Facebook Privacy Policy

Facebook About/Public Notice Information

This is the City of Mahtomedi, Minnesota’s official Facebook page. Call 911 to report an emergency at any time. This account is not monitored for emergency response. The purpose of the City of Mahtomedi’s social media presence is to provide members of the community with information in more places and more ways than were traditionally available. All content of this site is public and is subject to disclosure pursuant to the Minnesota Government Data Practices Act. Please be aware that anything you post may survive deletion, whether by your or others. Do not post sensitive or personally identifiable information, such as social security numbers. 

Following or “friending” persons or organizations is not an endorsement by the City and is only intended as a means of broadening communication. The City is not responsible for content found at links to third parties, nor the views or opinions expressed by third party comments. 

Please be advised that comments falling into the following category or categories may be removed:

 Obscene or pornographic content
 Direct threats to persons or property
 Material that may or is asserted to violate the intellectual property of another person
 Private, personal information about a person published without his/her consent
 Information that may tend to compromise the safety or security of the public at large, public systems, or individuals.
 Statutorily private, confidential, or nonpublic data
 Commercial promotions or spam
 Comments not topically related to the City’s page or City’s original post
 Vulgar, profane, abusive, threatening, defamatory or harassing language or content
 Comments that promote, foster, or perpetuate discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, age, religion, sex, marital status, public assistance status, national origin, disability, or sexual orientation.
 Suggestions or encouragement of illegal activity.
 Hyperlinks to material that falls into one of the foregoing categories 

Should your comment be removed by the City and you believe it does not fall into one of the above categories, contact the City Administrator in writing to explain how the comment does not fall into one of these categories. 

Should you wish to challenge the legality of any portion of this notice or the City’s social media policy, you may contact the City Administrator in writing and explain the basis for the challenge in detail. 

If you have any other questions about the City of Mahtomedi’s social media page, contact the City Administrator at 651-426-3344. By accessing, using, or posting to this City of Mahtomedi social media page, you acknowledge you have been advised of the foregoing. 

Thanks for stopping by! 

Mahtomedi Facebook About Info (PDF)