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Las Vegas to Grand Canyon Helicopter Tour, Champagne Picnic

This tour is likely to sell-out! The Grand Canyon All-American Helicopter Tour regularly sells out weeks in advance, so book ahead to avoid disappointment!You'll discover the natural beauty of the Grand Canyon as your air-conditioned helicopter flies to the West Rim, passing over Lake Las Vegas, Lake Mead and the Hoover Dam en route. Hoover Dam is a spectacular sight from the air, curved between the rock canyon walls. During the flight, you can listen to a recorded commentary about the Grand Canyon and its surrounds via audio headphones.You'll land for an unforgettable champagne picnic, 3,200 feet (960 meters) below the rim. While you share a bottle of champagne under an authentic Native American Ramada shelter, your pilot/guide will be happy to answer any questions you may have about the canyon or your helicopter flight.Your Grand Canyon helicopter scenic flight ends with a low-level pass over the west side of the famous Las Vegas Strip. On landing, your limousine is waiting to whisk you back to your hotel. For a roomier experience, upgrade your flight to an EC-130 helicopter which allows for more leg room and can accommodate more weight per seat. See Additional Info for more details on weight restrictions There is a maximum capacity of 6 people per helicopter plus your pilot.

Chicago Architecture 75-Minute River Cruise Guided Tour

Take an architecture cruise down the Chicago River and learn about the city’s famed architecture from your knowledgeable guide. Board your tour at Navy Pier for an exciting journey that takes you down all three branches of the historic Chicago River and past impressive architectural landmarks. Pass by more than 40 distinctive buildings on your cruise including the John Hancock Center, the Wrigley Building, the Aon Center, Willis Tower (Sears Tower), the IBM Building and more. Your guide, an expert in architecture, will recount the two major events that helped shape the architectural history of the city. Learn about how the invention of balloon-frame construction revolutionized how homes were built, and hear the dramatic story of Chicago's rise from the Great Fire of 1871. Both of these milestones led Chicago to become one of the cradles of modern American architecture.Along the scenic 75-minute route, see buildings by world-famous architects including Mies van der Rohe, Helmut Jahn and Skidmore, Owings and Merrill (SOM). This river tour provides the best advantage point to admire the distinct city skyline and marvel at world-famous architecture while learning about Chicago's fascinating history.For a full list of Chicago architectural wonders seen on this tour, see the Itinerary section below.

Grand Canyon, Hoover Dam from Las Vegas with Skywalk Option

Leaving Las Vegas behind, you'll enjoy an approximate 15-minute Hoover Dam Photo Stop from the pedestrian walkway along the new Hoover Dam Bypass Bridge! You'll then travel through the ancient Joshua Tree Forest en route to the West Rim of the Grand Canyon - the road gets a little dusty and bumpy here!Once at the West Rim you will have 3 hours of unguided time at the Grand Canyon. It's up to you to spend as little or as long as you wish at each of the following attractions. Top Attractions: The spectacular Grand Canyon Skywalk (if option selected) where you can take a walk over the edge of the canyon on a glass bridge Eagle Point Indian Village - explore Native American history and culture with replica dwellings and performances of traditional dance Hualapai Ranch Wild West show Hot lunch at Guano Point, Cowboy Cookout or the Skywalk Cafe (vegetarian options are available) Spectacular views over the Colorado River at Guano Point and panoramic views of the Grand Canyon from Eagle Point Complimentary Grand Canyon West Express shuttle bus Travel time between Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon is around three hours each way. Your driver will provide an expert commentary along the way, returning you to Las Vegas in time for a night out on the town. Motor coaches are climate controlled and equipped with restrooms, reclining seats, video monitors and over-sized windows.Helicopter - Boat Combo Upgrade: Why not complete your Grand Canyon experience with a thrilling helicopter flight to the floor of the Grand Canyon. You will be flown 4,000 feet to the base of the Canyon where you will board a pontoon boat for an approximate 15-minute ride on the Colorado River. Enjoy the Grand Canyon Skywalk (if option selected) and the panoramic view.

Top of the Rock Observation Deck, New York

Top of the Rock Observation Deck is open 365 days a year. Watch the seasons unfold or take in an amazing sunset from the outdoor observation deck. Interactive displays are exhibited detailing the construction of the Rockefeller Center, including three short films.Located in the heart of Rockefeller Center, it not only has the most breathtaking views in the city, but is also surrounded by the best shopping, dining, and entertainment in Midtown.

Ultimate Hoover Dam Tour

Start your 6.5-hour Hoover Dam tour with hotel pickup from selected Las Vegas hotels. Hop aboard the air-conditioned vehicle for transport to Hoover Dam, an approximate 45-minute drive away. En route, your guide enlightens your small group with encyclopedic knowledge on all aspects of Hoover Dam and its history. On arrival, you’ll begin with a Powerplant tour. Travel 524 feet (160 meters) into the walls of Black Canyon to view the Nevada Powerwing, generators and a 30-foot-diameter (9-meter) pipe inside one of the four diversion tunnels. Next, head into the Hoover Dam Visitor Center where you can see the history of Hoover Dam and view numerous exhibits that explain how the dam was built, how it operates and who benefits from the water and electricity. Then take a fully guided Walk on the Top tour — a comprehensive 45-minute walking tour over the top of the dam. You will also take a stop at the new bypass bridge to see the dam from above, from a distance, before enjoying an early afternoon lunch at a restaurant on the way back to Las Vegas (see menu options below). As you drive back to town, hear Vegas trivia about Howard Hughes, the mafia and more before drop-off at selected hotels.

NYC Empire State Observatory Admission; Skip-the-Line Option

The Empire State Building is waiting for you day or night. Come watch the sunset as New York is bathed in warm orange, red and yellow tones, then stick around as the lights come on all over town. Or come later and listen to the live music (weekends only) as the stars and lights twinkle romantically. Whenever you come, enjoy the magic without the wait. There are 3 lines at the Empire State Building Observatory: the security line (required for all visitors), the ticket line and the elevator line. You may proceed directly to the turnstile with your voucher. VIP Express Experience Upgrade Speed past the lines on your way to the tallest point in Manhattan! Your VIP Express Experience voucher will enable you to proceed directly to the front of every line, saving valuable time to do all the other things New York is famous for. Don't spend your valuable holiday time waiting in line -- there's no faster way to the top of the Empire State Building! You'll be greeted on the second floor to redeem your pass pre-security, eliminating the need to redeem vouchers at the ticket office. You'll also receive a special wristband to identify you as a VIP Express Experience pass holder. VIP Express Experience passes are especially valuable from Memorial Day through Labor Day, from Thanksgiving until New Year's any time of day and all holiday weekends. Other times of year the pass is recommended for planned visits between 11am and 2pm, and one hour before and after sunset. Limited numbers of passes are sold, so typical wait time is under 5-minutes. Specific wait times cannot be guaranteed, only front of line privileges. Voucher can be redeemed within a year of date purchased - plan your visit around the weather!

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Quite simply, we help make Texas a great place to live and work by offering easy access to government information and more than 1,000 convenient, secure online services. Take a of our new one-page website!

We also work with state and local governments to help them process online payments and put their services online.

We operate without tax funds through a public-private partnership between the State of Texas and Texas NICUSA, LLC. Texas NICUSA is a subsidiary of , the nation’s leading provider of official government portals, online services, and secure payment processing solutions.

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Since we were born in 2000, our program has securely processed 254 million+ online transactions worth $33 billion+ on behalf of our government partners. And, we’ve contributed $178 million in new revenue to the State’s General Revenue Fund.

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How can I get more information about a Texas state agency?

Access general information about each state agency .

Where can I find voting information?

Find your polling place and find out if you are registered by visiting the website and entering your personal voter information.

Where can I find information about the Texas Legislature and Judiciary?

Visit the Texas Legislature website and the Texas Courts website for information.

For more information about Texas Government, such as open data, social media profiles, cities and counties, and more, please visit FIND IT .

Living in Texas

How do I find a college or university in Texas?

Find colleges and universities in Texas by visiting the College for all Texans website .

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Visit the Texas Health Options website for access to extensive information about Texas health care coverage and insurance options.

Where can I get information about public health emergencies?

Visit the Department of State Health Services Public Health Preparedness page for information, resources, and tips to keep you and your family safe.

For more information about Living in Texas, such as assistance benefits, education, health wellness, and more, please visit FIND IT .

Working in Texas

How do I start a business in Texas?

Visit for information from multiple government resources related to starting a new business.

How do I find a job in Texas?

Visit the Jobs section in Find It for extensive job search information.

Where can I get information about unemployment benefits?

Visit the Texas Workforce Commission website to learn more about unemployment benefits in Texas, including how to apply online.

How can I get workers compensation in Texas?

Find links to information and resources on the Texas Department of Insurance website .

For more information about Working in Texas, such as assistance benefits, training resources, and more, please visit FIND IT .

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Where can I find information about Texas parks?

Visit the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department's "Life's Better Outside" website for information about Texas State parks and outdoor activities.

For more information about Exploring Texas, including recreation and travel, moving to Texas, and doing business in Texas, please visit FIND IT .


What is the ‘ price’?

The price of the online services includes funds that support the ongoing operations and enhancements of

How does the website protect personal data?

The State and participating agencies own the information collected by applications on the website. The owner of each application directs how that data is used and released to the public according to applicable laws. has a separate privacy and security policy which details how information is collected and handled.

Is the website secure?

Texas NICUSA, LLC maintains the security of to the highest standards of government, commercial, and financial institutions. Our current security standards comply with Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI-DSS), Texas Administrative Code (TAC) 202, and the Texas Public Information Act (Texas Government Code Chapter 552), as well as industry best practices that include the following organizations: The Information Technology Laboratory (ITL) of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and The Software and Network Security Institute (SANS).

Is the website accessible for people with disabilities? is compliant with the Americans for Disabilities Act and Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.

For more information about the program, please visit .

Technical Support

The service that I'm trying to access is unavailable. Who should I contact?

If you experience technical difficulties while accessing a service, call toll-free 1-877-452-9060, send an email to [email protected] , or start a Live Chat session .

Accessibility Policy is committed to providing a web presence that enables full public access to Texas government information and services. As such, complies with high accessibility standards to meet the needs of users with disabilities. More

Disability Barriers

Disabilities come in many forms, including but not limited to hearing impairment, visual impairment, and cognitive disorders. Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate all users who utilize standards compliant web browsers, enabling software, or assistive devices.

Standard for Compliance

To ensure the usability of for site visitors with access and functional needs, we stay up to date on current accessibility practices, including Texas Administrative Code, chapters and , and conduct testing throughout development of the website and when applying new technologies and advancements.We use various testing tools, such as JAWS screen reader and Comfortiva Lyra Perforated SlipOns p7KMJ
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Accessibility in Texas

Additional information about accessibility programs in Texas is available from the Governor's Committee on People with Disabilities .

Contact Information

If you use assistive technology and the format of any material on our website interferes with your ability to access the information, please email Natalie 2 Ombre Glitter Pumps MJ26jdP
. In your message, please indicate the nature of your accessibility problem, the preferred format in which to receive the requested material, the web address of the requested material, and your contact information so that we may best serve you.

If you have any questions or concerns about the Accessibility Policy, please contact us at [email protected] . For information about the accessibility of social media tools, refer to the Social Media Policies.

Each state agency and local government has its own accessibility policy; refer to an individual agency’s policies for more information about its compliance with accessibility standards.

Offline Communication with

If you need to contact us via a telecommunications device for the deaf (TDD), dial 7-1-1 and ask the Relay Texas agent to call the webmaster at (512) 475-4700. Relay Texas provides telephone-interpreting service between people who can hear and those who are deaf, hard-of-hearing, deaf-blind or speech-disabled. For additional information please visit the Taryn Rose Daisy Knit Rose Embossed SlipOns 0oT2Fc

Privacy and Security Policy

At, your privacy is one of our top priorities. This policy describes the privacy and security practices regarding information collected from site visitors. More

The Privacy and Security Policy applies only to the site. This policy does not apply whenever visitors leave domains by clicking a link to an external site, including the sites of state agencies and local governments. The linking policy includes more information about links from to external sites.

Collection of Information

For online transactions conducted on, individuals will be requested to enter information about themselves and/or the organization with which they are affiliated. When personally identifiable information is requested, there will be an indication of whether the disclosure of such information is mandatory or optional to continue the transaction. The type of information requested will vary based upon the type of transaction and the state agency or local government involved in the transaction with the individual. will collect the same information as would be collected if the transaction was performed in person, over the telephone, or through the mail with the state agency or local government. Additional information may be requested if required by law, if such information is necessary to verify an individual’s identity and secure the transaction, or if the visitor voluntarily elects to receive information from state agencies, local governments, or

For general use or browsing of, visitors are not asked for personally identifiable information, and none will be collected. uses server logs and persistent cookies to collect information about the number and types of visitors to and how they use the website. This information includes the type of browser, operating system, and the Internet Protocol ("IP") address used by each visitor and similar information about the computer network used. It also includes information verifying when and how pages of the website were accessed. However, no attempt is made to match this information with the identity of the visitor, except as is required to comply with a law enforcement investigation. For more information regarding cookies, see below.

Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act

Children under the age of 13 are not eligible to use services that require submission of personal information and should not submit any personal information to us. This includes submitting personal information to the website as part of a user profile or personalization profile. If you are a child under the age of 13, you can use these services only if used together with your parents or guardians. Seek guidance from your parents or guardians if you are under the age of 13.

If we decide to begin collecting personal information from children under the age of 13, we will notify parents that it is being requested, disclose the reasons for collecting it, and disclose our intended use of it. We will seek verifiable parental consent before collecting any personally identifiable information. If we do collect such information, parents may request information on the type of data being collected, view their child's information, and, if they choose, prohibit us from making further use of their child's information. We will not provide personal information about children to third parties.

Use of Information

Information collected during an online transaction is used for the following purposes:

  • To complete online transactions with the appropriate state agency or local government (such as the payment of sales tax or the renewal of a license or permit) and with the payment method selected during the transaction;
  • To send an email to or otherwise contact the individual using the online service confirming the transaction or identifying and resolving problems that may have resulted during the transaction, including in connection with the payment methods; or
  • To provide information about state agencies, local governments, or to visitors who elect to receive this notification service.

Metrics from server logs and persistent cookies are used for the following purposes:

  • Assessing the usability of
  • Determining what information is of most interest to visitors
  • Establishing technical design specifications
  • Measuring system performance
  • Identifying potential issues associated with the interface or operation of works with contractors to provide various products and services required for the operation of Personally identifiable information may be shared with these contractors if necessary in connection with the transactions, in connection with maintenance and improvements to the site, and to support the services and applications offered on Contractors and subcontractors of are prohibited by contract from selling information from or about the users of Except as otherwise provided in this policy: (1) will not disclose the email addresses of members of the public who have communicated electronically with a governmental body without the affirmative consent of the affected individual; and (2) Personally identifiable information contained in a question or comment sent to in an email message or submitted in an online form is only used by to respond to the question or comment. may redirect the message to a specific state agency or local government if staff believes that the state agency or local government may be more qualified to respond.

The Department of Information Resources may be required by law enforcement or judicial authorities or applicable law to provide personally identifiable information to the appropriate governmental authorities. Additionally, will cooperate with law enforcement agencies in identifying those who appear to be using our services for illegal activities. reserves the right to report any information to law enforcement agencies, including personally identifiable information, in connection with activities that it, in good faith, believes to be unlawful. does not sell and does not generally release (other than as provided in this policy) personally identifiable information to third parties; however, information provided to any governmental body may be subject to disclosure pursuant to the Texas Public Information Act and applicable federal and state legislation. Information about the Marcella Waterproof Blondo xaKM2B9L
is available from the Office of the Attorney General and at Texas Government Code, Chapter 552 . Additionally, certain state agencies or local governments whose sites are accessible through may have different policies concerning the sale or release of personally identifiable information. Upon leaving and linking to an external site, the policies governing no longer apply and users are subject to the external site’s policies. Questions and concerns regarding the information or services provided by a linked site must be directed to the entity or individual responsible for that site, rather than to In addition, postings from the public on social media sites become public records and may be posted on, and once posted, are available to be viewed and copied by other users. This information may be subject to public information requests. Neither, nor its licensors or contractors performing services in connection with the social media sites are responsible for any actions of third parties who access information posted on any social media site.

For more information about public information requests, please refer to the Public Information Requests policy.


To protect the security of its employees, users, and hosted applications and services, complies with the following standards and codes as applicable:

In addition, uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) for secure transmissions, which are identified as such on the site. SSL applies encryption between two computers, in this case the individual’s personal computer and the utilizes 128-bit encryption, which is one of the stronger standard encryptions currently in the marketplace. At a minimum, the following information will be encrypted when transmitted to during a secure transmission:

  • Name
  • Social Security Number
  • All credit, debit, and charge card numbers
  • Bank account and electronic check information
  • Transaction payment information
  • Driver license number
  • Personal identification numbers (PIN) and passwords
  • Email addresses

A web browser will automatically activate the appropriate security features when initiating a transaction on On most browsers, an unbroken key or locked padlock icon at the bottom of the browser screen indicates that a secure connection is in place.


Some of the services hosted on use cookies. A cookie is a small text file that a website stores on a visitor’s personal computer to track specific information about that visitor’s interaction with the website. The services hosted on use both session cookies and persistent cookies. A session cookie is temporary and only exists during a single session during which a visitor uses session cookies are used to keep track of a particular online transaction and are destroyed after successful completion of a transaction, after a few minutes of inactivity, or when the browser is closed.

Persistent cookies continue to exist after a few minutes of inactivity, after the browser is closed, or after a visitor completes a single session. uses persistent cookies to track visitor activity on the site to structure content and make the websites easy to use. All persistent cookies from will expire within twenty-five months. cookies do not contain or collect personal identifiable information about visitors. Moreover, will not match visitor activities with personally identifiable information, unless required by law or by law enforcement agencies, or as necessary to enforce the terms of use of the site. If an individual's web browser does not accept cookies, he or she may not be able to conduct online transactions on However, this will not hinder normal browsing of the website. does not currently utilize web bugs or any other technology to track user activity other than those stated in this policy. However, as technology evolves, may change the technology in use, and will post changes to this policy on the site from time to time to reflect any such changes. Privacy and Security Contact Information

If you have any questions or concerns about the Privacy and Security Policy, please contact us at [email protected] . If you have any questions or concerns about how state agencies and local governments handle personal information, please contact them directly.

Linking Policy

Advance permission to link to is not necessary. Be aware that subpages may change or be deleted at any time without notice. Entities and individuals linking to are encouraged to verify link accuracy periodically. More

General Policy

Entities and individuals linking to shall not capture pages within frames, present content as its own, or otherwise misrepresent content. They shall not misinform users about the origin or ownership of content, or in any way attempt to modify the content and present it as the content of Some information on may be protected by trademark and copyright laws and otherwise protected as intellectual property. Protected intellectual property must be used in accordance with state and federal laws and must reflect the proper ownership of the intellectual property.

Any link to the site should be a full forward link that passes the client browser to without barriers. The "back" button should return the visitor to original site if the visitor wishes to back out.

Links from

This section outlines the criteria that external websites must meet to have a link from reserves the right to link to external websites that would provide a service to the citizen.

External Web Sites

Upon leaving and linking to an external site, the policies governing no longer apply and users are subject to the external site’s policies.Questions and concerns regarding the information or services provided by a linked site must be directed to the entity or individual responsible for that site, rather than to

Acceptance Criteria links to federal, state, and local governments that provide information and services that benefit Texas citizens and businesses. At its discretion, will consider link requests to non-governmental websites that contain information and/or services that further the purpose of Any link suggestion to must undergo review to determine its relevance and appropriateness with respect to Links are approved for based on the following criteria:

  • The external website corresponds with the purpose of
  • The site's content is appropriate with respect to the purpose of and the site is not a:
    • Commercial site, which charges a fee for products or services online; (notices of the availability of publications by government entities that charge for the publications or notices of government sponsored conferences that charge a registration fee are not commercial sites and may be considered for linking.)
    • Site that exhibits hate, bias, discrimination, pornography, libelous or otherwise defamatory content;
    • Site that advocates or promotes the use of alcohol or tobacco;
    • Site that lobbies, advocates, or advances the policies and priorities of a particular industry, organization or enterprise. This includes sites of non-profit organizations;
    • Site belonging to or supporting a political affiliation; or
    • Site that furthers the agenda of a political organization or candidate running for office.

Link suggestions should be sent to [email protected] . Each link suggestion should address how the site meets the two acceptance criteria outlined above.

Conditions for Link Maintenance on

We require that links to external websites meet the following conditions in order to remain on the site:

  • The linked site must provide the user with access to an email address and/or a customer service telephone number on every page of the site, in order for users to contact the site if there are problems with format, accuracy, timeliness, or payment processing.
  • Linked sites should not excessively burden the customer support system. If the site excessively burdens the customer support system, has discretion to remove the link from Any customer support resources required by as a result of an external link on may require a fee to maintain the link on
  • When a site visitor clicks on the external website link, he/she must have easy access back to One of two options can accomplish this:
    • A link to can be established on the external website's main page; or
    • The "Back" button returns the user to
  • Linked sites must have a privacy and security policy accessible from their home page informing the user of what information is collected, how it is collected, how it is used, and how the user can review and correct the information.
  • Linked sites must notify through its site Administrator at the email address provided below if the site to which links becomes inaccurate or inactive.
  • reserves the right to remove approved links if they are inaccurate or inactive, or at any time violate any of these requirements.

Linking Policy Contact Information

For questions and concerns regarding the linking policy, email us at [email protected]

Social Media Policy will use the following policies to guide the use of social media sites in accordance with the Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) Social Media Policy. More

Linking may make available social media applications, and may publish social media content to third party sites. These sites are not official web sites and therefore, the external sites’ policies apply. Please refer to the Linking Policy for more information.


Only public information is permitted to be posted by or State employees on social media websites. If communication that takes place on involves or requires private information, communication will be redirected through other appropriate channels. Postings from the public on social media sites become public record and may be posted on This information may be subject to public information requests. For more information about public information requests, please refer to the Public Information Requests policy.

No personally identifiable information will be posted on social media sites by personnel. is not responsible for content posted by others to social media sites. users that enter personal information on social media sites do so at their own risk; is not responsible for the public display of such private information. may remove postings to its social media sites that contain personally identifiable information, but neither, nor its licensors or contractors are responsible for any damages caused by delays in such removal.

Public Information and Record Retention

Social media sites may contain communications sent to or received by state employees, and such communications are therefore public records subject to State Records Retention requirements. These retention requirements apply regardless of the form of the record (digital text, photos, audio, or video, for example).

To the extent that the third party records retention policies are inconsistent with the Texas State Record Retention Schedule, will put forth reasonable efforts to archive copies of social media content in order to meet State records retention obligations.

Terms of Service social media sites are third party sites and have terms of service and policies that are not governed by or the State of Texas. These third party sites are not official web sites and the third party’s website terms of service and policies apply. The terms of service for the social media sites used by can be found below:

Content of Social Media Posts

All published social media content is subject to monitoring. This content may take the form of digital text for Twitter and Facebook, photography images for Flickr, and videos for YouTube.

User-generated posts will be rejected or removed if possible when the content of a post:

  • is off-subject or out of context
  • contains obscenity or material that appeals to the prurient interest
  • contains personal identifying information or sensitive personal information, as defined in Tex. Code Bus Com. Sec. 521.001 et. seq.
  • contains offensive terms that target protected classes
  • is threatening, harassing or discriminatory
  • incites or promotes violence or illegal activities
  • contains information that reasonably could compromise public safety
  • advertises or promotes a commercial product or service, or any entity or individual
  • promotes or endorses political campaigns or candidates


Accessibility: To accommodate users with disabilities, is the suggested alternative access to the Twitter profile.

Record Retention: Twitter content will be archived and retained for the required period of time in accordance with the DIR Records Retention Schedule.


Accessibility: To accommodate users with disabilities, there are two suggested alternatives to access the Facebook Fan page:

  1. The Facebook mobile site is a suggested accessible alternative to the original Facebook page.
  2. will post the same content to Twitter and Facebook. Therefore, will serve as an accessible alternative.

Record Retention: Facebook updates will be archived and retained for the required period of time in accordance with the DIR Records Retention Schedule.


Accessibility: To accommodate users with disabilities, the mobile version of Flickr Brixxon Steve Madden 95GK83Wvy
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Record Retention: The following Flickr photos will be archived and retained for the required period of time in accordance with the DIR Records Retention Schedule:

  1. Photos posted to Flickr by
  2. Photos not accepted by due to noncompliance with submission guidelines

Content: By submitting a photo to the Flickr pool, you are giving permission to use your photo on the homepage, website, mobile site, and social media platforms. For more information about photo submission guidelines, visit the Flickr pool at .


Accessibility: will make an effort to link to and display videos on its YouTube channel that have closed captioning available for hearing impaired viewers.

For more information about the closed captioning feature on YouTube, visit:

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If you believe that any material contained on the site (the "Site") infringes your copyright or other intellectual property rights, you may notify Texas NICUSA, LLC of your copyright infringement claim in accordance with the following procedure. Texas NICUSA, LLC will process notices of alleged infringement which it receives, and may take action as authorized by the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) and/or other applicable intellectual property laws if it has the ability to do so. The DMCA requires that notifications of claimed copyright infringement should be sent to this Site's Designated Agent:

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To be effective, the notification must be in writing and contain the following information (DMCA, 17 U.S.C. 512(c)(3)):

  • Physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed;
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E-mails sent to [email protected] for purposes other than communication about copyright claims may not be acknowledged or responded to.

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The State of Texas (and its licensors and contractors) specifically disclaims any and all liability for any claims or damages that may result from providing the web site or the information it contains, including any web sites maintained by third parties that link to the site. may provide links to external web sites if it is determined that they may be of interest to users. neither endorses the content, products, services, or viewpoints expressed by the linked sites, nor assumes any responsibility for the content of these linked web sites. makes no effort to independently verify, and does not exert editorial control over, information on pages outside of the domains.

Reference herein to any specific commercial products, process or service by trade name, trademark, manufacturer, or otherwise, does not constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the State of Texas, and shall not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes. is provided for public use on computer systems located within the State of Texas and for the use and benefit of citizens of Texas. Any person choosing to use this system or seeking access to information or materials on this system is subject to Texas jurisdiction. Any dispute arising therefrom shall be decided under the laws and in the courts in Texas.

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Open Data

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is the State’s Open Data Portal. It features tools to search, filter, map, and visualize specific state agency data sets. Citizens can access and customize these data sets to meet their unique needs for research, collaboration, innovation, application development, and more. If you are an agency who is interested in putting data on , please contact [email protected] .

All open data and high-value data sets submitted by state agencies per Senate Bill 279 (83R) are available on .

Submit Open Data

Senate Bill 279 (83R) requires agencies, including higher education, to provide the Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) with a link and description for their open data set(s) to be posted on . Use the link below to submit your agency's open data for DIR review.

Online form: Submit Open Data

Alternative submission method: Instead of using the online form, you may send the information via email to DIR at [email protected]

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