Disclaimer

All information provided in the official Macon-Bibb County Planning and Zoning web site is provided for information purposes only and does not constitute a legal contract between the Macon- Bibb County Planning and Zoning Commission and any person or entity unless otherwise specified. Information on the official Macon-Bibb County Planning and Zoning web site is subject to change without prior notice. Although every reasonable effort is made to present current and accurate information, the Macon-Bibb County Planning and Zoning Commission makes no guarantees of any kind.

The Macon-Bibb County Planning and Zoning web site may contain information that is created and maintained by a variety of sources both internal and external to the Commission. These sites are unmoderated forums containing the personal opinions and other expressions of the persons who post the entries. The Macon-Bibb County Planning and Zoning Commission does not control, monitor or guarantee the information contained in these sites or information contained in links to other external web sites, and does not endorse any views expressed or products or services offered therein. In no event shall the Macon-Bibb County Planning and Zoning Commission be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on any such content, goods, or services available on or through any such site or resource.

Privacy Policy

This notice provides Macon-Bibb County Planning and Zoning Commission’s policy regarding the nature, purpose, use and sharing of any information collected via this Web Portal. The information you provide on a Macon-Bibb County Planning and Zoning Commission Web Portal will be used only for its intended purpose. We will protect your information consistent with the principles of the Privacy Act, the e-Government act of 2002, the Federal Records Act, and as applicable, the Freedom of Information Act.

Submitting information is strictly voluntary. By doing so, you are giving Macon-Bibb County Planning and Zoning Commission your permission to use the information for the intended purpose. If you do not want to give Macon-Bibb County Planning and Zoning Commission permission to use your information, simply do not provide it. However, not providing certain information may result in Macon-Bibb County Planning and Zoning Commission’s inability to provide you with the information or services you desire.

We collect and temporarily store certain technical information about your visit for use in site management and security purposes. This information includes:

  • The Internet domain from which you access our Web site (for example, “xcompany.com” if you use a private Internet access account, or “yourschool.edu” if you connect from an educational domain);
  • The IP address (a unique number for each computer connected to the Internet) from which you access our Web site;
  • The type of browser (e.g., Netscape, Internet Explorer) used to access our site;
  • The operating system (Windows, Unix) used to access our site;
  • The date and time you access our site;
  • The URLs of the pages you visit;
  • Your username, if it was used to log in to the Web site; and
  • If you visited this Macon-Bibb County Planning and Zoning Commission Web site from another Web site, the URL of the forwarding site.
  • This information is only used to help us make our site more useful for you. With this data we learn about the number of visitors to our site and the types of technology our visitors use.

Except for authorized law enforcement investigations, no attempts are made to identify individual users or their usage habits. Raw data logs are retained temporarily as required for security and site management purposes only.

Information Collected for Tracking and Customization (Cookies)

A cookie is a small file that a Web site transfers to your computer to allow it to remember specific information about your session while you are connected. Your computer will only share the information in the cookie with the Web site that provided it, and no other Web site can request it. There are two types of cookies, session and persistent. Session cookies last only as long as your Web browser is open. Once you close your browser, the cookie disappears. Persistent cookies store information on your computer for longer periods of time.

Macon-Bibb County Planning and Zoning Commission Web Portal may use session cookies for technical purposes such as to enable better navigation through the site, or to allow you to customize your preferences for interacting with the site. A few Macon-Bibb County Planning and Zoning Commission Web Portal may also make use of persistent cookies to remember you between visits so, for example, you can save your customized preference settings for future visits. Each Macon-Bibb County Planning and Zoning Commission site using persistent cookies identifies itself as doing so.

If you do not wish to have session or persistent cookies stored on your machine, you can turn them off in your browser. However, this may affect the functioning of some Macon-Bibb County Planning and Zoning Commission Web Portal.

Personal Information

If you choose to provide us with personal information, through such methods as completing a form or sending us an email, we will use that information to respond to your message and to help us get you the information or services you have requested. At no time is your private information, whether stored in persistent cookies or elsewhere, shared with third parties who have no right to that information.

Web Site Security Notice

For site security purposes and to ensure that this Web service remains available to all users, this computer system employs software programs that monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information. Anyone using this system expressly consents to such monitoring and is advised that if such monitoring reveals evidence of possible abuse or criminal activity, such evidence may be provided to appropriate law enforcement officials.

Unauthorized attempts to upload or change information on Macon-Bibb County Planning and Zoning Commission servers are strictly prohibited and may be punishable by law, including under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act of 1996.