The purpose of the City’s social media sites is to present matters of public interest concerning the City’s programs,
activities, new stories, and photos. The City welcomes your comments; however, please note this is a moderated online
discussion site and not a public forum. If you need an official source of information about the City of Star, please visit our
Comments made by the public to the City’s social media pages will be reviewed, and while comments will not be edited by
City personnel, the City reserves the right to remove comments that include:
A. Comments unrelated to the purpose and topical scope of the page. This page is not meant for comments that do not
directly relate to the purpose or topical scope of the page, which includes random or unintelligible comments;
B. Profane, obscene or violent language and/or content;
C. Defamatory, personal attacks or invasion of personal privacy;
D. Threats to any person or organization;
E. Content that promotes, fosters, or perpetuates harassment or discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex,
age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender
F. Sexual content or links to sexual content;
G. Any comments for the solicitation of commerce that is not related to the City of Star or its business partners, including
but not limited to advertising of any business or product for sale;
H. Comments in support of or opposition to political campaigns, or candidates;
I. Encouragement, solicitation to commit, or speech integral to, illegal activity;
J. Conduct in violation of any federal, state, or local laws;
K. Information that may tend to compromise the safety or security of the public or public systems;
L. Content that violates a legal ownership interest, such as trademark, patent, or copyright, of any other party; or
M. Confidential or proprietary information.
Users who habitually post comments in violation of these content rules may be blocked from use of the site.
The City does not provide for the posting of photographs or videos on its social media sites. If you have a photograph or
Users shall have no right of privacy on the City’s social media sites, and such sites may contain public records subject to
disclosure pursuant to the Idaho Public Records Act and the City’s records retention schedule.
A comment posted by a member of the public on any City social media site is the opinion of the commentator or poster
only. Publication of a comment does not imply endorsement of, or agreement by the, City of Star, nor do such comments
reflect the opinions or polices of the City of Star.
These terms may be revised at any time.
A User’s submission, “friending”, posting, or other publication of a comment on a City’s social media website constitutes