Privacy Statement

Jefferson County is dedicated to preserving your privacy and security while viewing our Web site. We strive to retrieve the minimum amount of information from our visitors necessary in order to provide a host of various services and resources. Jefferson County reserves the right to change these policies and the corresponding information on this page at any time without prior notice.

For every visitor to our site, there are several common pieces of information that we do collect that are stored in logs. Internet Protocol (IP) address, browser type, operating system, the date and time of the visit, and the addresses to which a visitor linked during a visit to our Web site are all recorded. We cannot and do not associate any of this information with individual persons, distribute this information, or use it in any manner other than for statistical analysis in improving our site to better serve our visitors.

Unauthorized Access

Unauthorized attempts to modify any information stored on this system, to defeat or circumvent security features, or to utilize this system for other than it’s intended purposes are prohibited and may result in criminal prosecution.

Contact Us

If you have any questions specifically regarding your privacy on our site, please  send a message.

Disclaimer

The materials and information contained on or obtained from this website, are distributed and transmitted “as is” without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including without limitation, warranties of title or implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Information contained on this website, including information obtained from external links thereon, is provided without any representation of any kind as to accuracy or content and should be verified by the user. Jefferson County is not responsible for any special, indirect, incidental or consequential damages that may arise from the use of, or the inability to use, the website and/or the materials contained on the site whether the materials contained on the website are provided by Jefferson County or a third party.

External Link Policy

It is the purpose of Jefferson County website to provide accurate, non-editorial content that will inform Jefferson County citizens about the services, issues, operations and projects of Jefferson County government. In addition, the website will be used to facilitate the delivery of direct services provided by the Jefferson County government to its citizens and other customers.

The County Commission is responsible for the management and oversight of the Jefferson County website. Comments about this site are welcome from any source and are always greatly appreciated.

The security of the information you provide to the Jefferson County is important to us. However, the Jefferson County site includes links to other sites, and when you choose to visit those sites, we are not responsible for their privacy policies or how they treat user information. In addition, we may permit third parties to offer registration-based services through our site. We are not responsible for the actions and policies of these third parties, and you should review the privacy policies of these parties when supplying personally identifiable information to them.

Removal of Content

The County Webmaster reserves the right to remove any external link if the nature of the organization or business to which the link relates no longer complies with the County’s external link policy; 1) to discontinue an external link at any time if entities’ website provides or promotes false, slanderous, illegal, immoral, or incorrect information at any time, or 2) to revise this policy without prior notice when to do so is deemed to be in the best interests of the County.