Privacy PolicyPrivacy Policy

Protection of individual privacy is a primary concern. We do not engage in data collection that compromises the privacy of our site visitors.

For site management functions, information is collected for analysis and statistical purposes. This information is not reported or used in any manner that would reveal personally identifiable information, and will not be released to any outside parties unless legally required to do so in connection with law enforcement investigations or other legal proceedings.

The Bike Walk Twin Cities initiative and Transit for Livable Communities do not routinely collect or keep personal information about your visit to www.bikewalktwincities.org sites. Like most Internet sites, our web site reads some information from your computer that helps us analyze traffic patterns, perform routine maintenance and to help you navigate through our site. Generally the information we collect is temporary and when you leave the site this information is deleted from our system.

The information Bike Walk Twin Cities automatically collects and stores for these purposes includes:

  • total number of visits to our site
  • number of unique visits to our site
  • types of computer systems used to access our site
  • web browser type and version
  • date and time of access
  • the web site that may have referred you (linked you) to this web site
  • the first and last page you visited in our site

None of the information described above contains personal (identifying) information. For security purposes, and to maintain service for all users, Bike Walk Twin Cities’ network system may use software programs to identify attempts to gain unauthorized access or to damage or misuse the systems or Bike Walk Twin Cities’ web site. In the event that a potential security threat is recognized, identifying information about the user and the questionable computer activity may be retained and reviewed for security and other law-enforcement-related purposes. If you have questions about the information captured about your visit, you may want to contact Transit for Livable Communities at 651-767-0298

Surveys and Webforms

If you participate in a survey, fill out a web form, or send an email through the Bike Walk Twin Cities website, the following information will be collected:

  1. The email address and contents of the email;
  2. Information volunteered to complete a Web form or in response to a survey.

The information collected is not limited to text characters and may include audio, video, and graphic information formats you send us. If you send us an email with a question or comment that contains personally identifiable information, or fill out a form that emails us this information, we will only use the personally identifiable information to respond to your request and analyze trends. This may be to respond to you, to address issues you identify, or to further improve our Web site. We may redirect your message to another group or individual that is in a better position to answer your question. Survey information is used for the purpose designated.

Maps and Related Data

Transit for Livable Communities and Bike Walk Twin Cities make no representations or warranties expressed or implied, with respect to the reuse of the data provided herewith regardless of its format or the means of its transmission. There is no guarantee or representation to the user as to the accuracy, currency, suitability, or reliability of this data for any purpose. The user accepts the data “as is." Transit for Livable Communities and Bike Walk Twin Cities assume no responsibility for loss or damage incurred as a result of any user’s reliance on this data. All maps and other material provided herein are protected by copyright. Permission is granted to copy and use the materials herein.

Disclaimer of Endorsement

Transit for Livable Communities and Bike Walk Twin Cities is a distributor of content sometimes supplied by third parties and users. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information or content expressed or made available by third parties, including information providers, users, or others, are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s) and do not necessarily state or reflect those of Transit for Livable Communities or Bike Walk Twin Cities and shall not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes. Reference herein to any specific commercial products, process, or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the Transit for Livable Communities or Bike Walk Twin Cities Linking policy Any Web site can link to the Bike Walk Twin Cities website. If you link to this site, you may not portray any person or subject in a false or misleading light. You must also refrain from creating frames, or using other visual altering tools, around the Bike Walk Twin Cities identity. Lastly, you may not imply that Transit for Livable Communities or Bike Walk Twin Cities is endorsing your product or services. Disclaimer for External Links Transit for Livable Communities and Bike Walk Twin Cities is not responsible for the contents of any off-site pages referenced. Transit for Livable Communities and Bike Walk Twin Cities cannot control and is not liable for the defamatory, offensive, or illegal conduct of other users, links, or third parties. The risk of injury from the foregoing rests entirely with you, the user. Links from Transit for Livable Communities and Bike Walk Twin Cities pages on the World Wide Web to other sites do not constitute an endorsement from the these entities. These links are provided as an information service only. It is the responsibility of the Web surfer to evaluate the content and usefulness of information obtained from other sites. The Bike Walk Twin Cities Internet site contains links to other related World Wide Web Internet sites and resources. Since Bike Walk Twin Cities’ Internet site is not responsible for the availability of these outside resources or their contents, you should direct any concerns regarding any external link to its site administrator or Webmaster.