The South Bay CDD, a special Florida government entity, provides its web site for your convenience.
By using the information, services and products available through this web
site, you agree to be bound by all of the South Bay CDD terms and conditions
of use as set forth herein.
The terms and conditions established in this document are entirely subject to change, and may be updated from time to time without notice.
It is your responsibility to maintain an awareness of the site and be cognizant of any such change.
Your continued use of this service will indicate your agreement to any such change.
Please note that the South Bay CDD is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of web sites whose contents are not controlled by the South Bay CDD, whether the South Bay Government links to them as "outside sites" or not.
Collection of personal information
When you engage in activities on this site, you may be asked to provide certain
information about yourself by filling out and submitting an online form. It
is completely optional for you to engage in these activities.
Depending upon the activity, some of the information that we ask you to provide
is identified as mandatory and some as voluntary. If you do not provide the
mandatory data with respect to a particular activity, you will not be able
to engage in that activity online. Instead, you will need to use a non-web-based
option for transacting that business with the South Bay CDD.
Visitors to the site should be aware that Chapter 119, Florida Statutes declares that it is the policy of the State of Florida that all state, county, and municipal records shall be open for personal inspection by any person.
As a result, information collected regarding a CDD resulting from the use of its web site may be subject to examination and inspection upon request, if such information is a public record and not otherwise exempted pursuant to Chapter 119, Florida Statutes, or made confidential by the Constitution of the State of Florida .
How your personal information is used
The South Bay CDD may collect your information in order to record and support
your participation in the activities you select.
Information that you provide may also be used by the South Bay CDD as part of
our efforts to keep vendors informed about standards, requirements or service
changes, or other services of the South Bay CDD. All information collected
will be shared only with other residents, organizations, or
registered users of the South Bay CDD web site as required by state or federal law.
Protection of your personal information
The South Bay Government recognizes and appreciates the importance of responsible
use of information collected on this site. Information may be saved for a designated
period of time in order to comply with the State of Florida’s archiving policies.
However, information will not be disclosed to third parties or other government
agencies, unless required by state or federal law.
Use of "cookies"
When you visit the South Bay web site, navigation of the site can occur anonymously with one’s identity being preserved. In order to improve our site, we may use "cookies" to assist your visit. A cookie is a small amount of data that is transferred to your browser by a web server to enable users to receive customization of web site information, or to personalize a web site search engine. Cookies are used on the South Bay web site as a time saving mechanism, but they cannot be used to execute code or deliver viruses.
Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. You can set your browser
to notify you when you receive a cookie, giving you the chance to decide whether
or not to accept it.
If you have further questions about cookies, the Computer Incident Advisory
Capacity Unit that monitors computer problems for the U.S. Department of Energy
issued a study on March 12, 1998, of the risks to users of cookies, titled "Information
Bulletin 1-034: Internet Cookies".
Data transmission over the Internet is not guaranteed to be 100% secure. While
we strive to protect your personal information, the South Bay CDD cannot
ensure or warrant the security of any information transmitted to us or received
from our online products or services. Once we receive a transmission, we make
our best effort to ensure it is secure on our systems.
As a user of the South Bay CDD web site(s) you agree to use this service
only for its lawful, intended purposes. Use of this service for transmission,
distribution, retrieval, or storage of any information, data, or other material
in violation of any applicable law or regulation is prohibited. You also agree
not to use the service to:
- Provide false information or to impersonate someone else;
- Distribute computer viruses, worms, or any software intended to damage
or alter a computer system;
- Violate any applicable local, state, national or international law
System and network security
Violations of system or network security of the service are prohibited, and
may subject you to criminal liability, civil liability, or both. The South Bay CDD will investigate potential security violations, and may notify applicable
law enforcement agencies if violations are suspected.
You may not attempt to circumvent the authentication procedures or security
of any host, network, network component, or account to access data, accounts,
or systems that you are not expressly permitted to access. You may not interfere
or attempt to interfere with service to any other user.
In the event of any violation of the terms contained herein, the South Bay CDD reserves the right to suspend or terminate, either temporarily or permanently,
any or all services provided. Users who violate terms contained herein may
additionally incur criminal liability, civil liability, or both. The South Bay CDD may refer violators to civil or criminal authorities for prosecution.
You agree to indemnify and hold South Bay CDD and its subsidiaries,
affiliates, telecommunications providers, service providers, officers, employees
and agents harmless from any claim, liability, loss, expense or demand, including,
without limitation, attorneys' fees, related to or arising from a user’s violation
of the terms and conditions or the use of the services and information provided
at this web site.
Limitation of liability
IN NO EVENT WILL THE SOUTH BAY CDD, ITS SUPPLIERS, ITS SERVICE PROVIDERS,
OR OTHER THIRD PARTY AFFILIATES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER INCLUDING
BUT NOT LIMITED TO:
- DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL PUNITIVE AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT
OF THE USE, INABILITY TO USE, OR THE RESULTS OF USE OF THIS SERVICE;
- ANY WEB SITES LINKED TO THE SERVICE, THE MATERIALS OR INFORMATION CONTAINED
AT ANY OR ALL SUCH SITES;
- CONTENT ANYWHERE ON THE INTERNET, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT
OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY;
INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THOSE DAMAGES RESULTING FROM LOST PROFITS, LOST
DATA OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION;
- AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF THE SOUTH BAY CDD OR ANY OF ITS SUPPLIERS, SERVICE
PROVIDERS, OR THIRD PARTY AFFILIATES.
IN NO EVENT SHALL SOUTH BAY CDD BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT,
INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL AND EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER,
ARISING FROM THE USE OR PERFORMANCE OF THIS WEB SITE OR FROM ANY INFORMATION,
SERVICES OR PRODUCTS PROVIDED THROUGH THIS WEB SITE, EVEN IF THE SOUTH BAY CDD GOVERNMENT HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THIS WEB SITE, OR ANY PORTION THEREOF, YOUR EXCLUSIVE
REMEDY SHALL BE TO STOP USING THE WEB SITE.
Disclaimer of warranties
This service is provided by the South Bay CDD on an "as is" basis.
The South Bay CDD makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express
or implied, as to the operation of the service, its contents, or any information
made available by or through the service.
The South Bay CDD disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, including
but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a
particular purpose, or any infringement. Furthermore, South Bay CDD
does not warrant that use of the service will not be interrupted, available
at any time or from any location, secured and error-free. Corrected defects
are not warrantable and the service is not guaranteed free of viruses or other
Information Bulletin 1-034: Internet Cookies
Florida’s Government-in-the-Sunshine Law
The Florida Statutes
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