Warren County Privacy & Linking Policy


Website Privacy
Warren County Privacy Statement

Warren County is dedicated to the online safety and privacy of our visitors.

Warren County asks its Parents to aid or assist children in accessing Warren County online services. Private and confidential information may be shared to request certain services. Children should have parental permission and visitors should be aware that any information collected may be confidential and will be subject to the same treatment in the same manner as if a parent or other adult had provided.

Iowa Open Records Statute

Chapter 22 of the Iowa Code establishes policies for access to government records in Iowa, including, but not limited to the information contained in public records of state and local governments. Other sections of the Iowa Code, as well as certain federal statutes, also deal with confidentiality.

Iowa Fair Information Practices Act

Iowa Code Sec. 22.11 recognizes concerns online visitors may have about public records that include information about them, including the right to correct inaccurate information. Any visitor concerned with the accuracy of information about them should contact:
Warren County Board of Supervisors
301 N Buxton, Suite 202
Indianola, IA 50125

How will we use the information you provide?

Information voluntarily shared will be used for governmental purposes only. These may include, without limitation, assisting in the response to requests for information, assisting with a reported issue or problem, or aid in the acquisition of individuals for employment or materials for proposals.

Cookies and Other Collected Information

Warren County does not by creation does not rely or intend on the use of cookies. Cookies are bits of data (or entries in a computer file) that can aid in tracking information during multiple visits to a given website. While some components of our site may utilize cookies, these cookies are intended to expire at the end of your browsing session. You may set your browser to reject cookies; However, rejecting cookies may cause some loss in functionality on those pages requiring them.

The information in this statement and the policies described here may change at any time, without prior notice to any visitor.

Website Linking Policy
Criteria for Linking From Warren County's Website

Warren County, IA has adopted a policy on links from the county's website. Warren County limits links to those sites that promote the economic welfare, tourism, and industry of the county, as well as links to government and educational institutions.

Warren County will not permit any link from its website except upon the following conditions, and only after written application to the County is approved by the Board of Supervisor's Office. Based upon information in the application showing that the applicant meets at least one of the following criteria:
- The State of Iowa or the federal government or an agency thereof
- A publicly funded educational institution in the State of Iowa
- A non-profit (501C3) corporation organized under the laws of the State of Iowa which promotes the economic welfare, tourism and industry within Warren County
- A commission or agency funded in whole or in part by Warren County - A party that has an established partnership with Warren County and which promotes the economic welfare, tourism and industry within Warren County
Placement of the link is at the sole discretion of Warren County Board of Supervisors.

Liability and Endorsement

Links to many websites are not controlled, maintained, or regulated by Warren County or any organization affiliated with the County, and Warren County is not responsible for the content of those sites. Use of information obtained from those websites is voluntary, and reliance on that information should only be undertaken after an independent review of its accuracy. Reference at those websites to any specific commercial product, process, or service by trade name, trademark, or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement or recommendation by Warren County.
Links to websites may be terminated if Warren County determines in its sole discretion that the linking party ceases to meet the criteria as outlined in this policy. Failure to comply may result in contact by legal representation.

Additional Information

For additional information, contact the:
Warren County Board of Supervisors
301 N Buxton, Suite 202
Indianola, IA 50125
Phone: 515-961-1001

The information in this statement and the policies described here may change at any time, without prior notice to any visitor.