The City of Peekskill, New York is soliciting proposals from agencies that can provide communications services and serve as a communications consultant for the 2021 calendar year.


The Westchester County city is looking for a person or firm that can perform a diverse array of communications functions related to city operations, media relations and coordinating messages regarding various Peekskill operations and events.

Scope of work includes drafting press releases for review and distribution; coordinating media coverage as well as coordinating city communications efforts among external agencies; updating Peekskill's website; coordinating weekly email blasts, as well as communications across Twitter, Instagram and other platforms; developing and maintaining a calendar of communications tasks; and evaluating the communication needs for various city departments and proposing communications improvements.

Proposals are due by 11:00 a.m. (EST) on February 15. Submissions should be submitted electronically (in PDF format) with the subject line “Response to RFP Peekskill Communications Consultant” to city clerk Debra Petrosky, [email protected].

Questions should be directed to city manager Andy Stewart, [email protected].

Download the RFP (PDF).