The Village of Arlington Heights website is offered to you, the user ("User"), conditioned on acceptance of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein, without modification. User access and use of this site constitutes acceptance of these terms and conditions.
The website is a Village of Arlington Heights system, provided as a public service. Government personnel and the general public may use this system to review and retrieve publicly available government information. User agrees to use this website as permitted by applicable local, state, and federal laws. User agrees, therefore, not to: knowingly and without authorization, alter, damage, or destroy the Village of Arlington Heights or another user's computer system, network, software, program, documentation or data contained therein, or use this service to conduct or attempt to conduct any business or activity or solicit the performance of any activity that is prohibited by law. In addition, taking action which results in blocking access to this website by other users will be deemed an unauthorized use.
Anyone using this system expressly consents to administrative monitoring at all times. You (User) are further advised that system administrators may provide evidence of possible criminal activity identified during such monitoring to appropriate law enforcement officials. If you (User) do not wish to consent to monitoring, exit this system now.
Disclaimer of Liability & Reliability
In preparation of these pages, every effort has been made to offer the most current, correct, and clearly expressed information possible. Nevertheless, inadvertent errors in information may occur. In particular but without limiting anything herein, the Village of Arlington Heights disclaims any responsibility for accuracy and/or typographical errors of the information that may be contained on the Village of Arlington Heights web pages. The information and data included on the Village of Arlington Heights website servers have been compiled by the Village staff from a variety of sources, and are subject to change without notice to the User. The Village of Arlington Heights makes no warranties or representations whatsoever regarding the quality, content, completeness, suitability, adequacy, sequence, accuracy, or timeliness of such information and data.
In any situation where the official printed publications of the Village of Arlington Heights differ from the text contained in this system, the official printed documents take precedence. The Village of Arlington Heights reserves the right to revise this legal notice and disclaimer at any time and for any reason, and reserves the right to make changes at any time, without notice or obligation, to any of the information contained in this legal notice and disclaimer and/or to any of the information contained in this website. By entering this website, you (User) acknowledge and agree that you shall be bound by any such revisions.
The services, information, and data made available at the Village of Arlington Heights website are provided "as is" and “as available” without warranties of any kind. The Village of Arlington Heights makes no representations or warranties regarding the condition or functionality of this website, its suitability for use, or that this web service will be uninterrupted or error-free. The Village of Arlington Heights reserves the right to modify, suspend, discontinue or restrict the website, including the availability of any portion of the content at any time, without notice or liability by the Village of Arlington Heights. The website may be temporarily unavailable from time to time due to maintenance or malfunction of computer equipment.
Links to Third Parties' Web Sites
There are links and pointers to third party Internet websites contained in the Village of Arlington Heights website. These sites linked from the Village of Arlington Heights’ website are not under the Village’s control. The Village of Arlington Heights does not assume any responsibility or liability for any information, communications or materials available at such linked sites, or at any link contained in a linked site. The Village of Arlington Heights does not intend these third party links to be referrals or endorsements of the linked entities by the Village, and are provided for convenience only. The Village of Arlington Heights does not intend these third party links to constitute an association between the Village of Arlington Heights and such sites or the content, products, advertising or other materials or information presented on such sites. The Village of Arlington Heights makes no representation or warranty whatsoever regarding the completeness, accuracy, currency, or adequacy of such facts, views, opinions, statements, and/or recommendations contained in any linked site. Each individual site has its own set of policies about what information is appropriate for public access. User assumes sole responsibility for use of third party links and pointers.
The Village of Arlington Heights reserves the right to deny links to any website for any reason, including but not limited to websites that contain obscene or objectionable images and/or text and websites that are associated with, sponsored by or serving a candidate for elected office, any political party or organization supporting or seeking to defeat any candidate for elective office or ballot proposal.
All trademarks, servicemarks and copyrights mentioned in this website belong to their respective owners. Any commercial use of the materials stored on the Village’s website is prohibited. The User acknowledges and agrees that any name, logo, trademark, or servicemark contained on this website is owned and licensed by the Village of Arlington Heights and may not be used by the User without prior written approval. The intellectual property contained in this website, including but not limited to sound, graphics, charts, information, or images of places or people are either property of the Village of Arlington Heights or used on this website with permission. Any unauthorized use of these materials may subject the User to penalties or damages, including but not limited to those related to violation of trademarks, copyrights, privacy and publicity rights.
Disclaimer of Damages
By using the Village of Arlington Heights web pages, the User assumes all risks associated with the use of this site, including any risk to User's computer, software or data being damaged by any virus, software, or any other file which might be transmitted or activated via a Village of Arlington Heights web page, link or User's access to it. The Village of Arlington Heights shall not in any event be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, special, incidental, or consequential damages, including, without limitation, lost revenues, or lost profits, arising out of or in any way connected with the use or misuse of the information or lack of information on the Village of Arlington Heights website or with the delay or inability to use this website, or from any information, documents, services, software, or other material obtained through this web site, or otherwise arising out of the use of this website, whether based on contract, tort, strict liability or otherwise, even if the Village of Arlington Heights and/or any of its employees/affiliates has been advised of the possibility of damages. The Village of Arlington Heights shall not be liable for any loss or injury caused in whole, or in part, by its actions, omissions, or contingencies beyond its control, including in procuring, compiling, or delivering the information, or arising out of any errors, omissions, or inaccuracies in the information regardless of how caused, or arising out of any user's decision or action taken or not taken in reliance upon information furnished.
Disclaimer of Association with User
User acknowledges that no joint venture, partnership, employment or agency relationship exists between the User and the Village of Arlington Heights as a result of this Agreement or use of this website. User agrees not to hold himself or herself out as a representative, agent, or employee of the Village of Arlington Heights and the Village shall not be liable for any representation, act or omission of the User.
Use of Bulletin Board, or any other Communication or Interactive Forums
To the extent that this web site contains or may in the future contain bulletin boards, discussion webs, chat rooms, or other message, interactive or communication facilities involving the Village of Arlington Heights and other users ("Forums"), the User agrees to use such Forums only to send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular Forum. By way of example, and not as a limitation, the User agrees that when using a Forum, the User shall not violate the law by:
- Defaming, abusing, harassing, stalking, threatening or otherwise violating the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others. Publishing, posting, distributing, or disseminating any defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful material or information.
- Uploading or downloading files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy or publicity) unless the User owns or controls the rights thereto or has received all necessary consents. Deleting any author attributions, legal notices or proprietary designations or labels in any file that is uploaded.
- Falsifying the origin or source of any material contained in a file that is uploaded.
- Knowingly introducing viruses, corrupted files or any other similar software or programs that may damage, alter or destroy this website or the operation of another's computer system, network, software, program, documentation or data contained therein. Knowingly accessing or attempting to access or use the Village of Arlington Heights’ computer system, computer network, or any part thereof, including this website, for the purpose of devising or executing any scheme or artifice to defraud; obtaining money property or services by means of false or fraudulent pretenses, representations or promises; or committing theft, including but not limited to theft of proprietary information.
User agrees to (as available) send and receive electronic mail, engage in conferences and chats, download and upload files, and otherwise use this web site only as permitted by these terms and conditions, any additional policies or procedures published in this web site from time to time by the Village of Arlington Heights, and applicable law.
The Village of Arlington Heights reserves the right to remove any contents of this website received from users for violations of the Village of Arlington Heights’ forum use policies and other applicable regulations and law, including violations of others' constitutional rights. The Village of Arlington Heights reserves the right to edit any notices or postings for length if and when such length interferes with other users' access to and use of this forum.
The User acknowledges that chats, conferences, bulletin boards, discussion webs and any other such interactive or communications' forums hosted by this web site are public and not private communications. Further, the User acknowledges that chats, posting conferences, discussion webs and other communications by other Users are not endorsed by the Village of Arlington Heights, and such communications shall not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by the Village of Arlington Heights.
Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.