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Comments posted on, connected to or otherwise directly associated with City of Dayton social media accounts or their content will be monitored and are subject to moderation, including deletion/removal. The City reserves the right to hide, report or remove inappropriate comments, including those with content that:

  • Is profane, obscene or sexual in nature;
  • Threatens or defames any person or organization;
  • Violates the legal ownership interest of another party;
  • Supports or opposes political candidates or ballot propositions;
  • Promotes illegal activity, commercial services or products (e.g. spam);
  • Is not topically relevant to a particular posting;
  • Violates federal, state or local law, including content inconsistent with applicable City ordinances or policies;
  • Undermines the spirit of civil discourse intended in social media spheres.

Any comments or posts created by a member of the public are not necessarily the opinion or position of the City of Dayton. Content posted on or connected to City of Dayton social media sites is considered a public record and is subject to the Ohio Public Records Law and other applicable record retention laws. In addition, content posted by a member of the public on social media sites may be subject to e-discovery laws. Read the full Social Media Policy (PDF)

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