Social Media Guidelines

We welcome your participation on the Town of Turner Valley’s official social media sites 

The Town of Turner Valley uses Social Media platforms to engage residents, businesses and visitors in conversations that contribute to the information dissemination and promotion of Town programs and services. Social Media offers Town officials and departments the ability to publish messages, links and videos related to governance, programs, services, events, activities or stories believed to be of interest or relevance to members of our community.

The Town of Turner Valley is not responsible for the authenticity or suitability of content posted to the channel by others. Posted comments and images do not necessarily represent the views of the Town of Turner Valley. Content, whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, is the sole responsibility of the person who generated the content. No user should transmit content or otherwise conduct or participate in any activities on the Town’s social media channels that is likely to be prohibited by law including intellectual property and copyright infringements. The public is responsible for ensuring that any graphics, text, photographs, images, video, audio or other material posted, does not violate the copyright, trademark, or any other personal or proprietary rights without the permission of the owner of such rights.

The Town of Turner Valley cannot, and does not, guarantee privacy on third party social networking websites. Users are subject to the terms and conditions of the specific third party application. The Town of Turner Valley is not responsible for any losses or damages any user may suffer as a result of using third party social networking sites; users participate at their own risk, for their own benefit and in so doing, accept that they have no right of action against the Town of Turner Valley related to such use.

The Town of Turner Valley has the right to monitor, edit and/or delete any inappropriate content from this social media pages, including, but not limited to: uncivil or disrespectful content, attacks or complaints against an individual, violations against the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, campaigning, financial solicitations, irrelevant content, redundant content, hateful or malicious content and any content that violates social media platforms’ terms of use, code of conduct or other policies. Content that violates the respective social media platform policies may also be reported.

Social media accounts are regularly monitored, and any inappropriate posts will be promptly removed.

Please contact moniquel@turnervalley.ca regarding violations of these guidelines on any of the Town of Turner Valley’s official accounts.