Lifestyle NYC is looking for a new ambassador -- for Instagram! @amnewyork also has a great Instagram #amnysummer Photo Credit: INSTAGRAM/amnewyork By MELISSA KRAVITZ Updated April 20, 2015 1:14 PM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email NYC may not be looking for a new global ambassador any time soon, but the city announced today that they're looking for a new Instagram Ambassador. To celebrate the relaunch of @nycgov, the municipal government is giving their handle over to New Yorkers. From now until May 3, the de Blasio Administration is encouraging photographers (i.e. anyone with a smartphone) to hashtag #SignsOfSpringNYC in order to qualify as a potential Instagram ambassador. Five judges, including first lady Chirlane McCray will vote on the ambassadors, selecting one from each borough. “New York is a diverse, multicultural city pulsating with creative energy,” said Mayor Bill de Blasio in a Monday press release. “This is a way for us to showcase that talent, and to see New York through the eyes of the people who live here, during a season when the city really blooms.” While we're positive there's plenty of "creative energy" in NYC, is this just a way for NYC to avoid hiring a social media intern? All five NYC Instagram Ambassadors will serve through August 31 and Taylor Swift probably will not be one of them. By MELISSA KRAVITZ Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.