Privacy Policy

YEG Culture Map is a partnership between Edmonton Arts Council and Edmonton Heritage Council to celebrate our past and build our 10-year community plan for Edmonton's Arts and Heritage.

The Edmonton Arts Council and Edmonton Heritage Council are committed to respecting the privacy of individuals who visit and use the YEG Culture Map website.

This statement informs you how your personal information is collected and used in connection with the site, the purpose for which it is collected and used, with whom the information will be shared, how long your information will remain stored, and what security measures are in place to protect your information.


We do not automatically gather any personal information from you when you visit the YEG Culture Map website. Personal information is collected only if you supply it during the process of submitting a story, creating a lobstick, or signing up to our email list.

By submitting a story to the YEG Culture Map, you agree that the information you provide including your name, your photos, a link to a video, and your story, can be publicly posted, reproduced, and shared on the YEG Culture Map, social media, or Edmonton Arts Council and Edmonton Heritage Council websites in whole or in part, in any way we choose. 

By signing up to our email list, you may be contacted with updates and information about Edmonton's next 10 years arts and heritage plan: 2029: Building Edmonton's Community Plan for Arts and Heritage.

Additionally, any information you submit on this website may be used as feedback to inform the recommendations in Edmonton's next 10 year arts and heritage plan: 2029: Building Edmonton's Community Plan for Arts and Heritage.

You may withdraw your consent for us to contact you, for the continued collection, use, or disclosure of your information, at any time, by contacting us at:, calling (780) 424-2787, or mailing us at:

Edmonton Arts Council

10440 108 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB

T5H 3Z9 Canada


We may disclose your personal information if we are required by law to do so. 


All stories displayed on the YEG Culture Map are submitted from the public. While we do moderate submissions, no submissions are representative of the views, values, or opinions of the Edmonton Arts Council or Edmonton Heritage Council. 

When you click on links on our website, they may direct you away from our site. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements.

If you click through to our website from a third-party advertisement, no personal information is being collected. Your click-throughs are being counted to measure effectiveness of ad placements. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of the third-party websites for which you clicked through to our website from.


We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it.


If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information we have about you, register a complaint, or simply want more information, contact

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