Center for State and Local Government Excellence  – Privacy Policy

UPDATED May 21, 2018

Our commitment to privacy
Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. purpose
The main purpose of our web site,, is to provide information. We are committed to protecting your privacy and making you aware of our online practices regarding the privacy of your information.

The information we collect
Our Web site does not automatically collect any personally identifiable information, such as email addresses, from visitors.

We may use information that is not personally identifiable to analyze the design and functioning of our site in order to make site improvements. We may use such information in the aggregate to analyze site usage, via services such as Google Analytics.

We collect personally identifiable information when you provide it in the course of interacting with our email newsletter form. Through a link from, you may subscribe to our email newsletter (maintained via Constant Contact). To learn more about Constant Contact data security, please see this link.

We do not sell, rent, exchange, or otherwise share our email newsletter lists with external organizations.

You may also submit a research proposal or other research content via email or participate in occasional polls or surveys. In so doing, you may be asked to provide personally identifiable information such as your name, title, organization, and email address, or other pertinent contact information.

We will disclose personally identifiable information when required to do so by law.

How we use your information
We may use the information you give us to provide services to you, at your request. We may use it to communicate with you through periodic messages regarding research reports, events, and other information we believe you may find interesting or useful.

How to update your contact information in our email list
If you would like to update your contact information on our email list, click the “Update Profile” link at the bottom of every issue. You can also update us and/or confirm what contact information we have for you by emailing in[email protected].

How to be removed from our email list
If you no longer wish to receive our email newsletter, click the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of every issue. You can also notify us by email at [email protected] with “remove” in the subject header and we will remove your name and contact information from our list.

We provide links to other web sites that we believe you will find useful. We ask you to recognize that the Center for State and Local Government Excellence is not responsible for the privacy practices of these other sites nor content they offer.

How to Contact Us
Call us at 202 682 6100, Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Eastern Time, or send an email to [email protected].