Terms of Use

The Piedmont Exedra is a social purpose corporation (SPC) whose mission is to provide hyper-local news, and ethically and reliably reported journalism to the Piedmont community. We will work to earn and sustain the public trust. As an SPC, we are dedicated, not to profits, but to the good of the community, our readers and all stakeholders.

The material on this site contains extensive hyperlinks and references to other information resources. The presence of a hyperlink from this site to another organization’s website does not mean an endorsement by the Exedra. Although every effort is made to ensure that these links and references point to credible groups and information, the Exedra makes no guarantee, implied or explicit, about the content, philosophy, or accuracy of any external website, publication, or organization referenced on this site. The Exedra reserves the right to limit the number of links to ensure reasonable maintenance of the site. Links to other websites may be subject to approval.

Privacy Policy
Piedmont Exedra is committed to protecting your privacy. We will not share or sell any information about you. When you access the website, we will have access to statistics and analytics about how you use the site, including which hyperlinks you accessed. This information will be used by the Exedra to assess ways to improve the form and content on the site. If you identify yourself by sending us an e-mail, the information collected will be used solely to respond to your message. (View full Privacy Policy.)

Comments Policy
You agree to read and abide by the terms of our Comments Policy.

User-Posted Content
Piedmont Exedra enables their users to post content, pending staff review and approval, including opinions, letters, public messages, photographs, videos and classified ads that may be viewable by other users. Following the same guidelines for civility as Comments Policy, you likewise acknowledge that Piedmont Exedra previews User Content, and reserves the right (but does not assume the obligation) in its sole discretion to reject, move, edit or remove any User Content that is contributed to the site.

While we strive to cover everyone in the community and to present diverse voices on civic issues and local news, we reserve the right to pass on submissions (comments, op-eds, surveys, links to websites) that contain factual inaccuracies, are anonymous or do not clearly identify their authorship.

Editorial Policy
Piedmont Exedra retains full authority over editorial content to protect the best journalistic and business interests of our organization. Learn more HERE.

This page was updated on October 31, 2022 to reflect current policies and practices.