Marketing, Public Relations & Communications

The Marketing, Public Relations & Communications Department manages and administers initiatives for the City of Belleville that help develop and promote its unique assets, quality of life advantages and opportunities for residential and economic growth and development. 

This department uses expertise in relationship building, social media, and marketing to improve the city’s exposure to new markets, attract new businesses and residents to the City, and enhance communication efforts with stakeholders. 

City Website
The Department works directly with all other city departments to help create and maintain the content on the City's website, www.belleville.net.

Launched in August of 2013, the website was developed with the intent to provide helpful information for our residents and businesses, and for those who might be interested in starting a business in Belleville or visiting or living here.
Web Home Page 5-7-18 - Copy
In January of 2017, a complete update and redesign began. The new site, as you view it today, was launched in August of 2017.
City Newsletter
The Department is responsible for coordinating the City's Quarterly Newsletter. The newsletter is published in January, April, July, and October. The newsletter is available via the City's website and social media platforms. If you would like a paper copy mailed to you, please contact 618-233-6518 ext. 1237 or email jferguson@belleville.net. 

The City Newsletter contains helpful information and resources such as phone numbers of city departments and elected officials, holiday trash collection schedules, and upcoming events. It also keeps residents and businesses informed about special meetings, progress on projects, and new developments and businesses in Belleville.

July 2020 Newsletter Draft 6.29.20

Social Media

Stay informed about City events and important happenings through Facebook at Welcome to Belleville IL, and through Twitter at Belleville_ILL

Please like us, and share our posts with your connections.

facebooktwitter1024px-Instagram_icon

  

City Sponsored and Co-Sponsored Event Planning

This Department is responsible for planning, organizing, and executing several annual events that are sponsored by the City. It also assists with the organizing of other events and special programs, as they arise.

Radio and Print Media Ads

The creation of radio advertisements, as well as newspaper, magazine, and other printed promotions, are also part of the Marketing, Public Relations & Communications Department's responsibilities.