All ranks and bans will be reset. It will essentially be an entirely new server but with the previous prison and much more new features. Donor ranks will be reset too. Considering it's been 16 months since we've had one, I'd say it's safe to say they've expired.
This has been addressed already. It is essentially a new server. If this makes you not want to play, then don't play. Donor ranks are not up for negotiation.