Social Media Policy

The City of Blaine uses a variety of media to communicate to the public in an accurate and timely manner. This includes but is not limited to Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, public services to provide two-way communication.  The City welcomes participation and feedback from the public on these sites. Once posted, the City reserves the right to delete comments that:

  • contain obscene or vulgar language 
  • are personal attacks of any kind 
  • are offensive 
  • are prejudiced or hurtful remarks made toward any person or entity, including any ethnic, racial or religious group 
  • are spam 
  • include sales/promotion of goods or services, or links to other sites 
  • are off-topic 
  • are threatening or that advocate illegal activity 
  • promote services, products or political organizations 
  • infringe on copyrights or trademarks
  • that show the City or its residents in a negative manner

Please note that comments expressed on the City’s Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram pages by the public do not reflect the opinions or positions of the City of Blaine, its employees or elected officials.

The City of Blaine also disclaims liability for ads, videos, promoted content or comments accessible from any external web site. The responsibility for external content or comments rests with the organizations or individuals providing them.