OAKLAND WEB SITE  PRIVACY  POLICY

Introduction: 

Welcome to the Town of Oakland’s web site.  Individuals who visit this site are important to us.  Because visitors to our site are important, we do not capture personal information about them without their permission.  We endeavor to collect only the minimum amount of information needed to provide information and services about the Town of Oakland.

Public Disclosure:

All information collected on this web site will be treated the same as any written communication and is subject to the confidentiality and public disclosure provisions of  State law found in Chapter 13 of Title 1 of the Maine Revised Statutes.  Records will be retained in accordance with deposition statements.

Personal Information:

Personally identifiable information will not be collected unless you voluntarily send an e-mail message or fill out and send an online form.  This information will be considered to be voluntarily provided and will be treated in the same manner as information provided in written form.  Your choice not to engage in these activities will not impair your ability to browse our web sites; however, it may impair your ability to utilize some of our online services and information.

When personal information is collected on the web site and is stored by the Town of Oakland, it is kept in a secure location where it is accessible only to authorized

Identifiable personal information may include, but is not limited to:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Password
  • E-Mail Address
  • Phone Numbers
  • Social Security Number

or any combination of data that could be used to identify you such as your birth date, zip code, etc.

This information will not be shared, unless allowed by law.

Statistical Information:

We may collect some or all of the following information about visitors who view or download information from our websites: