Marketing & Communications
The Marketing & Communications Department for the City of Temple is responsible for marketing and advertising all city-related programs, projects, services and events; disseminating information through the media; managing communications in an emergency response; creating and maintaining a clear identity for Temple; and providing photography, graphic design and video production services.
The Marketing & Communications department has been recognized for innovation and excellence awards from the National Association for Government Communicators Blue Pencil & Gold Screen Awards for 1st place for the Most Improved Publication for the Play by Play Activity Guide and 1st place for Graphic Design Project for the Love Where You Live Program.
Marketing & Communications also recently received an award from the Texas Association of Convention and Visitor Bureaus Idea Fair for 2nd place in Tourism Branding & Advertising for Discover Temple. Marketing & Communications was also awarded 1st place in Best Digital Promotion by Texas Downtown Association for their Virtual First Friday during COVID-19.
For Media Inquiries, please call 254.298.5605 or email.
The City of Temple understands people communicate in a wide variety of ways. The Marketing & Communications Department strives to stay connected with our citizens in as many ways possible.
Monthly City Newsletter
Subscribe to our monthly City newsletter to receive information about upcoming events and exciting things happening in the community. Enter your information below or click here to join:
- City of Temple, Texas Facebook
- City of Temple, Texas Twitter
- City of Temple, Texas Instagram
- Temple Parks & Recreation Facebook
- Temple Parks & Recreation Instagram
- Temple Police Department Facebook
- Temple Police Department Twitter
- Temple Police Department Instagram
- Temple Fire Department Facebook
- Temple Public Library
- Lions Junction Family Water Park
- Temple Railroad & Heritage Museum
- Discover Temple
- Discover Downtown Temple
The City issues official news to the media through media releases. If you have questions regarding the City's releases contact the Public Relations Manager at 254-298-5605.
Alert Temple (Emergency Text Alerts)
Alert Temple is our City of Temple emergency notification system.
It is easier than ever to sign-up for Alert Temple emergency notifications! Encourage your family, friends and neighbors to enroll, as well. All you have to do is text "ALERTTEMPLE" to 99411 and you will be able to sign-up for the alerts and location-specific weather warnings! Learn more about Alert Temple here.
Text Temple (News & Information Alerts)
TextTemple is our new City of Temple community notification platform! You can elect which news and information you are interested in receiving so you can stay updated with what is happening around the City! Enroll now by texting "TEMPLE" to 888-384-2540
By freely supplying your mobile number, you agree to receive text messages from the City of Temple. Up to 10/msg month. Reply STOP to cancel, HELP for help. Msg & Data rates may apply.
Nextdoor Neighborhood App
The City of Temple uses Nextdoor to engage and connect with residents across Temple. Nextdoor is not an official or emergency reporting service and is not a substitute for dialing 911. This app is used for neighborhood-specific alerts such as water leaks, solid waste updates, neighborhood service events, and more! Sign up through your home address and be sure to subscribe to the City of Temple page.