Website Privacy Policy

Washington Township only collects information necessary for its functions, activities and services. When you visit the Washington Township website, we use automated tools to log the following information for statistical purposes:
– your computer’s internet address
– your top level domain name (for example .com, .gov, .org)
– the pages you accessed and documents downloaded
– the previous site you have visited
– the type of browser you are using

We process this information to determine site performance issues, such as popular pages, most frequently downloaded forms, and other site performance characteristics. This information does not identify you personally.

We will not collect personally identifiable information about you when you visit our website, unless you choose to provide that information to us. Personal information about citizens will be collected only to the extent necessary to provide the service or benefit desired, such as participation in an on-line survey, request for building inspection or in order to respond to an email. We do not give, share, sell, or transfer any personal information to a third party unless required to do so by law or where otherwise stated.

Washington Township’s website contains links to other Ohio Government sites. When users select a link to an outside website, they are leaving the Washington Township website and are subject to the privacy and security policies of that outside website. These sites may use other monitoring tools or collect and manage information via methods other than those described above.  Visitors are advised to evaluate the content and usefulness of information obtained from those sites for themselves, and to check the privacy statements on the relevant website.  Links from Washington Township’s web pages to other sites are provided as an information service only.  Washington Township is not responsible for the content of any external website.

Washington Township and its departments, officers, and employees do not warrant the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of any information published on the Washington Township website.  Washington Township does not endorse any content, viewpoints, products, or services on or linked from its website system, and shall not be held liable for any losses caused by any reliance on such information.  This website is not meant to be a substitute for official information derived from authorized or official sources, except to the extent as statute, ordinance, or other regulation so provides.  For official information, users should rely only on the official sources of that information.  Portions of the Washington Township website’s information may be incorrect or outdated.  Any person that relies on any information obtained from Washington Township’s website system does so at his or her own risk.