Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy Notice

Nueces County CSCD maintains this website as a public service to provide available service ad information to our constituents. The purpose of this policy is to explain how Nueces County CSCD handles information collected form you during your visit to the County web site. It is important to keep in mind that Nueces County CSCD does not collect personally identifiable information (name, address, email address, social security number, or unique identifiers) on our website unless we specifically advise you that we are going to do.

Please Note: All information collected or maintain by Nueces County CSCD is subject to the Texas Public Information Act (Chapter 552, Texas Government Code).

How we handle the information we gather when you visit our website: We collect and store only the following information about you: The name of the domain from which you access the Internet (i.e.,; the date and time you access our site; the item you requested from the server; and the internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our site. if your browser accepts cookies we may use a cookie to determine if you are a repeat user or new visitor, or to understand how man different visitors come to our sites. When we examine this data, it is always presented in an aggregate form. Except as outline in the Security section at the bottom of this document, we do not track or look at individual’s usage behavior.

If you identify yourself by sending an E-mail:
When you send us personally identifying information, (e.g., in an electronic mail message containing a question or comment), or by filling out a form that emails us this information, Nueces County CSCD will use this information to respond to your request. We may also forward the information you submit (including your email address ) to other Government employees, who are better able to answer your questions.

We want to make it clear that we will not obtain personally identifying information about you when you visit our site, unless you choose to provide such information to us. Except for authorized law enforcement investigations, or as otherwise required by law, we do not share any information we receive with any outside parties.

  Link to other sites: The documents posted on this Website may contain hypertext links or pointers to information created and maintained by other public and private organizations. These links and pointers are provided for visitors convenience. Nueces County CSCD does not control or guarantee the accuracy, timeliness, or completeness of any linked information from non-Nueces County CSCD sites.

Cautionary Note: The Nueces County CSCD privacy policy only applies to this web site. When you follow a link to another site, even the sites of state agencies, local governments, and local Nueces County CSCD officials, this policy will not apply. You should check the privacy policy of each of these sites if you have concerns about how they handle personally identifiable information.

The inclusion of links or pointers to websites is not intended to assign importance to those sites or the information contained therein, nor is it intended to endorse or recommend any views expressed, or products or services offered on these sites.

Personalization: Some Nueces County CSCD sites allow you to personalize them, either by selection sets of content to place on a web page or by clicking on an icon indicating a desire for a certain kind of content.  In some case, you are asked to register in order to get personalize content. If you provide personally identifying information when registering for personalized content, that information is used to deliver the content to you. The information is not shared with third parties.

Security: For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, Nueces County CSCD web servers employ industry standards methods to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on Nueces County CSCD servers are strictly prohibited and may be punishable by law, including the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.

In the specific context of this security monitoring, there is no expectation of privacy. However, only in the case of actual law enforcement investigation, we will attempt to identify individual users of their usage habits.


Cookies and Nueces County CSCD

What is a Cookie? A cookie is a small piece of information that is sent to your browser – along with a Web page – when you access a Web site. There are two kinds of cookies. A session cookie is a line of text that is stored temporarily in your computers RAM. Because a session cookie is never written to a drive, it is destroyed as soon as you close your browser. A Persistent cookie is a more permanent line of text the gets save on your hard drive. Depending on your browser settings, you may receive notification that a given site is requesting cookie information, possibly with an expiration date. Persistent cookies have an expiration date in the future. Session cookies have no date associated with them.

Nueces County CSCD’s Use of Cookies: The site will create a session cookie whenever you access Nueces County CSCD. The session cookie is destroyed as soon as you close our browser. Nueces County CSCD does not create persistent cookies.

County Seal: It is a violation of the law to use the Nueces County CSCD Seal in an unauthorized manner. It is strictly prohibited for anyone to use the Nueces County CSCD Seal or any other official logo on the Nueces County CSCD website to imply and official endorsement, recommendation, partnership or other relationship with Nueces County CSCD without the express written consent of Nueces County CSCD.