The City of Santa Paula welcomes your comments regarding City information and business. The City reviews comments after they have been posted. Since this page is public and visible to persons of all ages and diverse backgrounds, posts should be respectful, civil, and considerate of visitors.
The City of Santa Paula recognizes the value of social media platforms to reach a broader audience to address the fast-changing way residents communicate and obtain information online. For this reason, the City has created and may create future City Social Media Accounts on Social Media Sites as a means to disseminate information regarding the City’s mission, meetings, activities, events, and current issues to members of the general public. These accounts are to be used solely for matters of City business, and the City welcomes the public’s comments on such matters.
B. Content Management
4. The City reserves the right to remove or hide any content that is deemed by the City to be in violation of these Terms or any other applicable law.
5. The City reserves the right to terminate the public’s use of City Social Media Accounts at any time, provided all public users are prevented from Posting.
Privacy: To protect your personal privacy and the privacy of other persons, please do not include identifiable or sensitive information in your Posts, such as Social Security numbers, phone numbers, or addresses.
Hidden/Removed Content: Any content hidden or removed for violating these Terms will be retained by the City for purposes of the Public Records Act for at least two (2) years. Such content will be added to a log that includes the time, date, and identity (including username or screenname) of the poster when available.
Release of Liability: By accessing a City Social Media Account, you agree to release the City (its agencies, officers, directors, employees, and agents) from claims, demands, and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, arising out of or in any way connected with any dispute involving the posting of comments to or any other content on this site. In entering into this release, you expressly waive any protections (whether statutory or otherwise) that would otherwise limit the coverage of this release to include only those claims that you may know or suspect to exist in your favor at the time of agreeing to this release.
Amendments: These Terms may be updated or amended at any time by the City Manager with notice to the City Council and public before such updates or amendments take effect.