Privacy Policy

This privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”) applies to information collected on the Chicago Parking Meters, LLC website located at http://chicagometers.com (this “website”). This Privacy Policy is designed to inform you about the information collected on this website, why such information is collected and how such information may be used. This Privacy Policy applies only to information collected on this website; it does not apply to information that we may collect in other media, including by email, telephone, or otherwise, or to information we may collect at other websites we may operate or control. As used herein, the terms “you”, “your”, and “yours” refer to the user using this website. The terms “we”, “us”, and “our” refer to Chicago Parking Meters, LLC and its related companies or affiliates.

The Information We Collect and How it is Used

On this site you may be able to provide personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”), which may include your first and last name, email address, street address, city, state, zip code, fax or telephone number, or other personal information or contact information. We may also ask for your comments, suggestions, or other information relating to our website, our services, or us. Like many websites, this website may use passive tracking mechanisms, including cookies, web beacons or clear GIFs, to track certain information while you are on this website.

We use the information you submit to respond to your direct requests or inquiries, or to otherwise help us in processing your request. Passive tracking mechanisms are not used to obtain your name or any other personal information, and the information that is tracked is used only for internal purposes, such as to improve website navigation, or to anonymously aggregate what pages on this website you visit or access.

Sharing Information

While we are not in the business of selling, trading or renting Personal Information to unaffiliated third parties, from time to time we may share information you provide with our affiliates. We will also share information, (i) if we believe in good faith that we are required to do so to comply with any law, regulation, court order, or legal or government request, (ii) with certain vendors that provide services on our behalf, or (iii) in connection with a sale of our business or company. Without assuming any obligation to do so, we also reserve the right to collect and share any information we deem necessary to investigate or take action in connection with suspected fraud, illegal activities, possible harm to persons or property, to protect ourselves against liability or otherwise, to protect one or more of our users or their heirs, or as otherwise required or permitted by law.

Third Party Websites

While this website may occasionally provide a hyperlink to a third party’s website, we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such websites. This Privacy Policy does not describe information collection practices of other companies or on other websites, including those linked to or from this website. We encourage you to read any third party website’s privacy policy carefully before providing personally identifiable information.

Your Choices

At any time you may request to review and/or correct your Personal Information that you provide to us at this website or request that we delete your Personal Information and no longer contact you by email, telephone, regular mail or any other means. To make any request described above, contact us through the “Contact Us” link at the homepage of this website. When contacting us, please be sure to provide us with your correct email address, name, address and/or telephone number(s) in order to be sure that we handle your request correctly.

If you are a resident of California and have an established business relationship with us, you have the right to request from us, once a year, information about third parties with whom we have shared information about you for the third parties’ marketing purposes during the previous calendar year, and a description of the categories of personal information shared. To make such a request, please contact us through the “Contact Us” link at the homepage of this website. Include in your request: (i) the phrase “California Privacy Request” in the subject line, (ii) your name, (iii) your address, and (iv) your email address. Please allow 30 days for a response.

Security

We use industry standard measures to protect information provided on this site. We cannot guarantee, however, that such standard measures will not prevent a third party from circumventing our security measures and unlawfully intercepting or accessing transmissions or private communications. As a result, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information transmitted to us and you transmit information to us at your own risk.

Changes

By using this website, you are agreeing to the terms set forth in this Privacy Policy. Chicago Parking Meters, LLC reserves the right, at its discretion, to change, modify, add or remove portions of this Privacy Policy at any time. If Chicago Parking Meters, LLC changes this Privacy Policy, it will post the updated version here. Please check this page periodically for changes. Your continued use of this website following the posting of changes to this policy will mean that you accept those changes. Such changes will not apply to you retroactively. In the event that any provision or portion of this Privacy policy shall be deemed to be unenforceable or invalid for any reason, in whole or in part, the remaining provisions of this Privacy Policy shall be unaffected thereby and shall remain in full force and effect.

Effective Date

This policy is effective as of February 3, 2010.