Privacy Policy Effective January, 1 2015 The Town of North Branford ("North Branford") is pleased to provide information to all of its visitors about its online privacy policy. Please be assured that North Branford uses its best efforts to protect the privacy of visitors to this web site. Types of Information We Collect and How It Is Used North Branford only gathers personal information, such as, first and last names, addresses and email addresses, when voluntarily submitted by you. For example, personal information may be collected from you in order to get your feedback on our web sites and our products or to enter you in one of our contests or sweepstakes. Sharing of Personal Information North Branford will not share personal information without your explicit consent. North Branford does not sell, transfer or disclose personal information to third parties. However, with your permission, we will, on occasion send marketing information on behalf of one of our business partners about products or services they provide that may be of interest to you. You may be asked if you wish to receive marketing materials from North Branford business partners. If you elect to receive such materials, North Branford will not share your personal information with such partners but rather will send a mailing or email on behalf of the partners. North Branford reserves the right to use or disclose any information as needed to satisfy any law, regulation or legal request, to protect the integrity of the site, to fulfill your requests, or to cooperate in any law enforcement investigation or an investigation on a matter of public safety. Access You are in control of any personal information you provide to us on-line. If at any time, you would like to correct the personal information we have about you or if you would like to change your preferences for contacts from us or on behalf of our business partners, you can let us know by contacting us at the email or postal address listed below. Cookies "Cookies" are pieces of information that a web site transfers to an individual's hard drive for record-keeping purposes. Cookies allow the web site to remember important information that will make your use of the site more convenient. Like most web sites, North Branford may use cookies for a variety of purposes in order to improve your on-line experience. For example, we track the total number of visitors to our site on an anonymous aggregate basis. We may also employ cookies so that we remember you when you return to the site, to keep track of the items in your shopping cart if you purchase merchandise online, to administer certain contests and sweepstakes and to help customize your North Branford web experience. We may associate personal information with a cookie file in those instances. Use the options in your web browser if you do not wish to receive a cookie or if you wish to set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie. Click on the "Help" section of your browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences. If you disable all cookies, you may not be able to take advantage of all the features of this web site. Links to Other Sites We may offer links to sites that are not operated by North Branford. If you visit one of these linked sites, you should review their privacy and other policies. We are not responsible for the policies and practices of other companies, and any information you submit to those companies is subject to their privacy policies. Changes to our Privacy Policy This privacy policy is effective as of January, 1 2015. From time to time, it may be necessary for North Branford to change this privacy policy. If we change our policy, we will post the revised version here, so we suggest that you check here periodically for the most up-to-date version of our privacy policy. Rest assured, however, that any changes will not be retroactively applied and will not alter how we handle previously collected information. How to Contact Us If you have any questions about our Internet Privacy Policy, please contact us at: Town Of North Branford 909 Foxon Rd. North Branford, CT 06471 (203) 484-6000 or e-mail us at: townmanager@townofnorthbranfordct.com