DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY
The City of Monona makes information available on its web site to enhance public knowledge and promote a better understanding of the City and its government. The City attempts to provide accurate, complete, and timely information. The City, however, cannot guarantee the quality, content, accuracy, or completeness of the information because the material comes from a variety of sources, collected and maintained for different purposes. The City retains the right to change any content on its web site without prior notice.
Information provided on the City's web site should not be used as a substitute for legal, accounting, real estate, business, tax, or other professional advice. The City of Monona assumes no liability for any damages or loss of any kind that might arise from the use of, misuse of, or the inability to use the City's web site and/or the materials contained on the web site. All materials that appear on the City's web site are distributed and transmitted "as is," without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, and subject to the terms and conditions stated in this disclaimer.
Communications made through e-mail or the City's web site do not constitute legal or official notice where federal, state or local laws, rules, or regulations require that the City receive notice of any existing or potential claim or cause of action against it, its departments, agencies, officers, employees, representatives, or agents.
The City assumes no liability for any virus or other contamination of or damage to your computer that might occur during or as a result of visiting its web site.
SUBMISSION OF PHOTOGRAPHS
Any person submitting photographs for inclusion in the City’s web site grants the City the right to include the photographs in the web site in any manner the City deems appropriate for public information without additional consideration or compensation. Participants release the City, and its officials and employees, from any and all liability, claims, or damages arising out of or relating to the publication of the photograph on the web site. All photographs submitted become the property of the City and will not be returned.
It is the responsibility of each person submitting photographs to ensure that, with respect to each photograph:
a. All appropriate and necessary permissions and consents have been obtained including any copyright licences and consents under appropriate law; and
b. The photograph is not obscene, offensive or otherwise inappropriate for publication on the web site.
When you visit the City’s web site simply to browse, read, or download information we will not collect any individual identifying or personal information.
If you use the web site to request a service, make a payment, or apply for a job or permit we will ask that you submit certain pieces of relevant personal information, based on the action taken. As allowed by law, we will not share your personal or financial information with any third party at any time without your explicit permission. However, please be aware that the City of Monona, as a governmental agency, must comply with various laws concerning open records and freedom of information. Thus, any information that we receive through use of our site will be subject to the same provisions as information provided to us through other media (such as printed material or voice records.) Property and permit information, in particular, are commonly deemed to be "public records." As such we often must, by law, make this information available upon request.
If you send us an electronic mail message with a question or comment that contains personally identifying information, or fill out a form that e-mails us this information, we will use only the personally identifiable information to respond to your request. We may, if appropriate, redirect your message to another government agency or person who can better respond to your question or need.
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