The City of Carlisle is committed to protecting the privacy of individuals viewing the City's website.
The purpose of this policy is to inform you how we use any information we may gather when you visit our website.
At any time while you are viewing our website, you may decline to participate in any activity that asks for information (e.g. surveys, online forms, e-mail, etc.). Declining to participate will not in any way
affect your ability to use any of the other features on our website.
If you send us an e-mail message containing a question, comment or request for information, we
use any personally identifying information only for the purpose of responding to your request. We
may forward your e-mail to another city employee or department that is better qualified to handle
your request or respond to your question.
2. Interactive Forms
Information you may provide in an interactive form, such as your name, address, and telephone
number, is only used to assist us in responding to your request. The majority of forms on our
website are in a portable document format (pdf), and do not require any personal information in
order to download them.
3. Statistical Information
We may collect certain information about online users, including the date(s) and times of visits,
the types of browsers being used, certain technical data, such as Internet Protocol (IP)
Addresses, and referring links, in order that we may design and operate our website more
efficiently and better serve the visitors to our site. We do not collect any personally identifiable
4. Sales or Outside Use of Information
The City of Carlisle does not allow outside advertising on its website; however, it may publish
links to outside agencies and resources for the convenience of its visitors. No information
furnished by an online visitor will ever be published to any outside mailing list or used for sales
or solicitation purposes.
Our website does not employ the use of "persistent" cookies to collect permanent information on
6. Freedom of Information Act
As a government entity, the City of Carlisle is subject to the requirements of the Arkansas
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). The FOIA (ACA §25-19-101 et seq.) requires that the majority
of records we keep, including various forms of electronic data, must be supplied to anyone who
requests them. While we take steps to protect users' privacy, personal information (with the
exception of information such as that provided to an anonymous crime reporting form) provided to
the City's website is not legally privileged and confidential and may be subject to release.