The protection of individual privacy is a concern to Pope County. Pope County has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate its commitment to privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for this site.
Information You Provide to Us
Pope County does not keep any personal information about you or your visit to our internet site unless you have specifically supplied it to us. (For example, if you have supplied us with information as part of a request for information or submit a web form.) In cases where you have supplied us with information, including financial data, we will treat such information in accordance with the requirements of the law. This means that it will be treated in the same way as written forms of communication, and in many instances, it will be considered public information available to the public upon request. To the extent allowed by law, Pope County will make reasonable attempts to protect personal financial information from disclosure.
As a general rule, Pope County does not disclose any personally identifiable information collected online except where you have given us permission or where the information is a public record not exempt from disclosure under applicable laws. Visitors should be aware that information collected by the county on its websites may be subject to examination and inspection if such information is a public record and not otherwise protected from disclosure.
Other Information About Your Visit to Our Site
Pope County uses the following tools:
Tool Name: Google Analytics™
Purpose: Collect information about use of alleghenycounty.us
Data Collected: Google Analytics collects information such as how often users visit popecountymn.gov what pages they visit when they do so, and what other sites they used prior to coming to popecountymn.gov
Links to Social Media Sites
Certain links on popecountymn.gov (whether integrated with tools or otherwise) facilitate interaction with third-party social media sites. Accessing third-party social media functions (whether through a tool or otherwise) may require you to log in to your social media provider, and that social media provider may plant a persistent cookie on your web browser to keep you logged in. Any interaction with any such social media provider (whether through a tool or otherwise) is subject to such social media provider’s site policies, and such provider may plant one or more additional persistent cookies on your web browser as a result of your interaction with it.
Social Media Policy
We welcome you and your comments on our social media sites. These pages are used to present matters of public interest for residents, businesses, and visitors. Comments are welcome, but please be aware that your comments may be public records and may be archived. Pope County reserves the right to hide or delete submissions that contain vulgar language, personal attacks of any kind, or offensive comments that target or disparage any ethnic, racial, sexual orientation, sexual identity, or religious group. Further, the County also reserves the right to hide or delete comments that are: (i) spam or include links to other sites; (ii) clearly off topic; (iii) advocate illegal activity; (iv) promote particular services, products or political organizations; or (v) infringe on copyrights, trademarks, or other intellectual property rights of any person or entity.