The City of Miramichi respects the privacy of its Web visitors. Staff adheres to strict policies that protect the confidentiality of any personal identifiable information such as names, e-mail addresses and telephone numbers.
Specifics of how the City of Miramichi gathers and uses Internet information are outlined below.
1. Access to the City of Miramichi’s web site, and use of any of its service features typically do not require providing any personal information whatsoever.
2. “Cookie” technology captures a summary – not individual – information on visitor use patterns. This computer code tracks “traffic” to determine how effective a given page is in meeting information or service needs. Apart from providing a performance measure for the City’s Internet site, the data is otherwise meaningless.
3. A Cookie contains no information that personally identifies visitors to the community’s Web site and is strictly geared to providing internal performance data. The City of Miramichi knows nothing of an Internet visitors browsing path once he or she leaves www.miramichi.org.
4. The only personal identifying information arising from the use of the City of Miramichi’s web site is what you supply to us on a voluntary basis. For example, this could be in connection with the following; submitting comments, requesting information or suggestions and/or questions through a feedback form or an e-mail.