PRIVACY POLICY

Rockhillusa.com provides information on economic development in Rock Hill, SC. Rockhillusa.com may be referred to throughout this Privacy Policy as rockhillusa.com, rockhillusa and the website. It is a creation and service of Rock Hill Economic Development Corporation ("RHEDC"). Use this website to discover development opportunities in Rock Hill, SC. Rockhillusa.com has a firm commitment to privacy. We take your privacy concerns seriously and want to make reasonable efforts to address them as we strive to offer our site visitors a high quality, interactive and personalized experience. This Privacy Policy explains our position on information gathering and how we intend to use and share any information we collect. This Privacy Policy applies only to information collected by rockhillusa.com.

You understand and agree that, by visiting rockhillusa.com, you are accepting, without modification, this Privacy Policy. If you disagree with any portion of this Privacy Policy, then your only option is to not use rockhillusa.com.

Passive data collection and use

Rockhillusa.com collects and stores personally identifiable information such as your name and e-mail address. In addition, rockhillusa.com also collects and logs information automatically through the use of electronic tools that may be transparent to you, such as your IP address, the name and location of your internet service provider, the type and version of your browser, the length of time that you stay on rockhillusa.com, search queries, your click-stream data, the location that referred you to rockhillusa.com and the average number of pages viewed. Rockhillusa.com uses this information to operate our services, improve the quality of our services, and offer you opportunities we think will interest you. This information may be shared with those who market the rockhillusa identity and rockhillusa.com. Except as otherwise provided for in this Privacy Policy or as explained at the time the information is collected, rockhillusa.com will not disclose personal information collected from users to private third parties unless the law requires such disclosure. In the event there is a conflict between this Privacy Policy and a State or Federal law governing the disclosure of public records, the applicable law shall control.

Use of cookies

Most standard Web browsers contain a feature called "cookies," which allows a website to place information about a user's visit to that website in a small data text file that is stored on the user's computer. Cookies enable us to track user trends, preferences and patterns to better understand our user base and to improve the quality of our service. Most browsers permit users to refuse cookies or to be notified before a cookie is accepted.

Rockhillusa and some of rockhillusa.com's third-party content providers may place a cookie on your computer. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site. If you choose to monitor or restrict cookies that are placed on your computer, you can determine the website that is attempting to place a cookie. Those cookies are controlled by the content provider, and you should refer to that provider's privacy policy for further information regarding its use of cookies and about your options not to accept them.

Subscriber mail and e-mail offers; Email Correspondence

Rockhillusa.com does not rent, sell, barter or give away its users' names or e-mail addresses for use by advertisers and other third parties for the purpose of solicitations. When a user specifically authorizes e-mail solicitations we make available the user names and e-mail addresses in accordance with the applicable license. If a user granted permission to receive solicitations and has since decided to discontinue enrollment, options for opting-out will be made available.

Our HTML-encoded e-mail messages may include graphic files, which we use to gather information about e-mails sent to the enrolled users. When such a message is opened in an HTML-capable e-mail program, the recipient's computer accesses our server to retrieve the graphic file, and allows us to record and store the date and time, the recipient's e-mail address, and other standard logging information. These HTML-encoded e-mail messages may also read cookies.

Please do not put confidential and personal information such as social security number, date of birth, bank account and credit card information, mother's maiden name or medical information in your e-mail communications to rockhillusa.com. Your privacy cannot be protected or insured by rockhillusa.com during email or unsecured web form transmission.

Affiliated sites, linked sites and advertisements

Rockhillusa.com expects its partners, providers of content and services and advertisers to respect the privacy of its users. Be aware, however, that third parties, including our partners, providers of content and services, advertisers and others accessible through our site may have their own privacy and data collection policies and practices. Rockhillusa.com is not responsible for the actions or policies of third parties. You should use common sense when you navigate the Web and be aware when you travel outside of rockhillusa.com. In addition, you should carefully review the applicable privacy policies of each website you visit and each web service you use.

Consent and Changes to this Privacy Statement

By using our site or services, you consent to the collection and use of your information as rockhillusa has outlined in this Privacy Policy and the Terms of Use. This Privacy Policy and the Terms of Use Policy are subject to change from time to time by rockhillusa.com and your continued use of rockhillusa.com means you agree to, without modification, any revisions to the Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. It is your responsibility to check back and review this page regularly to ensure you are familiar with the most current terms. Should you object to any such modifications to this Privacy Policy or Terms of Use or become dissatisfied with rockhillusa.com in any way, your only option is to immediately discontinue use of rockhillusa.com.

Contact for questions

If you have any questions or comments regarding our privacy statement, feel free to contact us at rockhillusa.com, PO Box 11706 Rock Hill, SC 29731, at 803-329-7090 or at rnorwood@cityofrockhill.com.

Business Address

Rock Hill Economic Development Corporation

155 Johnston St.
City Hall, Room 220
Rock Hill, SC 29731

Phone: 803-326-7090
Fax: 803-329-7007