|PRIVACY / ACCESSIBILITY POLICIES|
Thank you for visiting the City of Corpus Christi Online Portal. This website is designed to make it easier and more efficient for City of Corpus Christi citizens and businesses to interact with their local government. Like all online resources, we recognize that visitors to this website are concerned about their privacy. The City of Corpus Christi is committed to preserving your privacy when visiting this website.
Information Collected When You Visit this Website
When visiting this website, the City automatically collects and stores the following information about your visit:
This information is used to improve this website's content and to help the City understand how people are using this website. This information is collected for statistical analysis, to determine what information is of most and of least interest to our visitors, and to identify system performance or problem areas. The information is not collected for commercial marketing purposes and the City does not sell or distribute the information collected from the Portal for commercial marketing purposes.
Information Collected When You E-mail this Website
If, during your visit to this website, you send an e-mail to the City, your e-mail address and the contents of your e-mail will be collected.
The information collected is not limited to text characters and may include audio, video, and graphic information formats you send us.
Your e-mail address and the information contained in your e-mail may be used to respond to you, to address issues you identify, to further improve this website, or to forward your e-mail to another agency for appropriate action. Your e-mail address is not collected for commercial marketing purposes and the City does not sell or distribute your e-mail address for commercial marketing purposes.
Personal Information and Choice
"Personal information" is information about an individual (e.g. an individual's name. address, and phone number). A domain name or Internet Protocol address is not considered personal information.
The City does not knowingly collect personal information from children or create profiles of children through this website. People are cautioned that the collection of personal information provided by any individual in an e-mail will be treated the same as information given by an adult, and may, if not protected by federal or State law, be subject to public access. The City encourages parents and teachers to be involved in children's Internet activities and guide the children whenever children are asked to provide personal information online.
Disclosure of Information Collected through this Website
Information collected through this website, personal or otherwise, may, if not protected by local, federal or state law, be subject to disclosure pursuant to law, such as the Freedom of Information Law (FOIL), or court order.
Additionally, the City may disclose personal information to local, federal or state law enforcement authorities to enforce its rights against unauthorized access or attempted unauthorized access to the City's information.
The City limits employee access to personally identifiable information from this website to only those employees who need access to perform a specific job. Security measures have been integrated into the design, implementation, and day-to-day operations of this website as part of our continuing commitment to the security of electronic content as well as the electronic transmission of information. Online payment and other processes that involve personal information are secured through a Thawte SSL certificate with 128-bit encryption.
NOTE: The information contained in this policy 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 this website. For site security purposes and to ensure that this website remains available to all users, the City employs software to monitor traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information or otherwise cause damage to this website.