Privacy Policy

This is the website of The City of Lynchburg, Virginia.

Our postal address is:

Communications and Public Engagement
900 Church Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504

We can be reached via email or by telephone at434-856-CITY.

The City of Lynchburg is committed to the principles of fair information practices and may collect and use data concerning those visiting our website only for statistical purposes and to improve the services available to visitors.

The City of Lynchburg may log each visit and record it in a log file. Information recorded in our logs can include:

  • The IP address or name of your internet provider
  • The name and version of your browser software
  • The address of the site you visited prior to visiting the City of Lynchburg's Web Page.

The data collected may be run through a log-analysis program, which provides us with overall usage statistics and helps us track errors. We are also able to perform analysis of user behavior and measure user interest in the various areas of our site. The log files are then deleted.

Persons who supply us with their telephone numbers online may receive telephone contact from the recipient or his/her agent with information regarding requested information and/or problems.

If you supply us with your postal address online, you will only receive the information for which you provided us your address.

Lynchburg does not give, sell or transfer any personal information to a third party, except if required to do so by the Virginia Freedom of Information Act or other law.

You do not have to give us personal information to visit our site.

We may enable "cookies." A "cookie" is a file placed on your personal computer's hard drive by a website that allows it to monitor your use of the site.

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