E-News

The City sends out an electronic newsletter (e-News) on Mondays and Fridays, and otherwise as needed for special announcements and crime alerts.

Signing Up


Use our online form to sign up to receive the City E-News.

Submission Guidelines


The City considers all requested E-News entries that aim to promote city events, organizations, community endeavors and the like. If you'd like to request a City E-News entry, please read the following guidelines and email the Creative, Marketing and Communications Director Ellen Powell with all required information. If this is your first time requesting an E-News entry, please include your organization’s address, phone number, website and Facebook page (if applicable).
  • The E-News goes out on Monday on or before 5 p.m. Deadline for content: noon every Friday. The E-News includes city and community news and spotlights events being held that week. 
  • Please include the event address, event date and time, and a website, Facebook event or page or contact info for people to find out more info. 
  • E-News entry word count should be under 150 words. Please keep it brief and catchy.
  • First person pronouns (I, me, my, mine, we, us, our, ours) will generally be changed to third-person (he, she, it, its, him, her, his, hers, they, them, their, theirs).
  • The City will typically run a grand opening notice for a new business. For other business promotions, tag the Downtown Development Authority on social media @exploreavondalega for re-shares.