Social Media Public Comment Policy

The purpose of county social media sites is to present matters of public interest in Westmoreland County in a courteous manner for the benefit of its many residents, businesses and visitors. We encourage you to submit your questions, comments, and concerns, but please note it is a moderated online discussion site and not a public forum. Once posted, the county reserves the right to delete these kinds of submissions:
  • Vulgar language
  • Personal attacks of any kind
  • Comments or content that promotes, fosters, or perpetuates discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, age, religion, gender, marital status, genetics, status with regard to public assistance, national origin, physical or intellectual disability or sexual orientation
  • Spam or links to other sites
  • Clearly off topic
  • Advocate illegal activity
  • Promote particular services, products, or political organizations
  • Infringe on copyrights or trademarks
  • Personally identifiable medical information
  • Information that may compromise the safety, security or proceedings of public systems or any criminal or civil investigations.
Please note that the comments expressed on this site do not reflect the opinions and position of the Westmoreland County Government or its officers and employees.