This policy's main objective is to assure website visitors that their right to
privacy is of primary concern to the Jefferson Water and Sewer District. It contains information
about what data are collected and how that information is used. This policy may
be updated periodically, so please check back from time to time.
When you follow a link to another web site, even the site of another
should check the privacy policies of each of these sites if you have questions
about how they handle personally identifiable information.
No personally identifiable information is collected from visitors who simply
browse this site or who download information from it. While our web servers
maintain logs of user activity to help us manage the web site, information
stored in these logs or in cookies does not identify you personally. The logs
store things such as the domain name and IP address from which you access our
site, the type of browser and operating system you used, the date and time you
accessed our site, the pages visited and the address of the site that you linked
to us from (if you linked to our web site from another web site).
We use this information to learn how many visitors we have, where they are
coming from, which parts of our web site are of most interest to visitors, and
other facts that will help us improve the web site and the services we offer.
Visitors who request services through this site may be required to furnish
additional information in order for us to provide the service requested. The
additional information collected will be no more specific than if the visitor
were requesting the service by any other means, including by telephone or an
in-person visit to a district or county facility. If you participate in a survey,
send us an email or submit an online form, your email address and the other
information you volunteered will be collected. We may share this information
with other governmental agencies or organizations to provide the help you are
requesting. We may also use that information to help assess user needs and
If you use this web site for electronic commerce, we may collect, process and
disclose your name, address and payment information (if applicable) to the
extent necessary to complete the online transaction and for record-keeping
activities as billing, permits and licenses.
We will not rent, sell, or provide any Internet information identifying you
individually (name, address, phone, number, etc.) to third-parties for marketing
or mailing list. We will not send you unsolicited e-mail regarding any
commercial offers or advertisements at any time.
Some information that you submit to us through this web site may be protected by
encryption technology, whereas other information may not. Unless a particular
web page on this site indicates that encryption technology is being used, you
should not assume that information you submit through that web page will be
secure. If you submit information to our server through a web page containing
visible indicators of active encryption technology, we will take reasonable
precautions to safeguard the confidentiality of such information. The District shall
not be held liable for any injury caused by the disclosure of your information,
whether by security breach, accident, inadvertence, or any other act resulting
Cookies or other technology may transfer information from this web site to your
hard disk for record-keeping purposes. Cookies or similar technology can make
the Internet more useful by storing information about your preferences on a
standard, and this web site, like many other web sites, uses them to provide
useful features for our users. Cookies in and of themselves do not personally
identify you, although they do identify your computer. Most browsers are
initially set up to accept cookies. If you prefer, you can set your browser to
site if you do so.
Information submitted through the Jefferson Water and Sewer District's website may be subject to
disclosure pursuant to a public records request. Information submitted through
the district's website may be shared with another governmental agency if the
visitor's inquiry relates to that agency. Certain types of information (such as
electronic payment information) are exempt from disclosure as public records. If
you have questions about the Ohio Public Records laws, refer to State of Ohio's
Revised Code, Section 149.43, Availability of Public Records.
The Jefferson Water and Sewer District, its departments, officers, nor employees
warrant the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of any information published on
the Jefferson Water and Sewer District's website. The district does not endorse any content,
viewpoints, products, or services on or linked from its website system, and
shall not be held liable for any losses caused by any reliance on such
information. Portions of the Jefferson Water and Sewer District website's information may be
incorrect or outdated. Any person that relies on any information obtained from
the Jefferson Water and Sewer District's website system does so at his or her own risk.
All sales are final and no refunds will be given.