Privacy Policy

GEAUGA TRANSIT, as a government entity, conducts public business and its records related to the business of GEAUGA TRANSIT are generally available for public review. Nevertheless, GEAUGA TRANSIT is committed, to the extent allowable by law, to protect and secure your personal information contained in GEAUGA TRANSIT records. This privacy commitment must be balanced with the rights of public access under Ohio Public Records Act and any other applicable federal, state, and local statute or regulation.

Information Privacy

GEAUGA TRANSIT gathers personal information when it is relevant and necessary, fair and to the extent possible with the knowledge and consent of the individual, to accomplish GEAUGA TRANSIT business. We only obtain this information through legal means. When GEAUGA TRANSIT collects personal information from you, we:

  • Tell you why we are collecting this personal information.
  • Limit the amount of your personal information that we collect to that which is necessary for the stated purpose for which it was collected.
  • Take steps to use your personal information to the stated purpose for which it was collected.
  • Take steps to ensure that, at the time of collection, your personal information is accurate, complete and current.
  • Provide your personal information only to authorized GEAUGA TRANSIT employees and private contractors or public organizations on a need-to-know basis and as a result of a public disclosure request as required by the Public Records Act.
  • Do not sell or make your personal information available to others without your consent
    except when:
    • Legally required or permitted by law; or GEAUGA TRANSIT.
    • Needed to complete your transaction with GEAUGA TRANSIT.
  • Retain personal information only as long as necessary to conduct GEAUGA TRANSIT business in accordance with records retention schedules.
  • Dispose of personal information in a secure manner that prevents unauthorized disclosure.
  • Take organizational, technological, and physical measures to securely safeguard personal information.

GEAUGA TRANSIT may track information, such as user hits, visits and sessions; however this information cannot be linked to a specific person.  Cookies are another example of anonymous information that we may use. Cookies are small text files that are placed on a user’s computer by a Web server. We occasionally use cookies to tailor information to the needs of a user’s specific browser. Our Web server is not able to determine any data about you nor does it do anything with these cookies.  Providing personal information to us on our Web site is purely voluntary. This information is used to better serve you. Should you choose not to provide personal information to GEAUGA TRANSIT on a Web site, you may provide this information to us in another way, such as visiting our office during normal business hours or completing your business by mail or telephone.

Google Analytics – Privacy Policy

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.

In case IP-anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the whole IP address will be first transfered to a Google server in the USA and truncated there.

Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing them other services relating to website activity and internet usage.

The IP-address, that your Browser conveys within the scope of Google Analytics, will not be associated with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. You can also opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics with effect for the future by downloading and installing Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Addon for your current web browser:

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Effective Date

The effective date of these Terms is June 26, 2023.