Find out the latest information about Austin initiatives, opportunities and fun things to do in the Live Music Capital of the World. Some of the most popular City of Austin resources are listed below by department or program. Like or follow City social media to get updates from the City directly in your timeline.
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Citywide Social Media
City Department Social Media
Some Social Media Platforms include features that allow an administrator to hide comments from public view. Hiding comments is only permitted if it meets one of the following conditions:
Violates the Social Media Platform’s terms of service;
Contains information about official City business that is legally deemed confidential and should not be made public;
Considered pornographic, obscene, or defamatory in nature, including links to inappropriate sexual content;
Openly advocates for violence or the threat of violence;
Openly discriminates against others or advocates for discrimination based on race, creed, color, age, religion, gender, genetic information, gender identity, sex, pregnancy status, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class;
Solicitations of commerce or marketing of private business enterprises;
Encourage or promote illegal activity;
Include information that may compromise the safety or security of the public or public systems;
Appear to violate the intellectual property or copyright of any other party;
Content that is clearly off-topic or repetitive and detracts from the original City Social Media Content.
Social Media Platforms cannot be used to make open records requests. To file an open records request, visit AustinTexas.Gov/PIR.
Comments posted by others to City Social Media Accounts do not necessarily reflect the views or position of the City.
Follows from City Social Media Accounts do not reflect endorsements.