It is the mission of the Communications & Marketing department to effectively inform and meaningfully engage residents, visitors, businesses, and municipal employees through a creative, inclusive, and comprehensive communication program, community and employee relations, and special events.
The Communications and Marketing department strives to promote a positive City image, enhance community dialogue, enrich civic engagement, create a strong partnership with the community, and increase public participation in Red Oak's many activities and amenities.
The Communications & Marketing Department focuses on telling the stories of our amazing city, providing beneficial information to present and potential residents, businesses, community organizations, and municipal employees, and finding new ways to engage and partner with our community. The two divisions of the department, Communications & Marketing and Tourism, oversee the following services: strategic communications and marketing initiatives, graphic design, City website, social media, photo and video content, brand management, public engagement, community relations, media relations, employee relations, Municipal Center rentals, and special events.
The City of Red Oak adopted a tax rate that will raise more taxes for maintenance and operations than last year's tax rate. The tax rate will effectively be raised by 5.38 percent and will raise taxes for maintenance and operations on a $100,000 home by approximately $-40.57.