MRPDC Web Policy

The MRPDC protects its records in accordance with its obligations as defined by applicable Commonwealth of Virginia statutes, including, but not limited to the Virginia Privacy Protection Act of 1976, the Virginia Freedom of Information Act, and by any applicable United States federal laws. Unless otherwise required by applicable law, any and all information collected at this website will be kept strictly confidential and will not be sold, reused, rented, loaned, or otherwise disclosed.

When you access our website, routing and technical information is automatically collected, including the Internet Domain and Internet address of the computer you are using, identification of the page you are requesting, type of browser and operating system you are using, the date and time of access, and the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our website. The MRPDC uses this information primarily in a statistical summary format to assess and constantly improve the value of the materials available on the website. Our website logs are not personally identifiable, and we make no attempt to link them to the individuals who actually browse the website.

No other information is collected through our website unless you deliberately decide to send it to the MRPDC through email or in response to any MRPDC website surveys. The release of any survey information to parties working with the MRPDC is done so anonymously or in a statistical format without identification of the respondent. Email requests and comments are shared only with appropriate MRPDC staff.

Visitors requesting to be added to the MRPDC mailing list are asked to provide certain identifiable information. Such information is used solely for this purpose and will not be sold, reused, rented, loaned, or otherwise disclosed to any party. The MPRDC may desire to incorporate comments, suggestions, or compliments from our users to market or advertise our services on this website or in other media. Contact information about originators will not be distributed in any way. The MRPDC reserves the right to use this information without compensating the originator.

Third Party Links

Third party hyperlinks found on the MPRDC website are provided solely for their value as reference, research, and educational tools or because they relate to the mission of the MRPDC. These websites are not operated, controlled, endorsed, or sponsored by the MPRDC and should not be interpreted as such. The MRPDC is not responsible for the privacy practices or content of these websites.

Links are made at the discretion of the MRPDC and may be added or deleted at any time without notice.


Some contents are copyrighted materials, © 2010 – 2011 by the MRPDC. 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 MRPDC. In no way may information be used to misrepresent the MRPDC or its services. The MRPDC shall not be responsible or liable for any such misrepresentation.

Contact Information

If you have any questions or desire further details about the MRPDC Web Policy or the practices of this website, please contact us at

Policy Implemented 2004