Website Policies

General Disclaimer

The information and content presented on this website are provided for the convenience of the reader. While every effort is made to keep this accurate and up-to-date, the City of Chicopee provides this information and content on an ‘as is, as available' basis without warranty. In no event shall the City of Chicopee be held liable for any damages stemming from the use of this website, websites services, content, or information made available by this computer system. The City of Chicopee may make changes or improvements to the content, policies, and information on this website described herein at any time.

Privacy Policy

Information Collection
We do not collect personal information about you upon your visit to our website unless specifically provided by you.

We collect limited, non-personally identifying information that your browser makes available whenever you visit a website (such as your Internet Protocol Address, browser type, browser language, and date and time).

We use aggregated information from our users, in a manner which would not identify you personally, to measure server performance, analyze traffic patterns, and improve the content of this website.

Information You Provide
Information volunteered by you through the use of contact, feedback, or service request forms is used to provide you with the requested help, services, or used to enhance our websites respectively. This information may be used by City of Chicopee employees for that purpose.

The use of our online job application system may require or request personal information. This information is voluntary and may be used by City of Chicopee employees to process and provide you with the requested services specifically for possible present and future job placement. The use of this system may require you to setup a username and password to view and modify your information and to prevent unauthorized access. Information volunteered through this system is stored and entered on True 128-bit or 256-bit SSL Encrypted Server Connections. (Depending on Brower type/version and settings)

Cookies
In an effort to better serve the users of this website the City of Chicopee may use "cookies" to provide personalized content and customize your browsing experience. Cookies are small, simple text files stored by your web browser to distinguish and remember web pages previously visited. These cookies do not contain any personally identifiable information, nor do they compromise your privacy or security. You may delete any stored cookies on your computer at any time through your browser. See your browsers help section for assistance with deleting cookies.

Information Sharing
The City of Chicopee does not solicit, share, sell, rent or transfer any personal information to third parties without your consent.

Website Security
We monitor all network traffic to identify any unauthorized attempts to upload, edit or change information, or otherwise cause any damages to this website.

We take all appropriate security measures to ensure the safe keeping of this website; and to protect against unauthorized access and destruction and alteration of data. All attempts to login into secured sections of this website are logged.

Some sections of this website may utilize True 256-Bit SSL Encryption for secured communications. (Depending on Brower type/version and settings)

External Linking
This website may contain links to third party websites which are provided as a convenience and are not implied as an endorsement of that website. These external links direct you off of the City of Chicopee website, therefore the City of Chicopee shall not be held liable for the content of these linked websites. The privacy policy of this website may differ from that of the linked website. For questions regarding the linked websites method of collecting data and security practices it is recommended that you contact the linked site directly or refer to their policies.

Policy Changes
The City of Chicopee may make changes to this policy or website at anytime without notice.

Copyright

All editorial and creative content; including website coding, scripts, and documents are Copyright The City of Chicopee unless otherwise noted. The City of Chicopee reserves the right to this content.