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While you are using our service, we need to store some information on your computer's hard drive in the form of a cookie. (A cookie is a small file that a Web site puts on your hard drive so that it can retain information for later use.) For this reason, the cookie functionality must be enabled in your browser in order to use the digital billing system. However, the cookie will never read information from your hard drive or copy information about other sites that you visit.
Information provided by you
Information filled out in the various forms on this site are used to enhance communications to our residents. We do not sell, rent, or publish any of your personal or private information. We do not reveal specific information about subscribers or other data to unaffiliated third parties for their independent use, except if required to do so by the Ohio Freedom of Information Act or other law.
Links to other sites
The Web site contains links to web sites created & maintained by organizations other than the City of North Ridgeville. These links are provided for your convenience and reference only. The City of North Ridgeville does not control other web sites and is not responsible for their content; nor does the City of North Ridgeville's inclusion of links imply any endorsement of the material, products, or services on the web sites or any association with their operators. Once you link to another site, you are subject to the policies of that site. We suggest contacting these sites directly for information on their data collection and distribution policies. Links will appear in a new browser window.
Our hosting service will monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information or to otherwise cause damage to the site. Anyone using this Web site expressly consents to such monitoring. Security measures are in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control.
The City of North Ridgeville strives to meet the needs of its residents. The development of the website ensures that web sites created by the City of North Ridgeville serves the largest possible audience. Compliance with general accessibility principles provides an added benefit to those users with text-based browsers, low-end processors, slow modem connections and/or no multi-media capabilities on their computer. We do our best to support most modern web browsers. We may make use of pop-up windows in various places within the site. Disabling pop-up or spawned windows may adversely affect use and or user experience.
Each department within the City of North Ridgeville is responsible for content relating to it.
The City of North Ridgeville does not control links not operated by the their websites nor do we review or control their content. The linkage does not imply an endorsement of products, services, or information, and does not imply an association between the City of North Ridgeville and the operators of the linked website.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless the City of North Ridgeville and its employees from any and all liabilities and costs incurred by Indemnified Parties in connection with any claim arising from any breach by you of these Terms and Conditions of Use, including reasonable attorneys' fees and costs. You agree to cooperate as fully as may be reasonably possible in the defense of any such claim. The City of North Ridgeville reserves the right to assume, at its own expense, the exclusive defense and control of any matter subject to indemnification by you. You in turn shall not settle any matter without the written consent of the City of North Ridgeville.
Disclaimer of Warranty
You expressly understand and agree that your use of the Site, or any material available through this Site, is at your own risk. Neither the City of North Ridgeville nor its employees warrant that the Site will be uninterrupted, problem-free, free of omissions, or error-free; nor do they make any warranty as to the results that may be obtained from the use of the Site. The content and function of the Site are provided to you "as is," without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, warranties of title, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or use, or "currentness".
Limitation of Liability
In no event will the City of North Ridgeville or its employees be liable for any incidental, indirect, special, punitive, exemplary, or consequential damages, arising out of your use of or inability to use the Site, including without limitation, loss of revenue or anticipated profits, loss of goodwill, loss of business, loss of data, computer failure or malfunction, or any and all other damages.
General Terms of the Agreement
Modification of the Agreement
The City of North Ridgeville maintains the right to modify these Terms and Conditions of Use without notice. However, at the discretion of the City of North Ridgeville, the City of North Ridgeville may do so by posting notice of such modifications on this page. Any modification is effective immediately upon posting the modification unless otherwise stated. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of any modification signifies your acceptance of such modification. You should periodically visit this page to review the current Terms and Conditions of Use.
You agree to access and use the Site only for lawful purposes. You are solely responsible for the knowledge of and adherence to any and all laws, statutes, rules and regulations pertaining to your use of the Site. By accessing the Site, you agree that you will not:
- Use the Site to commit a criminal offense or to encourage others to conduct that which would constitute a criminal offense or give rise to a civil liability;
- Post or transmit any unlawful, threatening, libelous, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, pornographic, profane, or otherwise objectionable content;
- Use the Site to impersonate other parties or entities;
- Use the Site to upload any content that contains a software virus, "Trojan Horse" or any other computer code, files, or programs that may alter, damage, or interrupt the functionality of the Site or the hardware or software of any other person who accesses the Site;
- Upload, post, email, or otherwise transmit any materials that you do not have a right to transmit under any law or under a contractual relationship;
- Alter, damage, or delete any content posted on the site;
- Disrupt the normal flow of communication in any way;
- Claim a relationship with or speak for any business, association, or other organization for which you are not authorized to claim such a relationship;
- Post or transmit any unsolicited advertising, promotional materials, or other forms of solicitation;
- Post any material that infringes or violates the intellectual property rights of another; or
- Collect or store personal information about others.
Questions or concerns about the City of North Ridgeville online policy for this site or its implementation or if you find incorrect information or to seek permissions that fall outside of the guidelines above, you can contact the Webmaster.