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From the City Manager's Desk

Oct 10

Multiple Communication Channels Engage Residents

Posted on October 10, 2019 at 8:38 AM by Sharon Hoggard

Communications is a tough business and it takes committed people to do it effectively. Lee Iacocca, American automobile executive and former CEO of the Chrysler Corporation once said, “You can have brilliant ideas, but if you can't get them across, your ideas won't get you anywhere.” And, as professional communicators we can never assume that our messages are reaching the targeted audiences, unless the audience provides us with feedback.

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Oct 08

UnmaskingHR Series Address Region's History

Posted on October 8, 2019 at 9:30 AM by Sharon Hoggard

Unmasking Hampton Roads, a three-part series occurring twice this fall, will examine the historic and contemporary impact of racism in Hampton Roads. #UnmaskingHR is being presented by the Hampton Roads Community Foundation in partnership with Virginia Humanities.

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Oct 03

9th Annual Mayors Citywide Food Drive Challenge

Posted on October 3, 2019 at 9:26 AM by Sharon Hoggard

The “Mayors Citywide Food Drive Challenge” began on September 23 and culminate at the Annual Mayflower Marathon taking place November 22–24, 2019. There are two donation locations in our service area for Mayflower Marathon: one at Pembroke Mall in Virginia Beach (behind Target) and the second at First Team Kia and Subaru in Suffolk. Final donation totals from the drive will be announced on Tuesday, November 26.

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