The City of Union operates the website cityofunion.com, which provides public information to it’s residents and visitors.
This page is used to inform website visitors regarding our policies with the collection, use, and disclosure of personal information that is obtained by anyone who uses our website, cityofunion.com.
Information Collection and Use
For a better experience while visiting our site, we may request you provide us with certain personally identifiable information, including but not limited to your name, phone number, and postal address. This information is requested when filling out a contact form or adding an event to the community calendar. The information that we collect will only be used to contact or identify you and is never sold to a third-party.
We want to inform you that whenever you visit our website, we collect information that your browser sends to us that is called log data. This log data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser version, pages of our site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, and other statistics. This information is collected for the sole purpose of the log data is to create a better, more secure browsing experience on the website.
Cookies are files with small amount of data that is commonly used an anonymous unique identifier. These are sent to your browser from the website that you visit and are stored on your computer’s hard drive.
Our website uses these “cookies” to collection information and to improve the overall experience and performance of the site. You have the option to either accept or refuse these cookies, and know when a cookie is being sent to your computer. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our website.
We may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons:
- To facilitate the services provided on our site;
- To perform site-related services; or
- To assist us in analyzing how our website is used and how to make improvements.
We value your personal information, thus we are always striving to protect it. But remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and reliable, and we cannot guarantee its absolute security. Because of this, we ask that you do not provide sensitive personal data aside from basic contact information described above. The City of Union website will never ask you to provide us with any form of payment information, passwords, or other personal account credentials.
Please note that if you are submitting an event to the ‘Community Calendar’. The information you provide in the event information will be public and can be viewed by anyone who accesses this site.
Links to Other Sites
Our website may contain links to other sites. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that site. Note that these external sites are not operated by us. Therefore, we strongly advise you to review the privacy policies of these websites. We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.