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Social Media Policy

 
 Town of Estes Park Social Media Policy and Disclaimer for Users

 

Despite efforts to keep the Town-provided information timely and accurate, users should be aware that the information available through this social media tool may not be timely, accurate or complete.

 

No communication to the Town of Estes Park through this social media shall be deemed to constitute legal or official notice for any purpose. Service requests should be made by calling:

Emergency: 9-1-1

Non-emergency police and wildlife: 970-586-4000

General: 970-586-5331

Water and electric issues: 970-586-5335 

 

Members of the public using the Town’s social media are encouraged to consult with appropriate non-Town professional advisors for advice concerning specific matters before making any decision, and the Town of Estes Park disclaims any responsibility or liability for positions taken by individuals or entities in their individual cases for any misstatement, misunderstanding and losses, directly or indirectly, on the part of the users.

 

The Town of Estes Park disclaims liability for ads, videos, promoted content or comments accessible from any external web page. The responsibility of external content or comments rests with the organizations or individuals providing them. Any inclusion of external content or comments on external social media websites does not imply endorsement by the Town of Estes Park.

 

The Town of Estes Park reserves the right and may choose to reprint comments/materials placed on the social media websites to other media, such as by providing comments/materials to Town staff or Trustees in private or public settings.

 

The Town of Estes Park reserves the right and will remove comments/materials from Town social media tools when those comments/materials, in the Town’s sole discretion, are:

 

a)    Potentially libelous

b)    Obscene or sexually explicit

c)     Hateful or mean-spirited

d)     Personal attacks, insults, profane, name-calling, or threatening

e)     Plagiarized material or material that potentially violates intellectual property rights

f)      Private, personal information published without consent

g)     Political or commercial promotions or spam

h)     Off-topic or that link to material that is off topic

i)      Embedded images from external sources

j)      Violate any law or promote the violation of any law

k)     Encourage or constitute prohibited discriminatory or harassing conduct

l)      Made by a person masquerading as someone else