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City of Loveland

City of Loveland Public Information Office
410 E. Fifth Street
Loveland, CO 80537

Phone: 970 962-2302
Fax: 970 962-2912
Email: pio@ci.loveland.co.us

Mission:

To provide timely and accurate information about the City of Loveland government; its programs, policies, issues, actions and events.

Keeping Loveland informed in a number of different ways:

News Releases

The Public Information Office authors or assists in producing City news releases and other printed materials. Many news releases and materials are also prepared and sent independently through other City offices.

Information 
City Update Newsletters 
City Update is delivered to 34,000 Loveland residences and businesses monthly. Every edition includes a primary focus on an issue, activity or event that is important to the Loveland community. City Update is written and edited by the Public Information staff and delivered with monthly utility bills. It is cited by citizens as the most-often-read communication tool from the City.
City Update Newsletter
Dateline: Loveland 
For more than a decade, the City has used the Dateline: Loveland page in the Loveland Daily Reporter-Herald to provide a wide variety of City information to the community. Subject matter for Dateline: Loveland often corresponds to the monthly City Update newsletter themes.
 Dateline: Loveland

Twitter

Residents can get brief informational messages on the latest City government news and events by following the City of Loveland on its Twitter page. Click here for more information on the City's Social Media outlets.

twitter 

YouTube

The City's official YouTube page contains a variety of informational videos on City government, news, events and programs. Click here for more information on the City's Social Media outlets.

 

youtube

Facebook 

The City's official Facebook page is another great way to find out the latest news and events happening at the City of Loveland. Click here for more information on the City's Social Media outlets.

 

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City Information Line--962-2020

962-2020 is the City's official phone information line. Informational messages are recorded and available to the public in the event of an emergency, special situation or to inform the public of developments due to weather or other unforseen circumstances. For more information on City emergency/special situation communications tools and resources, click here.

 Telephone
Loveland’s Talking
“Loveland’s Talking” is the City’s only locally produced television program. Topics include City programs, services, events, issues and news. Guests usually include City staffers discussing the “what and why” of City operations. “Loveland’s Talking” is broadcast at various times throughout the month, as is the featured show of the monthly Programs of Interest segment on Loveland’s cable TV Channel 16.
Loveland’s Talking
Channel 16 Programming 
The City's cable Channel 16 TV station broadcasts live City Council and Planning Commission meetings as well as a number of pre-recorded video productions that provide health, educational and safety information to the community. Slides announcing special events, programs information also run between scheduled programming.
 Channel 16 Programming
City Website 
The City's website contains comprehensive information on City departments, policies, programs and events. The Public Information Office makes additions and/or updates to the City's website almost daily.
City Website
1610 AM Radio
The 1610 AM radio transmitter system broadcasts messages regarding road construction and events of interest to area visitors and residents. 1610 AM is a vital community communication tool and is relied upon to disseminate important information in the event of an emergency or special situation.
 1610 AM Radio
Community Surveys 
The Public Information Office is involved with creating and executing major annual citywide surveys. The survey is sent to 3,000 Loveland addresses seeking citizen opinion on the value and quality of City services.
Community Survey
Emergency Response Call Center
The Public Information Office has established an Information Call Center for use in the event of a local emergency or special situation. Ten workstations can be used to gather, confirm and disseminate information via the City's information outlets, including the website, cable TV Channel 16, 1610 AM radio, news releases, Twitter, Facebook, the City Information Line--962-2020 and e-mail.
Joint Information Center

Red Flag

As part of the Public Information Office's attention to emergency preparedness, the regional online Public Information Officers contact list is frequently updated. Named the Red Flag page and hosted on the City of Loveland's website, the password-protected page provides widespread access to contact information for PIO staffers throughout northern Colorado whose assistance may be required in the event of a major emergency in the region.

Red Flag
Emergency Communications Training
The Public Information Office is involved in emergency communications discussions, drills and training including exercises at the Emergency Operations Center, emergency information workshops and FEMA training.
Emergency Communications
Last updated: 6/17/2011 5:21:18 PM