§ 2-230.12. Social Media  


Effective on Wednesday, April 3, 2019
  • (a) The City of Lake Wales permits departments to utilize social media sites and social networking sites (collectively “social media sites”) to further enhance communications with its residents and various stakeholders in support of the City’s goals and objectives. City departments have the ability to publish articles, facilitate discussions and communicate information through such media to conduct official City business. Social media sites facilitate further discussion of City government business, operations and services by providing members of the public the opportunity to participate in many ways using the Internet. This policy sets forth general guidelines that must be adhered to with respect to utilization of social media sites for official City purposes. Questions regarding this Policy should be directed to the Human Resources Director. These guidelines may be supplemented by more specific administrative procedures and rules as may be issued. Furthermore, this Policy may be amended from time to time, and is meant to be read in conjunction with all other applicable policies and procedures of the City of Lake Wales.

(Ord. No. 2019-06, § 1, 4-3-19)