The City of Lufkin respects your personal privacy and is committed
to protecting it. It is not necessary to reveal your identity or any
personal information to visit
http://cityoflufkin.com or any of the City's websites (http://www.ci.lufkin.tx.us;
track the number of people who visit our sites from certain other
websites and how they utilize our websites. The cookies we use do
not personally identify individuals by their name, email address,
health status, or any other personal attribute.
Some general information about
visitors to our site is collected automatically. This includes the
domain from which you access the Internet (such as AOL or MSN); the
web browser you use (such as Netscape Communicator or Internet
Explorer); the date and time of the visit to our site; and the pages
that are visited. This information is used for statistical tracking
purposes only, to help us improve our website and provide visitors
with a positive browsing experience. This information is only
compiled in aggregate, so that we know how many people are visiting
our site each day, how long people spend viewing our site, which
pages are visited most, etc.
This information will never be
linked to your personal identity, used to contact you, or released
to an outside entity in any way, unless you request that we do so
(see the "Personal Information" section below). Most Web browsers
automatically accept cookies, but provide an option for blocking the
acceptance of cookies.
Some areas of our website allow you the option to enter personal
information. These may include application request forms; work order
forms; requests for information; surveys or feedback forms; and
email links to City of Lufkin departments or individuals. If you
voluntarily choose to provide personal information, it may be viewed
by various people at the City of Lufkin in the process of responding
to your on-line request. If you choose to provide City of Lufkin
with personal information, we will never share, rent, trade, sell,
or otherwise release this information without your consent, except
if we are required to do so by law.
City of Lufkin makes extensive use of technologies and techniques to
help protect the integrity of the personal information you provide
to us via the Internet. Our ECommerce site
(click2gov.cityoflufkin.com) is a secure VeriSign site which you can
verify by clicking on the graphic. Every precaution has been taken
but you should be aware
that electronic communications may not always be secure, in spite of
all precautions. If you are concerned about providing sensitive
information, you may wish to do so via phone, regular mail or during
a personal visit, rather than electronically.
The City of Lufkin website may contain links to outside websites
that are not owned or controlled by City of Lufkin (see our
policy). We cannot be responsible for the privacy protections
provided by sites outside of the City of Lufkin site, even if they
are linked to the City of Lufkin website.
Note to Parents
The City of Lufkin encourages parents to monitor their children's
use of the Internet when viewing City of Lufkin websites and the
Internet in general. Some of the computers in the Kurth Memorial
Library utilize filtering software. While helpful to control
content, it is still the parents responsibility to monitor their
children's use of the Internet.
If you have questions about privacy or security issues related to
City of Lufkin websites, please contact our
City of Lufkin provides the information on its websites as a
courtesy. It is designed for informational and educational purposes
only. While it is well maintained , the City of Lufkin in no way
warranties or represents, whether expressly or implied, as to the
accuracy, currency or entirety of any information contained or
referenced in this site. The City of Lufkin assumes no liability for
any errors or omissions in the content of these sites. City of
Lufkin does not assume any risk for your use of this website. The
individual views and opinions expressed in the site do not
necessarily reflect those of the City of Lufkin.
By accessing this website, you assume full responsibility without
limitation or qualification for the use of the information herein.
Further, you agree that in no event will City of Lufkin or any party
involved in the creation, production, or delivery of this site or
any site linked to it be liable in any manner whatsoever for any
decision, action or non-action taken based on information provided
These terms and conditions set forth in this disclaimer are subject
to change and update at any time. By choosing to visit this site,
you are bound by the terms set forth in this document, and by such
revisions as they are posted.
All material contained within City of Lufkin websites is the sole
property of City of Lufkin. Everything that you see or hear on the
site is copyrighted. This includes but is not restricted to all
written and graphical content, text, images, photographs,
illustrations, audio, video, logos, and computer programming code.
Material displayed on City of Lufkin websites may be downloaded for
non-commercial, personal use only. Material displayed on the site
may not be distributed, modified, reproduced or reused in any way
for personal, public or commercial purposes without the written
consent of City of Lufkin.
The trademarks, logos, and service marks displayed on City of Lufkin
websites are registered and unregistered marks of City of Lufkin and
The City of Lufkin does not warrant or represent that your use of
materials displayed on City of Lufkin website will not infringe the
rights of third parties not owned by or affiliated with City of
The music used on the site or on videos streamed
from the site for the most part is royalty free music that has been
http://freeplaymusic.com or commercially purchased.
Occasionally, short clips are used that have been obtained from
other sources. This music is covered by an ASCAP General License
acquired by the City of Lufkin. The music contained on the site
cannot be downloaded for personal use.
Any unauthorized use of material on City of Lufkin websites may
violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and
publicity, and communications regulations and statutes. City of
Lufkin will aggressively enforce its copyright and intellectual
property rights to the fullest extent of the law.
If you have questions about copyright issues related to City of
Lufkin websites, please contact our