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Terms of Use


The following terms and conditions govern your use of the information, materials and documents being made available to you at this website (the "Materials"). By using the Materials, you signify your agreement to all terms, conditions, and notices contained or referenced herein (the "Terms of Use"). If you do not agree to these Terms of Use please do not use this website or the Materials. We reserve the right, at our discretion, to update or revise these Terms of Use. Please check the Terms of Use periodically for changes. Your continued use of this website following the posting of any changes to the Terms of Use constitutes acceptance of those changes.

Electronic Delivery Policy and Your Consent

By using the Materials, you consent to receive from Cattaraugus County all communications, including notices, agreements, legally required disclosures or other information in connection with the Materials (collectively, "Notices") electronically. Cattaraugus County shall provide such electronic Notices by posting them on this website. If you desire to withdraw your consent to receive Notices electronically, you must discontinue your use of the website and the Materials.

No Warranties

This website and the materials are provided with all faults on an "as is" and "as available" basis. Cattaraugus County, its licensors and other suppliers disclaim all warranties, whether express or implied, including the warranties that the website and materials are free of defects, virus free, and able to operate on an uninterrupted basis, that they will meet your requirements, or that errors will be corrected, and the implied warranties that the website and materials are merchantable, of satisfactory quality, accurate, fit for a particular purpose or need, or non-infringing, unless such implied warranties are legally incapable of exclusion. No advice or information given by Cattaraugus County, its affiliates or their respective employees or authorized agents shall create a warranty or expand the scope of any warranty that cannot be disclaimed under applicable law. Your use of this website and the materials is solely at your own risk.
Some states or other jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so the above exclusions may not apply to you. You may also have other rights that vary from state to state and jurisdiction to jurisdiction.
Your use of the website and materials is at your own risk and Cattaraugus County is under no obligation to provide you with any support, error corrections, updates, upgrades, bug fixes and/or enhancements of the website and materials.
Please note that the materials may include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors. Cattaraugus County has the right at any time to change, modify, add to or discontinue or retire any aspect or feature of the website or materials, including, but not limited to, the software, content, hours of availability, equipment needed for access or use, or the availability of the website or materials on any particular device or communications service. Cattaraugus County has no obligation to provide you with notice of any such changes.

Limitation of Liability

Under no circumstances shall Cattaraugus County be liable for any indirect, special, incidental, consequential, or exemplary damages that result from the use of, misuse of, inability to use, or reliance upon this website or the materials, including, without limitation, damages for loss of use, data, business opportunities, or profits. This limitation applies whether the alleged liability is based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability, or any other basis, even if Cattaraugus County has been advised of the possibility of such damage. Such limitation shall apply notwithstanding any failure of essential purpose of any limited remedy and to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Some states or other jurisdictions do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitations and exclusions may not apply to you. Cattaraugus County's liability in such jurisdictions shall be limited to the extent permitted by law.
Additionally, under no circumstances shall Cattaraugus County be held responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any loss or damage caused or alleged to have been caused to you in connection with the use of or reliance on any content, goods or services available on or through any external sites linked from this website.
Without limiting the foregoing, under no circumstances shall Cattaraugus County be held liable for any delay or failure in performance resulting directly or indirectly from acts of nature, forces, or causes beyond its reasonable control, including, without limitation, Internet failures, computer equipment failures, telecommunication equipment failures, other equipment failures, electrical power failures, strikes, labor disputes, riots, insurrections, civil disturbances, shortages of labor or materials, fires, floods, storms, explosions, acts of God, war, governmental actions, orders of domestic or foreign courts or tribunals, non-performance of third parties, or loss of or fluctuations in heat, light, or air conditioning.


Upon a request by Cattaraugus County, you agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Cattaraugus County from all liabilities, claims, and expenses, including attorney's fees, that arise from your use or misuse of the Materials or this website. Cattaraugus County reserves the right, at it own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will cooperate with Cattaraugus County in asserting any available defenses.

Disclaimer of Endorsement

Reference herein or on the website to any products, services, processes, hypertext links to third parties or other information by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, supplier or otherwise does not constitute or imply its endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation by Cattaraugus County. Product and service information are the sole responsibility of each individual vendor.

International Use

Cattaraugus County makes no representation that the Materials are appropriate or available for use in locations outside the United States, and accessing it from territories where the Materials are illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this website from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws.

Severability And Integration

These Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement between you and Cattaraugus County with respect to the Materials and this website. If any part of these Terms of Use is held invalid or unenforceable, that portion shall be construed in a manner consistent with applicable law to reflect, as nearly as possible, the original intentions of the parties, and the remaining portions shall remain in full force and effect.


Cattaraugus County reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the Materials or to all or part of this website, with or without notice.
For further information, questions or problem reports regarding the Materials or this website, contact

Updated: June 22, 2006