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14, 2011

Tomas Martinelli

786-344-1708

Suzy Trutie
STRUTIE@miamidade.gov
305-375-1545

Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez hosts first Social Media Town Hall Meeting

600 questions submitted to Mayor Gimenez via Facebook, miamidade.gov and Twitter


 

Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez hosts first Social Media Town Hall Meeting. Over Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez hosts first Social Media Town Hall Meeting.

Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez hosted a Social Media Town Hall Meeting, on July 14, 2011, at the Stephen P. Clark Center.  Six hundred questions were submitted to Mayor Gimenez via Facebook; Twitter, #AskMayorGimenez; and www.miamidade.gov from Miami-Dade County residents and employees. To view the town hall meeting, visit http://miamidade.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?publish_id=340.

"I'm excited to be here," Mayor Gimenez said. "This is my first time ever doing something like this, and I think it provides a great opportunity for me to get in touch with our community in a new way.  I want to thank everyone who submitted questions and participated. In the coming weeks, I'll be hosting more in-person and virtual town hall meetings."

As Mayor Gimenez stated during the virtual meeting, he will be hosting a traditional town hall meeting on Thursday, July 28, 2011, at 7 p.m., at the Kendall Village Civic Center Pavillion, 8625 SW 124th Avenue.