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Mike Taylor, Director

Edwin Birch,
Public Information Officer

Street Address
City Hall
701 Nth 7th Street, Room 620
Kansas City, Kansas 66101

Phone Numbers
Fax: 913- 573-5512

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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The Unified Government Public Relations Department serves as one of the central sources of information for its employees, the general public and the media. The department is responsible for various communications functions and initiatives such as:

PR Initiatives

  • media relations
  • marketing
  • legislative lobbying
  • emergency response 
  • UGTV
  • public information activities
  • special events planning
  • Website
  • working with all City departments, Board of Commission, and the Office
    of the Mayor

Additional Information


Social Media


The mission of the Public Relations Department is to promote the goals and policies of the Unified Government Board of Commissioners and administration, and to benefit the overall community by effectively communicating with citizens, elected leaders, the news media and the employees of the Unified Government.

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