Privacy and other website policies
Privacy and Security Statement
All credit card and other payment information that you transmit to the City of Lawrence will be protected by 128-bit encryption for access provided your current browser is capable of 128-bit encryption. A security icon will also appear in your browser to indicate when your online service is encrypted. This icon is generally indicated as a lock; if the lock is open the site is not secure; if the lock is closed then you are in an encrypted site.
Our eGovernment sites are secure sites. The communication between your web browser and our servers is encrypted during transit over the internet. You should be aware that in spite of these precautions security with electronic communications cannot absolutely be guaranteed. If you are concerned about providing sensitive information over the Internet, you may wish to conduct transactions via phone, regular mail or during a personal visit.
If you choose to send us e-mail, complete a form, or otherwise submit information to our website the information is treated as any other form of correspondence. The City of Lawrence does not sell or lease personal information, or make it available to third parties.
When processing a payment transaction using a public computer, it is imperative to log off the public computer when the transaction is complete. This will end the session and prevent future users from having access to information supplied during the session.
The City of Lawrence logs HTTP requests to the City Web server in an unidentifiable form for the purpose of archiving, maintenance, and improvements to the site. Portions of the web site’s design and functionality are influenced by the data collected. These logs record the day of the week and time of the visit, the URL that directed you to our site, the file or page retrieved, and the browser and browser version that you use. Cookies are not used to maintain any information on site visitors.
Links to Other Sites
Other websites may be linked through the City of Lawrence website. The City of Lawrence cannot be responsible for the privacy and security provisions of sites linked to the City of Lawrence site.
Neither the City of Lawrence, nor its employees, warrant the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of any information published on the City of Lawrence website nor endorses any products or services linked from this system and shall not be held liable for any losses caused by reliance on the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of such information. Portions of the information may be incorrect or not current. Any person or entity that relies on any information obtained from this system does so at his or her own risk.
Questions about privacy or security issues related to the City of Lawrence, Kansas website may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.