Welcome to http://www.visitaikensc.com, a source provided by the City of Aiken Parks, Recreation & Tourism (PRT) Department. This site is not affiliated with the City of Aiken's government site and services. This site is provided to enhance the visitor's experience by informing of opportunities available in the area. We do attempt to keep information as accurate as possible, however, do to changes not in our control, there may be times when the information is not up-to-date and individuals should check with the referenced business(es) to ensure accuracy.
The City of Aiken PRT DOES NOT collect personal information automatically from anyone visiting http://www.visitaikensc.com. The user may provide personal information as a result of interacting with forms, applications, emails, or to complete an online transaction. The information offered voluntarily by the user will be protected against unauthorized use by anyone using the City's existing network security technology.
The City of Aiken PRT DOES collect general Internet based information for statistical purposes. The user's browser type, Internet domain (http://www.yourcompany.com), time and date of visit, pages viewed and IP address (unique computer identifier) are examples of the type of statistical information collected. This information is collected automatically without user interaction. The data collected is used to better serve the users of http://www.visitaikensc.com. The City of Aiken PRT reserves the right to forward user information to department(s) that can best serve the user and address their request.
The City of Aiken PRT DOES NOT share information provided by the user with third party organizations. It does however reserve the right to share information with organizations under contract to act on the City's behalf. Any information forwarded to the City from contractual third parties will be held in the strictest confidence and used only for the purposes identified in the capturing transaction. The relevant information maybe shared with other government related agencies as outline by the various federal, state and local government information laws, such as, the Freedom of Information Act.
Cookies are small data files that are transferred by a web application to the user's hard drive. These files are used to store information related to the user, such as, ID, passwords etcetera. This information is provided by the user via interaction with a web application or site. Cookies DO NOT access information on the user's computer. Their primary purpose is to make the users experience more enjoyable on there next visit to the site. Cookie management is controlled at the browser level. The user can turn off cookie transfer via the configuration option of their browser. The applications on http://www.visitaikensc.com may at times transfer cookies to the user's hard drive. The City of Aiken PRT is committed to using cookie technology responsibly and will make every effort to protect the user's computer environment from highly unlikely cookie related damage.