Privacy Policy

Gratiot County Road Commissions Website Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Gratiot County Road Commission is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy applies to the Gratiot County Road Commission Web site and governs data collection and usage. By using the Gratiot County Road Commission website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

Gratiot County Road Commission collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Gratiot County Road Commission also collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.

There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by Gratiot County Road Commission. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by Gratiot County Road Commission for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Gratiot County Road Commission Web site.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Gratiot County Road Commission public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Gratiot County Road Commission does not read any of your private online communications.

Gratiot County Road Commission encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites you choose to link to from Gratiot County Road Commission so that you can understand how those Web sites collect, use and share your information. Gratiot County Road Commission is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Gratiot County Road Commission and Gratiot County Road Commission family of Web sites.

Use of your Personal Information

Gratiot County Road Commission collects and uses your personal information to operate the Gratiot County Road Commission Web site and deliver the services you have requested. Gratiot County Road Commission also uses your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Gratiot County Road Commission and its affiliates. Gratiot County Road Commission may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

Gratiot County Road Commission does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties. Gratiot County Road Commission may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Gratiot County Road Commission may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Gratiot County Road Commission, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

Gratiot County Road Commission does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

Gratiot County Road Commission keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within Gratiot County Road Commission, in order to determine what Gratiot County Road Commission services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within Gratiot County Road Commission to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Gratiot County Road Commission Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Gratiot County Road Commission or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Gratiot County Road Commission; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Gratiot County Road Commission, or the public.

Use of Cookies

The Gratiot County Road Commission Web site use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Gratiot County Road Commission pages, or register with Gratiot County Road Commission site or services, a cookie helps Gratiot County Road Commission to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Gratiot County Road Commission Web site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Gratiot County Road Commission features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Gratiot County Road Commission services or Web sites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information

Gratiot County Road Commission secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Gratiot County Road Commission secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.

Changes to this Statement

Gratiot County Road Commission will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Gratiot County Road Commission encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Gratiot County Road Commission is protecting your information.

Contact Information

Gratiot County Road Commission welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Gratiot County Road Commission has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Gratiot County Road Commission at gratiot@gratiotroads.org will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the problem.

 

Online Payments

About the Service

The Gratiot County Road Commission accepts credit cards and debit cards for the payment of permits and damage claim invoices through GovPayNet®. There will be a nominal fee charged for this service.

As part of our commitment to provide citizens with efficient, convenient service, the Gratiot County Road Commission has partnered with GovPayNet® to offer payment options over the internet and by telephone by calling 888-604-7888.

Acceptable Payment Types & Associated Fees

American Express®, Discover®, Master Card®, and Visa® credit and debit cards and prepaid debit cards are accepted. GovPayNet®, the service provider, charges a service fee for phone and online payment transactions.

**All Seasonal Weight Restriction Permits Must be Approved by the Gratiot County Road Commission Prior to Acceptance of Payment**

CONTACT US

Address

200 Commerce Drive
P.O. Box 187
Ithaca, MI 48847-0187

Phone/Fax

Phone: 989-875-3811
Fax: 989-875-2831

Hours

Monday - Thursday
6:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
After Hours Emergency:
Dial 911