Privacy Statement

Jackson County is committed to safeguarding your privacy online. Please read the following policy to understand how your personal information will be treated as you use the Web site. This policy is subject to change, so please check back here for updates.

You can visit this web site and subscribe to receive information about government News releases, Calendar events, RFPs, Agendas and Minutes, and Employment opportunities without telling us who you are and without revealing any personal information, with the possible exception of your email address. Unless it is specifically requested, we do not collect or store personally identifiable, confidential information such as your name, mailing address, phone number, or social security number.

To use the subscription capability of this Web site we require a certain amount of personally identifying information (examples are: user name, password, email address, etc.) that we can use to verify you as a subscribed user and send you email alerts pertaining to information you have asked to receive. We use this information to identify you and to personalize your experience while visiting the site. Providing your email address is optional, but we cannot send you email notifications without it.

We will not sell your personal information. We will not use your email address as an alternate means of contacting you, nor will we use it to send you uninvited electronic messages, also known as "spam."

We only use your personal information for the specific purpose of subscribing to this site. To the extent permitted by law, the information you provide will be kept confidential and used to support your online experience at this Web site only.

You can delete your custom subscription at any time. If you are subscribed, you will automatically receive the information you have chosen to receive. If you no longer want to receive these emails, modify your online subscription by logging in and clicking the "Unsubscribe" button.

To the extent permitted by law, we will not disclose your personal information to any outside organization for any reason and information about yourself that you volunteer (such as name, address and phone number) will not be given or sold to any outside organization.

What's in the cookie? -- Your personalized experience and the use of "cookies"
As part of offering a personalized web browsing experience, this web site uses cookies to store information about you. A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to your browser from a web server and stored on your computer's hard drive. Our cookies contain your username and password, along with an expiration date for the cookie, which is set for five years. Your password is encrypted, so even if someone stole the cookie from your hard drive, they would not be able to log in to the Web site as you. This cookie is set when you register or "Log in" to the web site.