Privacy Policy

This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for and state-related sites. This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website. 

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing

The information collected on this site is owned by the Institute for Local Self-Reliance. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or share your information with any third party outside of our organization. 

On our website, we host a survey and speed test that Measurement Lab operates as part of their effort to measure Internet access speeds. M-Lab has been a long time partner across many projects. In order to submit any information to them, you must agree to their privacy policy. Survey data submitted to them is shared with us. 

We also collect your site usage information for our partners to evaluate the effectiveness of our marketing outreach in ad campaigns.

The information we collect will be used to communicate with you about issues relevant to your interests. This may include notifications regarding upcoming events, actions you can take, updates on local authority issues, and news stories from your region. 

Your Access to and Control Over Information

You may opt out of future communications from us at any time by clicking here. If you have questions or concerns about what data we have collected about you, please contact us at