Marin Municipal Water District Official Website
The Marin Municipal Water District official website is a communication tool for providing information and interactive delivery of electronic services primarily to our customers. MMWD recognizes the importance of protecting the privacy of the users of this website and provides the following definitions and statements regarding the protection of the privacy of the users of this website.
The Definition of Personal Information"Personal information" is information about a natural person that identifies or describes an individual, including, but not limited to, his or her name, social security number, physical description, home address, home telephone number, education, financial matters, and medical or employment history, readily identifiable to that specific individual.
Statement of Use of Personal Information Sent to MMWD
We collect personal information directly from individuals who volunteer to use some of our services. If you choose to submit information to us, it will only be used for the purposes for which it was provided and it will not be shared with another entity except as prescribed by law. If you voluntarily participate in an activity that asks for specific information (i.e., completing a request for assistance, personalizing the content of the website, sending an e-mail, or participating in a survey) more detailed data will be collected. Personal information is exempt from requests for information made under the California Public Records Act. However, this information may be a public record once you provide it, and may be subject to public inspection and copying if not otherwise protected by federal or State law.
The Definition of Electronically Collected Personal Information
"Electronically collected personal information" is information that our website automatically collects. It includes your domain name or Internet Protocol address and statistical information about which web pages you visit.
Statement of Use of Electronically Collected Personal Information
We may automatically collect and store the following types of information related to your visit:
- The Internet Protocol address and domain name used, but not the e-mail address. The Internet Protocol address is a numerical identifier assigned either to your Internet service provider or directly to your computer. We use the Internet Protocol address to direct internet traffic to you and generate statistics used in the management of this site;
- The type of browser and operating system you used;
- The date and time you visited this site;
- The web pages or services you accessed at this site;
- The website you visited prior to coming to this website;
- The website you visit as you leave this website; and
- If you downloaded a form, the form that was downloaded.
The information we automatically collect or store is used to gather statistics and to improve the content of our web services by helping us understand how our customers are using our services. Our website logs do not identify a visitor by personal information and we make no attempt to link other websites with the individuals that browse the MMWD website.
MMWD does not sell any electronically collected personal information. Any distribution of electronically collected personal information will be solely for the purposes for which it was provided.
MMWD may provide or distribute certain lists and statistical reports of regulatory information as provided by law, but no personal information is sold or distributed, and all relevant legal protections still apply to MMWD’s website.