Disclaimer For Social Media Sites

Disclaimer for Social Media Sites

The City’s Facebook/Website is/are operated by the City of Janesville. We reserve the right to hide the following comments or posts, photos and video:


  • Posts and comments that contain obscene, indecent, or profane language or pornographic images or links to obscene or pornographic content, direct threats
  • Prejudiced or harmful comments that encourage discrimination or discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, sex, age, religion, gender identity, ethnicity, marital status, national origin, physical or mental disability, or sexual orientation
  • Solicitation, promotion or endorsement of specific commercial services, products or entities
  • Posts and comments that advocate illegal activity
  • Personally identifiable information or sensitive personal information that if released violates federal or state law
  • Political statements that endorse or oppose political campaigns or candidates
  • Information that could compromise the safety or security of the public or public systems
  • Information that directly interferes or compromises ongoing investigations, public safety tactics, or the safety of public safety officers
  • Confidential or private information or data in violation of state or federal law
  • Information that appears to violate the intellectual property right of the City or a third party under federal or state law
  • Comments that are not directly related to the topic of the Facebook/Website discussion to which the comment is responding.

The City of Janesville has the right to reproduce any pictures or videos to this site in any of its publications or websites or any other media outlets.

The City of Janesville does not take requests from people wanting events, videos or pictures posted to any of its social networking sites, including the City of Janesville’s website.

The views, postings or opinions expressed on this site do not necessarily reflect those of the City of Janesville.