FV Newsletter

Jan 30

[ARCHIVED] Social Media Policy

The original item was published from January 30, 2017 11:49 AM to February 1, 2017 10:26 AM

The City of Fountain Valley uses various social media sites to provide another avenue for residents and businesses to connect with the City in a modern and convenient way. In general, the City of Fountain Valley supports the use of social media technology to enhance communication, collaboration and information exchange to meet public mission and goals.

On January 17, 2017, City Council approved the Fountain Valley Public Use Social Media Policy to establish citywide social media use policies, protocols and procedures intended to mitigate associated risks from use of this technology where possible. Shall the City change its direction on social media use, this policy will be revised and social media activity shall be adjusted accordingly.

The purpose of the City of Fountain Valley Public Use Social Media Policy is to govern users and others who interact with the City of Fountain Valley through any and all social media sites and technology. By interacting with the City through social media platforms, participants agree to follow policy terms and conditions. You can access the policy on the City's website and a link to the policy is also provided on all City social media accounts.