User Agreement

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) User Agreement

Please read agreement carefully before receiving and using the GIS information provided by The City of Frederick. Pick an application to use.

Intellectual Property Rights

All of the content, products, and services provided by The City of Frederick, including but not limited to the following (collectively the Content) are owned by The City of Frederick, or licensed to The City of Frederick by third party owners, and are protected under United States copyright and trademark laws and other international copyright treaties and conventions:

  • Data compilations
  • Graphics
  • Icons
  • Images
  • Logos
  • Maps
  • Photographs
  • Software
  • Text

The City of Frederick grants the recipient of the Contents only the following rights: You are granted a one-time, limited license to use the Content, only for your own, internal business purposes. The Content shall not be copied, reproduced, or distributed to any third parties. You may not violate the intellectual property laws protecting the Content, including, but not limited to, copying, modifying, publishing, transmitting, distributing, transferring, or selling the Content, in whole or in part. You may not reuse or republish the Content without the express written permission of The City of Frederick. Any reproduction or redistribution of the Content, or any part thereof, is expressly prohibited.

Disclaimer & Limitation of Liability

the City of Frederick Makes No Representation, Assurance, or Warranty About the Completeness, Currentness, Suitability, Reliability or Accuracy of the Content for Any Purpose. The Content Is Provided as Is and Without Warranty of Any Kind. You Use the Content at Your Own Risk. You Acknowledge That the Content May Contain Some Nonconformities, Defects, Errors, or Omissions. The City of Frederick Is Not Inviting Reliance on the Contents. The Content Is Subject to Change Without Notice. The City of Frederick Hereby Disclaims All Warranties and Conditions, Express and Implied, with Regard to the Content, Including, Without Limitation, Any Warranties of Accuracy, Reliability, Title, Merchantability, Non-Infringement, Fitness for a Particular Purpose or Any Other Warranty, Condition, Guarantee or Representation, Whether Oral, in Writing, or in Electronic Form, Including the Accuracy or Completeness of Any Information Contained Therein. The City of Frederick Does Not Represent That There Will Be No Errors or Omissions Within the Content.

In No Event Shall the City of Frederick Be Liable for Any Special, Indirect or Consequential Damages or Any Damages Whatsoever Resulting from Loss of Use, Data, or Profits, Whether in an Action of Contract, Negligence, or Other Tortious Action, Arising out of or in Connection with the Use of the Contents. You Agree That All Use of the Content Is at Your Own Risk, and That the City of Frederick Will Not Be Held Liable for Any Errors or Omissions Contained in the Content.

I have read, and hereby agree to, the preceding terms and conditions. This user agreement represents the entire agreement between me and The City of Frederick, and supercedes any and all other communications, prior, contemporaneous, or subsequent.