Disclaimers

General Disclaimer

Information presented on this Web site is collected, maintained, and provided for the convenience of the user. While every effort is made to keep such information accurate and up-to-date, the City of Sandy Springs does not certify the authenticity of any information that is provided on this Web site. Under no circumstances will the City of Sandy Springs be liable for any actions taken or omissions made from reliance on any information contained herein from whatever source nor will the City be liable for any other consequences from any such reliance.

The City’s Minimum Web Accessibility Standards are derived from the Section 508 standards of the Rehabilitation Act and have been established to ensure that web pages are designed and maintained as accessible to people with disabilities. These standards are congruent with the principles of good design, recognize rapidly changing technology and will enhance the effectiveness and usability of web-based communications for all users. Additional details, techniques, tutorials and examples will be integrated into future versions of this document.

Conditions of Use

By visiting the City of Sandy Springs Web site, users agree that they will not use the site for any unlawful activity, or use it in any way that would violate the terms and conditions of use. This Web site is governed and construed by the laws of the State of Georgia. Any use of the Web site shall comply with all Sandy Springs City and Georgia laws and regulations as well as with all federal laws and regulations. Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this Web site are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under state law and federal statutes including the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act. We monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information or to otherwise cause damage to the City's Web site. Anyone using this Web site expressly consents to such monitoring.

External Linking Policy

The City Web site contains links to other Web sites. In establishing and maintaining its official Web site, the City does not intend to create any forum or other means for public discourse. Rather, the sole and limited purpose of the permitted external links is to provide information about the City for residents, businesses and visitors. The City does not endorse or provide preferential treatment to any third party Web sites or associated organizations or persons. Since the City does not control third party Web sites, it does not warrant that third party Web sites are accurate or reliable or that they have operational links. The user acknowledges and agrees that the City of Sandy Springs is not liable in any way for the content, accuracy, reliability, viewpoints, policies or products provided by these external resources.

Accessibility Policy

Our goal is to provide maximum access for all users of the City's Web site. Therefore, our Web site uses universal design principles, which include the following:

  • The Web site is useful and marketable to people with diverse abilities.

  • The Web site accommodates a wide range of individual preferences and abilities.

  • The Web site is easy to understand and use, regardless of the user's experience, or current concentration level.

  • The Web site communicates necessary information effectively to the user, regardless of ambient conditions or the user's sensory abilities.

  • The Web site minimizes hazards and the adverse consequences of accidental or unintended actions.

  • The Web site can be used efficiently and comfortably and with a minimum of fatigue.

If you have difficulty accessing any portions of this Web site due to incompatibility with adaptive technology, have suggestions on how we can make this site more accessible or need the information in an alternative format, please contact us.

John Wesserling, ADA Coordinator
ADA Coordinator's Office, The City of Sandy Springs 
7840 Roswell Rd., Suite 500
Sandy Springs, Georgia 30350
Phone: 770-206-1544
E-mail: john.wesserling@sandyspringsga.org