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Town of Leesburg Chooses Granicus’ GovDelivery Communications Cloud for Automatic News and Update Notifications to Residents

New system offers text in addition to email notifications.

Post Date:10/30/2017 10:22 AM

Leesburg, VA (October 30, 2017) – The Town of Leesburg recently went live with a new system for delivering automatic notifications to residents, businesses and others. The new system, GovDelivery Communications Cloud by Granicus, offers subscribers the ability to receive notifications via text as well as email.

Subscribers receive news and other updates on a variety of topics, including trash collection schedule changes, business news, press releases, and updates on active capital projects. The Town currently offers notifications on more than 30 topics. Subscribers can sign up for as many topics as they wish and may unsubscribe at any time.

“This new program is part of the Council’s emphasis on using technology to improve communications and outreach to the residents,” says Kaj Dentler, Leesburg Town Manager.

To register and see the full list of notification topics, visit  

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