of information is essential in a democracy. However, personal information
needs to be protected from misuse and abuse. Kane County is committed
to protecting this information and will not display nor release
it on its web site for general viewing. Certain personal information
may be a part of the public record and may be available at County
You Visit Our Site
you visit our site the County does not collect any personal identifiable
information about you, including your email address. Furthermore,
the County does not monitor your web-browsing activities with cookies
(see below). Cookies, however, may be used by some County applications
to pass information from one web page to another.
You Submit to Us
you submit information to the County’s web site via email
or a web form, this information will be used to fulfill the request
for which the information was submitted. This may require that the
information be shared with another County department or government
County will not disclose, give, transfer or sell any personal information
on web site visitors unless required by law enforcement or statute.
displayed on the particular department’s web page.
the County provides its web site as a source of information regarding
Kane County. Efforts are made to ensure that information and links
are accurate and current. We cannot, however, control the accuracy
of information that is displayed by sites linked to us. As such,
users are advised to not cite this web page information as the official
or authoritative source. Information should be independently verified.
cookie on the web is a line of text with a server address (i.e.
aol.com if you are using an America On-line account) and an ID number
stored on your computer. Cookies are by themselves not harmful;
they do not contain any information that you have not voluntarily
entered on your own. They are not application or virus spreaders.
Cookies may be used to track where you go on a site or to pass information
from one web page to another so you do not have to re-enter redundant
information every time you complete a form.