Privacy Policy

Protecting your private information is our priority. This privacy policy applies to PeopleMakingPlaces.org and governs the collection and usage of your data. This website is a publication managed by the Center for Planning Excellence (CPEX). By using this website, you consent to the data collection and usage practices described in this privacy policy.

Collection of Your Personal Information

We may collect personal information such as your name and email address. We may gather additional personal or nonpersonal information in the future.

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by this website. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times, and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the site, to maintain the quality of the site and to provide general statistics regarding use of the site.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through this site’s public comment features, this information may be collected and used by others.

Use of Your Personal Information

People Making Places collects and uses your personal information to operate its site and deliver its content.

We may also use your personal information to inform you of products or services available from CPEX and its affiliates. We may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered by its affiliates.

We do not sell, rent or lease our customer lists to third parties.

We may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to CPEX, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

We may keep track of the pages our users visit within this website to determine what content is the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within this website to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

We will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:

  • Conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on us.

  • Protect and defend our rights or property.

  • Act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of our users or the public.

Use of Cookies

The People Making Places website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser settings to decline cookies if you prefer. 

Security of Your Personal Information

People Making Places secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure.

Children Under 13

People Making Places does not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13. If you are under the age of 13, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

Opt-Out & Unsubscribe

We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt out of receiving any or all communications from People Making Places by contacting us here: jkemp@cpex.org.

Changes to This Statement

People Making Places will occasionally update this privacy policy to reflect company and customer feedback. We encourage you to periodically review this privacy policy to be informed of how we are protecting your information.

Contact Information

We welcome your questions or comments regarding this privacy policy. If you believe that we have not adhered to this privacy policy, please contact us at: jkemp@cpex.org.