Terms and Conditions  

Terms and Conditions for the Harris County Navigator Interactive Mapping Application

These terms and conditions are revised and effective as of

April 1, 2012.

Please read these terms and conditions carefully.  By clicking "I have read and agree to the terms and conditions" and using the HC Navigator Portal (Interactive Mapping Application), you agree to the following:

Electronic Communication Agreement

You agree to the following:

YOUR MEMBERSHIP ACCOUNTDO NOT SHARE YOUR USERNAME AND/OR PASSWORD WITH OTHERS.  If you use this site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password.  Harris County reserves the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content in its sole discretion.


COPYRIGHT.  All copyrighted content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of Harris County and protected by international copyright laws.  The compilation of all content on this site is the exclusive property of Harris County, with copyright authorship for this collection by Harris County, and protected by international copyright laws.


LICENSE AND SITE ACCESS.  Harris County grants you a limited license to access and make use of this site.  This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this site or its contents.  Any downloading or copying information for the benefit of another entity or merchant is expressly prohibited.  This site or any portion of this site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of Harris County Commissioners’ Court.  Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by Harris County.  This site is subject to change without notice.


ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS.  You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that Harris County provides to you electronically satisfy all legal requirements that such communications be in writing.


APPLICABLE LAW.  By using this site, you agree that the laws of the State of Texas, United States of America, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Conditions of Use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and Harris County.


DISPUTES.  Any dispute relating in any way to your use of this site shall be submitted to confidential arbitration in the County of Harris, State of Texas, United States of America, except to the extent you have in any manner violated or threatened to violate Harris County’s intellectual property rights, Harris County may seek injunctive or other appropriate relief in any state or federal court in the State of Texas, United States of America, and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such courts.  Arbitration under this agreement shall be conducted under the rules then prevailing of the American Arbitration Association.  The arbitrator’s award shall be binding and may be entered as a judgment in any court of competent jurisdiction.


DISCLAIMER.  Various data sources are combined within this application.  Information concerning the age (vintage) and source of each data set is available by clicking the “i” button next to each data layer.  The ATS Team is working with each data provider to provide the most accurate, timely, and relevant data available.  Please help the ATS Team and the original data providers by suggesting data updates and corrections to the email below.


HELP BUTTONS.  Click on the “?” buttons in the function tabs for further explanation and help.  If you need additional assistance after reading Help, please contact the email address below.



ATS Map Support Team

Budget Management Department

1001 Preston, 5th Floor

Houston, TX 77002



Contact ATS Maps Team