holiday food baskets for pre-selected families, continuing a tradition that began more than 80 years ago.
12/16/2014 9:37 AMdetail
- Reno firefighters host holiday party for children in need
On Sunday, December 21, 2014, from noon to 3 p.m., Reno firefighters will turn the downtown Reno Ballroom into a center of holiday activities for children experiencing homelessness.
12/15/2014 3:30 PMdetail
- City Council Prelights for December 17, 2014
A Special Meeting of the Reno City Council has been scheduled for December 17, 2014 starting at 2 p.m. on the first floor of City Hall.
12/15/2014 9:23 AMdetail
- City of Reno releases final statistics for Santa Pub Crawl
On Saturday, December 13, 2014 downtown Reno was filled with Santas, elves, reindeer, and an assortment of other Christmas characters patronizing businesses for the 14th annual Santa Pub Crawl.
12/14/2014 6:00 PMdetail
- Groundbreaking for Transitional Housing set for next week
A groundbreaking ceremony for the Northern Nevada Transitional Housing (NNTH) will be held on Tuesday, December 16 at 2 p.m. at 1840 East 2nd Street in Reno.
12/12/2014 4:32 PMdetail
- City of Reno unveils Winter/Spring 2015 Recreation Guide
The City of Reno’s Parks, Recreation, and Community Services Department has released its Winter/Spring 2015 Recreation Guide.
12/12/2014 8:56 AMdetail
- City of Reno teams up with Silver Legacy and local cab companies to boost safety of Santa Crawl event
RPD, in conjunction with the City of Reno and the Silver Legacy, has teamed up with local cab companies to provide an easy and safe way for event participants to get home after the crawl.
12/11/2014 10:31 AMdetail
- December 10, 2014 Reno City Council Highlights
Council unanimously approved the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the City of Reno and Reno Administrative/Professional Group - Administrative Unit (RAPG-Admin) for the period July 1, 2013 through June 30, 2018.
12/10/2014 7:03 PMdetail
- City Council Prelights for December 10, 2014
In our ongoing commitment to keep citizens informed, we’ve spotlighted a few key Agenda items for the December 10, 2014 Reno City Council Meeting.
12/08/2014 3:50 PMdetail
- Reno Fire Department offers holiday safety tips
The Reno Fire Department would like to remind residents to be safe during the holiday season.
12/08/2014 9:23 AMdetail
- City of Reno helps residents prepare for winter storms
This week’s storms were a great reminder that winter is fast approaching, and residents should be prepared for snow and ice.
12/05/2014 10:24 AMdetail
- December 3, 2014 Reno City Council Highlights
David Bobzien took an Oath of Office and was sworn in as the new Reno City Council Member At-Large. Council unanimously approved to appoint Bobzien after interviewing six applicants.
12/03/2014 10:05 PMdetail
- City Council Prelights for December 3, 2014
In our ongoing commitment to keep citizens informed, we’ve spotlighted a few key Agenda items for the December 3, 2014 Reno City Council Meeting.
12/02/2014 8:33 AMdetail