Multnomah County Website Disclaimer


Multnomah County websites provide general information and services. Information and linked sites have not been reviewed. The completeness, timeliness and availability of data are not known. Links and references to other sites are not endorsements. Multnomah County is not liable for any damages that may result from use of this site.

Third-party Content:

The county does make use of third-party content on our site and this content may be under copyright. The third-party content may require attribution, notice of use and/or permissions for your use. Notice of use must be given if required and/or permissions must be obtained directly from the owner if you would like to use any content on this website not owned by the County.

Comments policy and disclaimer for users of social software pertaining to Multnomah County


Multnomah County offers blogs, interactive community forums, and other social software tools for educational, cultural, civic and recreational purposes. These social software tools provide a limited (or designated) public forum to facilitate the sharing of ideas, opinions and information about county-related subjects and issues. Multnomah County social software is intended to create a welcoming and inviting online space where users can interact with other interested citizens and county staff for civic engagement. Comments are moderated by county staff and staff reserve the right to remove comments that are unlawful or off topic.

Definition of Social software:

Social software is defined as any web application, site or account offered by the county that facilitates the sharing of opinions and information about county related subjects and issues.

Rules for commenting:

Posts containing the following are against county rules and will be deleted before posting or removed by county staff:

  1. Copyright violations
  2. Off topic comments
  3. Commercial material/spam
  4. Duplicated posts from the same individual
  5. Obscene posts
  6. Specific and imminent threats
  7. Libelous comments
  8. Images

By choosing to comment you agree to these rules.


Opinions expressed using social software within the Multnomah County website or maintained as part of the county’s website, except as specifically noted, are those of the individual authors. Views presented in these forums do not necessarily represent the views or policies of, or endorsement by, Multnomah County.

Supported Browsers

This web site is tested on variety of browsers. Testing is performed in an attempt to ensure maximum compatibility with as many visitor configurations as possible. If you are experiencing any problems in viewing the site, please make sure that you have the latest version of any supported browsers below:

  • Google Chrome
  • Firefox
  • Apple Safari
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer

Google Translate

Multnomah County has added a translation feature developed by Google Translate to assist web visitors in understanding information on this website in a variety of foreign languages. Please be aware that Google Translate, a free third party service which the County does not control, provides automated computer translations that may not give you an exact translation all the time.

The County cannot guarantee the accuracy of translations through Google Translate. Translations should not be considered exact and only used as a rough guide. Anyone relying on information obtained from Google Translate does so at his or her own risk. The County disclaims and will not accept any liability for damages or losses of any kind caused by the use of the Google Translate feature.