We do not collect personal information when you visit our website unless you choose to provide that information to us. Every time you visit a Lone Star Rail District site and view pages, we collect the following usage information:
- the Internet domain and the IP address from which you access our website
- the type of browser and operating system used to access our site
- the date and time of your visit
- the pages you visit
- the address of the page from which you came, if you linked to our site through another web site
The information collected allows us to see trends in usage: the most commonly viewed pages, what sites link to the Lone Star Rail District site, and information on the browsers used to view the site.
Cookies are small files that can be placed on your computer by Web servers when you visit a site. These files may contain information such as ID’s and passwords, personal information or preferences. During your visit, the server can access these files to help personalize pages.
The Lone Star Rail District does not set cookies from any page in the lonestarrail.com domain that store personally identifiable information. If you are concerned about privacy, you may set up your browser not to accept cookies or you can delete them from your hard drive once you leave the section.
personal information collected
“Personal information” is defined as information that can identify an individual, such as:
- a first and last name
- an address, such as work or home, including city and state
- a telephone number
- a Social Security number
- a credit card number
- an email address
There are places on the website where we ask you to provide us with personal information. We collect this information in order to provide you with the specified goods or services you requested. The information collected is owned by Lone Star Rail District and will not be sold or given to any entity outside of The Lone Star Rail District except contractors hired by The Lone Star Rail District to provide Lone Star Rail District-approved services. These contractors are bound by this policy and are prohibited from using the information except to fulfill the services for which The Lone Star Rail District has contracted.
The Lone Star Rail District may use the personal information to provide you with Lone Star Rail District-related information, for example, email about upcoming events and promotions. You have the right to opt out of any service or information you receive via a single Web or email command.
We may also provide statistics based on the information automatically collected from your visit to federal, state, and city officials.
links to other sites
We provide links to other web sites. If you follow these links, you are leaving the Lone Star Rail District site and are subject to the privacy policies of those sites. Note that the links we provide to outside sites are offered for your convenience. The Lone Star Rail District takes no responsibility for outside sites’ content or policies.