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By accessing and using this website you are agreeing to be bound by this disclaimer in full, all applicable laws and regulations laws of the province of Ontario and Canada. If you do not agree with any of these terms, click “NO” below and do not use this site. Any claim relating to the Corporation of the City of North Bay’s (“City”) website shall be governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario and the applicable federal laws of Canada. All material contained in the City’s website is protected by applicable copyright and trademark law.

The information on this website has been provided as a public service. Although every attempt has been made to ensure its accuracy, the City makes no warranties or representations, express or implied, concerning the accuracy, reliability or completeness of the information contained on this website. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, City disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. The City does not warrant that the functions contained in the materials will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects, if any, will be corrected, or that City’s websites or the server that makes them available are free of viruses or other harmful components. You acknowledge that is it your responsibility to implement sufficient procedures and virus checks (including anti-virus and other security checks) to satisfy your particular requirements for accuracy of data input and output. The City does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of the materials in the City’s websites in terms of their correctness, accuracy, reliability or otherwise. You (and not the City) assume the entire cost of all necessary servicing, repair or correction. Neither the City nor its affiliated or related entities or its content providers are responsible or liable to any person or entity whatsoever (including, without limitation, persons who may use or rely on such data/materials or to whom such data/materials may be furnished) or any loss, damage (whether actual, consequential, punitive or otherwise), injury, claim or other cause of any kind or character whatsoever based on or resulting from any information or opinions provided in the City’s websites. The information on this website is provided on an "as is", "as available" and "with all faults" basis without warranty or condition. Visitors use this website and rely on it for any information at their own risk.

This site is operated by the City from its offices within the Province of Ontario. The laws of the Province of Ontario and the applicable federal laws of Canada shall govern your use of the site and you hereby agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Province of Ontario. The City makes no representation that materials in the City’s websites are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who choose to access this site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.

The City disclaims all responsibility for and does not warrant the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the geospatial information presented throughout this site, including but not limited to maps, graphics, applications and technology; or the fitness of said information for a particular purpose.

Information on this site is not intended to constitute advice nor is it to be used as a substitute for specific advice from a licensed professional.

In the event of a discrepancy between the information contained on this website and the information contained in the records of the City, the information contained in the records of the City shall be deemed accurate.

This website is being provided for your personal non-commercial use. Any information, software or products contained on this website may be used, downloaded and printed for non-commercial purposes provided the content of the website is not modified, in whole or in part and that every copy of the downloaded or printed information is accompanied by this disclaimer notice and copyrights. By using this website you agree not to use the data obtained from the website for solicitations, commercial or otherwise; use any data obtained from the website as part of a commercial product, service or content offering; sell or otherwise distribute any data obtained from the website; incorporate any data from the website into any email or competing products; or use the data in a manner which could be reasonably expected to offend a person for whom the data is relevant. The information, software and products contained on this website shall not be modified, copied, distributed, reproduced, published, licensed, transferred or sold for a commercial purpose, in whole or in part, without the written consent of the City.

Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, the geospatial content, products, information and technology presented in this site may not: be put to commercial use, be included in or with any product that is created or distributed for a commercial use, or be copied onto any other website without the written agreement of or licence by the City.

You must not use the City’s website in any way which is unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful, or in conjunction with any unlawful, illegal, fraudulent or harmful purpose or activity. The City accepts no responsibility for any loss or damages or harm incurred arising from or otherwise in connection with your use of the City’s website or any information, services or content on this site.

This website contains links to other websites that are created and operated by independent bodies and are therefore not under the control of the City. Such external Internet addresses contain information created, published, maintained or otherwise posted by individuals, institutions, or organizations independent of the City. The City does not endorse, certify or control these external Internet addresses and does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, efficiency, timeliness or correct sequencing of information located at such addresses. Use of information obtained from such addresses is voluntary and reliance on it should only be undertaken after an independent review of its accuracy, completeness, efficiency and timeliness. These website links are provided as a public service and do not imply the investigation or verification of the linked websites by the City. The City is not responsible and makes no express or implied representations or warranties concerning the products, services or information found on the linked websites.

Privacy Policy:

The Corporation of the City of North Bay is committed to respecting the privacy of its web visitors. Any personally identifiable information received is kept confidential--as it would be through a visit in person to City Hall, through mail correspondence, or over the telephone. This includes names, addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses.

Web visitors do not have to provide any information to freely browse Corporation of the City of North Bay web sites or to download information. Personal information gathered through e-mails and/or form submissions will only be accessed by those employees within City departments responsible for directly responding to your question or comment.

The City web server does not collect or retain your e-mail address in a database format. We do not sell, reuse, or loan personal information gathered to any outside company or organization.

The Corporation of the City of North Bay's web sites have many links to other web sites which are not controlled by us. Visitors to those sites are advised to check the privacy statements of these individual sites and always remain cautious about providing personal information.

"Cookie" technology is used by the City's web server only for statistical data purposes. Personal information is not gathered through this system--it is used primarily to keep track of trends, measure internal/service performance, and ensure that information is being dispensed effectively over our web site.

Disclaimer:

Although the of City North Bay makes every effort to ensure that material/information provided are current and accurate, the City of North Bay cannot accept any responsibility for the accuracy of this information, nor is it responsible for any expenses or damages incurred directly or indirectly resulting from the use of this information. Please check with City staff for the most up-to-date information. (Call 705-474-0400.)

The City of North Bay reserves the right to change notices, descriptions, and hyperlinks without advanced warning. In the case that information available at City Hall and that of one of the City of North Bay's web sites are in discrepancy it shall be deemed that the material located at City Hall to be current and correct overriding the material contained within the web site. When in doubt as to accuracy, it is always in the best interest of the web site visitor to contact the City of North Bay to ensure timely and accurate information.

The City of North Bay reserves the right to decide what web sites it will hyperlink to. We cannot guarantee a link with any site will be established, nor can we guarantee a link will be kept indefinitely, or that it will be updated promptly. These hyperlinks are provided solely as an information service for City of North Bay web site visitors and are not a reflection of a site's integrity, quality, or suitability. A hyperlink from the City's site may be established or dropped at any time.

Copyright Information:

This Web site and the materials and images appearing within it are protected by Canadian copyright law. Except as otherwise provided for under Canadian copyright law, such Web site, materials and images may not be copied, published, distributed, downloaded or otherwise stored in a retrieval system, transmitted or converted, in any form or by any means, electronic or otherwise, without the prior written permission of the copyright owner unless stated otherwise on specific pages within the site.