Policies

Privacy Policy
The City of Beacon is committed to protecting online users’ privacy.

No information is reported or used in any manner that would reveal personally identifiable information. No information will be released to any outside parties unless we are legally required to do so in connection with public records laws, law enforcement investigations, or other legal proceedings.

If you send us an electronic mail message with a question or comment that contains personally identifying information, or fill out a form that e-mails us this information, we will only use the personally identifiable information to respond to your request and analyze trends. We may redirect your message to another government agency or person who is in a better position to answer your question.

Our server logs automatically collect electronically generated information about your visit to our site, such as the date, type of browser used, and technical Internet protocol data. We may collect this information about each user session and refer to it in summary form for statistical purposes.

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”).  Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States . Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage.  Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.  You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.  By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Security Policy
The City of Beacon seeks to ensure that its website remains available to all users.

Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this service are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under various statutes including, but not limited to, the federal Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act. 

Disclaimer of Liability
The City of Beacon provides this web site as a public service for informational purposes. This information should not be construed in any way as giving business, legal, or other advice, or warranting as fail proof, the security of information provided via the City's website.

In providing information on this site, we have attempted to be as accurate, complete and timely as possible. However, we make no claims, guarantees or promises about the accuracy, currency, or completeness of the information provided. In no event shall the City of Beacon be liable for any errors or omissions with respect to any information on this site.

Use of any information or data obtained from this site is strictly voluntary and is the sole risk and responsibility of the visitor.  Reliance on any such information or data should be undertaken only after an independent review of its accuracy, completeness, usefulness, timeliness, or correct sequencing. Documents found on this site are not official copies.

If you encounter any errors, omissions, or problems on this site please contact the webmaster.

Copyright Policy
Users are solely responsible for compliance with the copyright and intellectual property laws with respect to use of any and all information gained from this site or links available on or through this web site. Any copyrighted material or trade marks, trade names, or service marks included on this site remain the property of their respective owners.

Link Disclaimer
Some links within this site allow you to leave the City of Beacon website and transfer to other websites belonging to organizations or individuals not related to or associated with the City of Beacon. These links are provided only as a convenience. The linked sites are not under the control of the City of Beacon. The City of Beacon is not responsible for the contents of any linked site. The inclusion of any link does not constitute or imply in any way endorsement, recommendation or other favorable consideration by the City of Beacon.