The City of Martinsville provides this Internet site as a public service to city residents, businesses and visitors. The city staff makes every effort to ensure accuracy and timeliness of all content, and the city public information office and management information services frequently work to upgrade, update and redesign pages.

Every effort is made to ensure that the information provided on this and subsequent pages is timely and correct; however, users should keep in mind that this information is provided only as a public convenience. However, information contained herein is subject to change on a daily basis and some material may become out of date. The city does not guarantee the veracity of information gathered from this website or its links.

Users should use their best judgment in using material provided by this site, and realize that this site does not constitute statement by any official source. By using this site, you agree to hold harmless the City of Martinsville, its officers and agents, for losses resulting from use of material provided on this site. Thus, the use of the information is strictly voluntary and at the user's sole risk.

Contacts are provided for verification of information through specific city departments. This site is for informational purposes only, and should not be used or construed as providing legal advice or legally binding information.

 


The Commonwealth of Virginia

Internet users are afforded certain rights by statute of the Commonwealth of Virginia and of the United States of America. All information provided and collected through this site is used in accordance with those laws.

The city may be required by law to release certain information about you under certain circumstances. The city follows the provisions of the Virginia Public Records Act (Virginia Code 2.1-380.B) and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act. Martinsville will comply with such laws and court orders that govern the release of information gathered through this site.

The City of Martinsville takes all precautions to guard against unauthorized alterations to its Internet presence. Martinsville does not allow the unauthorized changing or duplication of information on this site. Any person or organization which tampers with information on, or who acts to change the content of, this site will be subject to prosecution under state and federal ordinances.

Contact
The Public Information Officer currently acts as webmaster, and is available via e-mail or by phone at 276-403-5386. To report out-of-date content or to request updates, contact the webmaster.

If you feel that this site is not following its stated information policy, you may contact us at the above address or phone number.

Cookies & Security

The city does not collect information about website users, and does not direct security certificates or unique identifiers (cookies) to users' computers. However, the city reserves its right to begin using cookies to collect information about interest in order to build better content. If at any time the webmaster implements the use of cookies to track site usage, that policy change will be posted here.

Copyright

All contents are copyrighted materials, © 1999-2007 by the City of Martinsville. Use of materials herein for profit is strictly prohibited. Any use of materials from this site for commercial use is allowable only with written permission from the webmaster. In no way may information be used to misrepresent the city or its services, and the city shall not be responsible or liable for any such misrepresentation.

Third Party Links

In order to provide a wider range of information about Martinsville and its surrounding areas, this site provides a variety of links to third party sources. The city does not operate those sites, and neither approves or disapproves of the contents of those sites. The links are provided solely for informational purposes. Links are made at the discretion of the webmaster, and may be added or deleted at any time without notice. To request a link to a site, e-mail the webmaster.

Unsolicited information

Occasionally, the city may want to use comments, suggestions or compliments from our users to market or advertise services, here and in other media. Contact information about originators will not be distributed in any way, other than to identify the user. The city reserves the right to use those without compensating the originator of the material.

POLICY IMPLEMENTED 2002