Virginia Mayors Institute – Day 2

8:30 – 9:00 AM – Breakfast

9:00 – 10:00 AMSession: How Cities and Towns Can Bring Renewed Purpose to Historic Civic Centers – Investing in civic centers provide spaces for citizens to engage more directly with their government and express pride in their local community. Andrew Moore from Glavé & Holmes Architecture will explore recent trends around breathing new life into historic civic spaces. Additionally, Andrew will share multiple best practices for city and town leaders to revitalize historic civic spaces and ensure they meet the needs of today’s citizens.

10:00 – 10:30 AMPresentation of Certificates / Refreshments

10:30 – 11:00 AMFacebook Best Practices and Instagram Information for Local Officials – Ashley Aniton from Meta focuses on supporting local elected officials, political candidates, advocacy groups and government agencies build and optimize their presence on Facebook, Instagram, and their family of applications.

Resources & Materials

✅ ​​Government, Politics, and Advocacy Specific Resources

🤳 Resources about Content Best Practices

👩‍💻 Resources about the New Pages Experience

⚠️Local Alerts/ Voting Alerts

🦺 Security and Verification

💪 Top resources for getting started with ads about social issues/elections/politics

🇺🇸 US 2022 Restriction Period