The Town of Drumheller is dedicated to providing you information that you need about your municipal government without compromising your privacy.
This holds true for the content in the website of the Town of Drumheller and all its subsequent systems and processes.
The Town of Drumheller’s privacy policies are ultimately guided by Alberta’s Freedom of information and Protection (FOIP) Act.
Cookies are temporary files that may be saved on your computer while visiting a website. While cookies are use to track visitors of the Town of Drumheller website, your municipal government refrains from storing personal information through them. This information includes:
- Browser type;
- Screen size;
- Traffic patterns, and;
- Pages visited.
This information is, furthermore, never disclosed to a third party. Cookies are used strictly for the purposes of analyzing anonymous statistical information in aid of crafting analytics-based strategies for online marketing.
If you wish to reject cookies, however, you may do so by adjusting your web browser’s settings.
Volunteering Personal Information Online
We collect personal information on the Town of Drumheller website only with your consent in the following circumstances:
- Directly correspond with us via electronic means.
- Accomplish an online form;
- Share any of the website’s pages on social media platforms, and;
- Request further information on any of our services.
In which case, we keep your information for the possibility of further contact with you if the need arises.
The Town of Drumheller, moreover, refuses to share your information to anyone else and will refrain from sending you information or contacting you outside the scope of your requests.
All e-mail messages are subject to the FOIP Act and Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation.
Your municipal government’s website links to other sites with which they hold no association.
The Town of Drumheller is not responsible for content found and privacy practices in pages that are linked to the municipal website.
Your municipal government encourages you to examine each external site’s policies and disclaimers prior to the submission of your personal information.
Security and IP Addresses
By visiting our website, the Town of Drumheller will keep track of http requests to its dedicated servers.
These record the visitors IP address or the information automatically assigned by an Internet Service Provider (ISP) to a device requesting a URL.
On this note, IP addresses also archived for systems analysis, maintenance, and site evaluation; however, no attempt is made by your municipal government to identify users unless unauthorized use of the website requires investigation or law enforcement.