June 30, 2011
Social media networks help connect residents to their community
NEWMARKET – The Regional Municipality of York is pleased to announce the launch of its Twitter page,@YorkRegionGovt and Facebook page, found at facebook.com/YorkRegion
"Increasingly, residents obtain information online and via social media networks," said York Region Chairman and CEO Bill Fisch. "York Region’s Facebook and Twitter presence has been designed to complement our existing communicationsoutreach, offering residents a new way to obtain information, provide feedback and connect with their community."
Through the interactive platforms, York Region residents can receive updates about a wide variety of the Region’s programs, services, initiatives and events.
York Region’s social media networks allows residents the opportunity to share information of interest with family and friends, provide feedback and access relevant information with the click of a button.
Residents can follow York Region on Twitter,@YorkRegionGovt and on Facebook, facebook.com/YorkRegion
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Media Contact: Patrick Casey, Director, Corporate Communications, York Region
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