Public Relations

Location: Director: Hours: Contact:
City Hall
701 N 7th St, Suite 620
Kansas City, KS
Mike Taylor Monday - Friday
8:00AM - 5:00PM
P: (913) 573-5565 F: (913) 573-5512 E: Email
Public Relations
The Public Relations Department (PR) promotes the goals and policies of the Unified Government (UG) Board of Commissioners (BOC), and administration. Serving as one of the central sources of information for its employees, general public, and media.

Our Mission:
To benefit the overall community by effectively communicating with citizens, elected leaders, the news media, and employees of the UG.

PR is responsible for various communications functions and initiatives such as:


  • Media Relations
  • Marketing
  • Legislative Lobbying
  • Emergency Response
  • UGTV
  • Public Information Activities
  • Special Events Planning
  • Website
  • Collaborating with all City/County departments, BOC, and the Office of the Mayor

Communications Programs

Government Relations
Legislative Agenda/Program/Testimony
Social Media
The Citizen
ENews Source
Google Ch. 141
Spectrum Ch. 2
UG Website Additional Communications Services