Office of Marketing and Communications


 Enhancing the Savannah experience through consistent communication and relationship building to drive our community FORWARD.

2020 strategic goals:

Build our brand: tying storytelling to the City’s primary goals in new, engaging ways.

Enhancing technology: enhancing technological communication platforms and efficiencies.

Knowing our neighbors: building relationships with our community and showing the City’s human side.

Learn by listening: encouraging conversations and communicating about what matters.

Partner with purpose: engaging with and welcoming support from our partners to optimize effectiveness.

Make a difference: purposefully focusing on making a difference in the lives of those we serve.

Areas of responsibility:

 online/digital communications, media relations, coordination of special announcements and events, public engagement, video production, strategic marketing, community news.

  1. Mayor Johnson signs emergency order requiring face coverings in the City of Savannah

    The order went into effect at 8 a.m. on July 26, 2021, and will remain in effect until 11:59 p.m. on Aug. 25, 2021. Read on...
  2. Public invited to millage rate hearings

    All concerned citizens are invited to the public hearings on the property tax rate at City Hall, located at 2 E. Bay St., on July 22 at 4 p.m. or 6:30 p.m. or Aug. 12 at 11 a.m. or 2 p.m. Read on...
  3. Savannah City Council selects new City Manager

    Jay Melder was selected following a national search and an extensive interview process, including community panel interviews with finalists. Read on...