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|Allow Cookies||civicAllowCookies||This will remember that you are happy to allow cookies on our website. This cookie is set to expire after 3 months.|
|Graphic/text version||Maincss textcss (part of citrus CMS cookie||The maincss cookie is used to set your preference for viewing the graphical version of the website. The textcss cookie is used to set your preference for viewing the text only version of your website. This allows us to maintain your preference when navigating between pages. This cookie will expire once you have closed your session with our website, i.e., once you have closed your browser.|
|ASPSESSIONID (followed by random letters)||This is set by the web server to identify a user session. It is not used by the website. It is destroyed when your session is ended.|
|Google Analytics||-utma||This allows Google Analytics to determine unique visitors to our site. The cookie expires 2 years from initial creation or from update of cookie.||http://code.google.com...|
|Google Analytics||-utmb||This cookie is used to establish and continue a user session on our site. The cookie will expire 30 minutes from initial creation of from update of the cookie||http://code.google.com...|
|Google Analytics||-utmc||This is used in conjunction with the -utmb cookie to determine whether or not to establish a new session for the user. This cookie will expire once you have closed your session with our website (once you have closed your browser)||http://code.google.com...|
|Google Analytics||-utmz||This cookie is used by google to store where a visitor came from (search engine, search keyword, link). This cookie will expire 6 months from its initial creation or from update of cookie.
|Survey Submission||EssexFireSurvey||This cookie is set when a unique visitor enters a survey submission so that the website remembers not to show the survey again. This cookie expires 1 year from its initial creation.|