City News

The City of Victoria keeps the community updated on City news, announcements, and programs in a variety of ways.

Social Media

Social media channels used by the City of Victoria allow the City to share timely and relevant updates with the community. It uses the most popular channels to reach a large number of people within Victoria and the surrounding areas.

Official City of Victoria Social Media Accounts

Read more about the City of Victoria's Social Media Policy.


Victoria Spirit, the City of Victoria's newsletter, is sent out each month as a digital version and quarterly as a print edition. Anyone can subscribe to the digital version, and the quarterly print edition gets sent out to households and businesses within Victoria.

Victoria Spirit — Digital Newsletter Editions

Subscribe to the City of Victoria's digital newsletter.

City Calendar

Upcoming meetings and events are listed on the City's Calendar. It includes all official City meetings for the City Council, committees, and commission. Free public community events are also featured on the calendar.

Plan to attend community events with the City Calendar.

Council Brief

Council Brief highlights updates from the City of Victoria in a brief format that describes how these items impact our community. Each brief is released the day following City Council Meetings.

Look through the past City of Victoria's Council Briefs.

Public Notices

Public Notices posts announcements from City Hall, including notices on meetings and codes. The City Clerk manages these notices and they are also posted in hard copy at City Hall.

Learn more about the City of Victoria's current Public Notices.

Notification Center

Notification Center contains subscription lists for key areas of the City of Victoria. Subscribers can choose to be notified by email, text, or both.

Browse the subscription lists the City of Victoria's Notification Center.

Meeting Portal

Meeting Portal increases transparency by enabling the community of Victoria to learn about meetings; watch live or recorded meetings; view agendas, meetings, and reports; view attendance and voting patterns of elected officials; subscribe to meeting information; and more.

View the City of Victoria's Meeting Portal.

Alert Center

Alert Center enables community members to view all alerts and emergencies in the area. If there are alerts or emergencies, they will be listed in the Alert Center by category. To be instantly notified of alerts and emergencies subscribe to Notify Me or RSS.

Visit the City of Victoria's Alert Center.

Contact City Council or Staff

City Councilmembers and Staff welcome questions and comments from community members by contacting them via email, phone, or in person. 

Find contact information in the Staff Directory.