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Privacy Policy

Your privacy is critically important to us. At GPDTA we have a few fundamental principles:

  • We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it.
  • We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop our products, or protect our rights.
  • We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the on-going operation of one of our services.

Below is our privacy policy which incorporates these goals:

Grande Prairie Downtown Association (“GPDTA”) operates a website at It is GPDTA’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, GPDTA collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. GPDTA’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how GPDTA’s visitors use its website.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to GPDTA’s websites choose to interact with GPDTA in ways that require GPDTA to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that GPDTA gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who share there photos and stories at to provide a name, phone number and email address so we can contact them. In any case, GPDTA collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with GPDTA. GPDTA does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics

GPDTA may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. For instance, GPDTA may monitor the most popular pages on the site. GPDTA may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, GPDTA does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

GPDTA discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on GPDTA’s behalf or to provide services available at GPDTA’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using GPDTA’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. GPDTA will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, GPDTA discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when GPDTA believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of GPDTA, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of the GPDTA website and have supplied your email address, GPDTA may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with GPDTA and our products. GPDTA takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.


A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. GPDTA uses cookies to help GPDTA identify and track visitors, their usage of GPDTA website, and their website access preferences. GPDTA visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using GPDTA’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of GPDTA’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers

If GPDTA, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that GPDTA goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of GPDTA may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, GPDTA may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in GPDTA’s sole discretion. GPDTA encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.