Social Media Policy
This policy applies to Covered Persons, as defined in this policy. This policy covers Covered Persons’ conduct on and use of Social Media Sites, including new or existing City-Supported Social Media Sites.
Covered Persons, for purposes of this policy, is defined as persons who perform services for the City of Minneapolis, with or without compensation, including:
The City of Minneapolis supports the use of social media to advance the goals of the City and its boards and commissions. To ensure the City represents itself, and its boards and commissions, appropriately and consistently online, the Communications Department is charged with overseeing the design, implementation, and management of City-Supported Social Media Sites and overseeing the use of other Social Media Sites by Covered Persons.
Council Approval Date: July 25, 2019
Effective Date: Jan. 1, 2020
Last Procedures Revision Date: July 26, 2019
|Key Words||Social Media, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Web, Blog,|
Communications Director, 612-673-2101
Social Media Officer, 612-673-2148
Last updated Jul 26, 2019