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Quality of Information
Information provided on the Lincoln County web site is intended to provide immediate access to public information. While all attempts are made to provide accurate, current and reliable information we recognize the possibility of human and/or mechanical error. Therefore, Lincoln County, its employees, contractors, officers, and agencies expressly deny any warranty of the accuracy; reliability or timeliness of any information published by this system and shall not be held liable for any losses caused by reliance upon the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of such information. any person who relies upon such information obtained from this system does so at his or her own risk.
Lincoln County is committed to protecting the privacy of visitors to our web sites.
Lincoln County does not collect or retain personally identifiable information unless a person voluntarily participates in an activity that asks for information (i.e. sending an e-mil, participating in a survey, or filling in an on-line form). This information will only be used to respond to the person's request and to analyze trends. A message may be redirected to another county agency or person who is in a better position to respond.
Chosing not to participate in an activity or service that requests personal information will in no way effect a visitor's ability to access any other feature of the Lincoln County website.
If personal information is requested on the web site or volunteered by the user, state law and the federal Privacy Act of 1974 may protect it. However, this information is a public record once it is provided, and may be subject to public inspection and copying if not protected by federal or state law.
This website is not directed toward children under 13 years of age. There is no way to determine the age of any person providing personally identifiable information to this website, so all information is treated as though it was given by an adult, and may be subject to public access.
Unless otherwise prohibited by state or federal law, rule or regulation, an individual may request correction of personally identifiable information. Persons concerned about informaiton contained in their personal records should contact the custodian of that record, which is typically the organization that has collected the information.
Examples of Personally Identifiable Information:
- E-mail Address
- Social Security Number
- Any combination of data that could be used to identify you such as your birth date, zip code, ethnicity or gender
This list is not complete, it just provides examples of personally identifiable information that may be supplied to Lincoln County through this web site.