THE FOLLOWING TERMS GOVERN THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE:
As authorized by Florida Statutes, the City of Treasure Island provides access to public records and information by remote electronic means as an additional way of viewing, inspecting or copying public records. While every effort is made to produce the most accurate information possible, the City of Treasure Island makes no representations or warranties, express or implied, as to the accuracy, completeness, suitability, or timeliness of the information contained on this Website. There may be situations, such as a work in progress, when the information may change, and users should refer to the official version of all documents on which the user intends to rely.
Because access to this information is provided by the City of Treasure Island for the convenience of all users, any use or access by a user which adversely impacts the performance of the system, or the ability of other users to access information, such as, but not limited to, electronic data harvesting, may result in the termination of that user’s access to the information over the internet.
The City of Treasure Island web site is offered to you, the user ("User"), conditioned on acceptance of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein, without modification. User access and use of this site constitutes acceptance of these terms and conditions.
The website is a City of Treasure Island system, provided as a public service. The City of Treasure Island reserves the right to offer this website directly to you or through its authorized agents and contractors . Government personnel and the general public may use this system to review and retrieve publicly available government information. User agrees to use this web site as permitted by applicable local, state, and federal laws. User agrees, therefore, not to: 1) knowingly and without authorization, alter, damage, or destroy the City of Treasure Island's, its contractors’ or another user's computer system, network, software, program, documentation or data contained therein; 2) use this service to conduct or attempt to conduct any business or activity, or solicit the performance of any activity that is prohibited by law. In addition, taking action which results in blocking access to this website by other users will be deemed an unauthorized use.
Anyone using this system expressly consents to administrative monitoring at all times by the City of Treasure Island and its authorized agents and contractors. You (User) are further advised that system administrators may provide evidence of possible criminal activity identified during such monitoring to appropriate law enforcement officials. If you (User) do not wish to consent to monitoring, exit this system now.
The City of Treasure Island, Florida may have a copyright on all graphics, logos, artwork, layout and text contained on this site. Materials may be used with attribution with the exception of City logos, seals and emblems. Permission to use these materials may be granted by request to the City Manager.
Disclaimer of Liability and Reliability:
In preparation of these pages, every effort has been made to offer the most current, correct, and clearly expressed information possible. Nevertheless, inadvertent errors in information may occur. In particular but without limiting anything here, the City of Treasure Island and its authorized agents and contractors disclaim any responsibility for typographical errors and accuracy of the information that may be contained on the City of Treasure Island web pages. The information and data included in this website have been compiled by the City of Treasure Island staff from a variety of sources, and are subject to change without notice to the User. The City of Treasure Island and its authorized agents and contractors make no warranties or representations whatsoever regarding the quality, content, completeness, suitability, adequacy, sequence, accuracy, or timeliness of such information and data.
In any situation where the official printed publications of the City of Treasure Island differ from the text contained in this system, the official printed documents take precedence. THE SERVICES, INFORMATION, AND DATA MADE AVAILABLE AT THIS WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. THE CITY OF TREASURE ISLAND AND ITS AUTHORIZED AGENTS AND CONTRACTORS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES REGARDING THE CONDITION OR FUNCTIONALITY OF THIS WEB SITE, ITS SUITABILITY FOR USE, OR THAT THIS WEB SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE.
Public Records and Email
Under Florida law (Florida Senate Bill SB80- effective July 1, 2006) e-mail addresses are public records. If you do not want your e-mail address released in response to a public-records request, do not send electronic mail to the City of Treasure Island. Instead contact the City of Treasure Island by calling 727-547-4575 or writing to 120 108th Avenue, Treasure Island, FL 33706.
Links to Third Parties' Web Sites
There are links and pointers to third party Internet websites contained in the City of Treasure Island website. These sites linked from the City of Treasure Island website are not under the City's control. The City of Treasure Island and its authorized agents and contractors do not assume any responsibility or liability for any information, communications or materials available at such linked sites, or at any link contained in a linked site. The City of Treasure Island and its authorized agents and contractors do not intend these third party links to be referrals or endorsements of the linked entities by the City, and are provided for convenience only. Each individual site has its own set of policies about what information is appropriate for public access. User assumes sole responsibility for use of third party links and pointers.
Disclaimer of Damages:
By using the City of Treasure Island web pages, the User assumes all risks associated with the use of this site, including any risk to User's computer, software or data being damaged by any virus, software, or any other file which might be transmitted or activated via a City of Treasure Island web page, this site or User's access to it. THE CITY OF TREASURE ISLAND AND ITS AUTHORIZED AGENTS AND CONTRACTORS SHALL NOT IN ANY EVENT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST REVENUES, OR LOST PROFITS, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OR MISUSE OF THE INFORMATION OR LACK OF INFORMATION ON THE CITY OF TREASURE ISLAND WEB SITE OR WITH THE DELAY OR INABILITY TO USE THIS WEB SITE, OR FROM ANY INFORMATION, DOCUMENTS, SERVICES, SOFTWARE, OR OTHER MATERIAL OBTAINED THROUGH THIS WEB SITE, OR OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF THIS WEB SITE, WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF THE CITY OF BELLEAIR BEACH AND/OR ANY OF ITS AUTHORIZED AGENTS, CONTRACTORS, EMPLOYEES OR AFFILIATES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF DAMAGES. The City of Treasure Island and its authorized agents and contractors shall not be liable for any loss or injury caused in whole, or in part, by their actions, omissions, or contingencies beyond their control, including in procuring, compiling, or delivering the information, or arising out of any errors, omissions, or inaccuracies in the information regardless of how caused, or arising out of any user's decision, or action taken or not taken in reliance upon information furnished.
Disclaimer of Association With User
User acknowledges that no joint venture, partnership, employment or agency relationship exists between the User and the City of Treasure Island or its authorized agents or contractors as a result of this Agreement or use of this web site. User agrees not to hold himself or herself out as a representative, agent, or employee of City of Treasure Island and Treasure Island and its authorized agents and contractors shall not be liable for any representation, act or omission of the User.
Use of Bulletin Board, or any Other Communication or Interactive Forums
To the extent that this web site contains or may in the future contain bulletin boards, discussion webs, chat rooms, or other message, interactive or communication facilities involving the City of Treasure Island and other users ("Forums"), the User agrees to use such forums only to send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular forum. By way of example, and not as a limitation, the User agrees that when using a Forum, the User shall not violate the law by:
User agrees to (as available) send and receive electronic mail, engage in conferences and chats, download and upload files, and otherwise use this web site only as permitted by these terms and conditions, any additional policies or procedures published in this web site from time to time by the City of Treasure Island, and applicable law.
The City of Treasure Island and its authorized agents and contractors reserve the right to remove any contents of this website received from users for violations of City of Treasure Island forum use policies and other applicable regulations and law, including violations of others' constitutional rights. The City of Treasure Island reserves the right to edit any notices or postings for length if and when such length interferes with other users' access to and use of this forum.
The User acknowledges that chats, conferences, bulletin boards, discussion webs and any other such interactive or communications' forums hosted by this web site are public and not private communications. Further, the User acknowledges that chats, posting conferences, discussion webs and other communications by other Users are not endorsed by the City of Treasure Island or its agents or contractors.
Protection of Minors
The City of Treasure Island is concerned about protecting children's privacy. In accordance with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, children under the age of 13 should obtain their parents' permission before providing any information through this site. Most importantly, when children do provide information through the City's Web site, it is only used to enable us to respond to the writer, and not to create profiles of children.
As a condition of use of the City of Treasure Island web site, the User agrees to indemnify the City of Treasure Island, its Commission Members, officers, employees and agents and contractors against any and all liability, expenses (including attorney's fees) and damages arising out of claims resulting from User's use of this web site, including without limitation any claims alleging facts that if true would constitute a breach by User of these terms and conditions.
This Agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Florida, USA. User consents to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in Pinellas County, Florida, USA in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of this web site. Use of this web site is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these terms and conditions, including without limitation this paragraph.
The City of Treasure Island performance of this Agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process and nothing contained in this Agreement is in derogation of the City of Treasure Island right to comply with law enforcement requests or requirements relating to the User's use of this web site or information provided to or gathered by the City of Treasure Island with respect to such use.
If any part of this Agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitation set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the Agreement shall continue in effect.
Closing of Agreement
This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the User and the City of Treasure Island (and its contractors and agents) with respect to this web site and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the User and the City of Treasure Island with respect to this web site. This Agreement shall be deemed to include all other notices, policies, disclaimers and other terms contained in this web site; provided, however, that in the event of a conflict between such other terms and the terms of this Agreement, the terms of this Agreement shall control. A printed version of this Agreement and of any notice given in electronic form will be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this Agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form.
Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.