The purpose of the statement is to inform users of this site with regard to the collection and use of personally identifiable information. Nothing herein should be construed to, nor does it, create any new or different rights than those available under existing state and federal laws. This policy only applies to information received through interaction between Village of Rye Brook and the public through the
Definition of Personally Identifiable Information
For the purposes of this statement, "personally identifiable information" means any information relating to an identified or identifiable individual who is the subject of the information. This includes information such as names, addresses, and credit card numbers.
Personally Identifiable Information Not Routinely Collected
Users are not required to provide personal information simply to visit
Personally Identifiable Information that May Be Subject to Public Disclosure
In the state of
Use, Collection and Retention of Personally Identifiable Information
The IP (Internet Protocol) addresses of computers used to visit
Some Village of Rye Brook applications create "cookies" to hold user information. These "cookies" are then sent to, and stored on, the user's computer. Any Village of Rye Brook application or Web page that uses "cookies" will identify itself as such. This information is handled in the same way as other personally identifiable information obtained by Village of Rye Brook. No user information will be gathered through the use of "cookies" except that which is required to run the specific application(s) being accessed by the user via the
Information Collected and Stored Automatically
If you do nothing during your visit but browse through the website, read pages, or download information, we will gather and store certain information about your visit automatically. This information does not identify you personally. We automatically collect and store only the following information about your visit:
We use this information to help us make our site more useful to visitors -- to learn about the number of visitors to our site and the types of technology our visitors use. We do not track or record information about individuals and their visits.
Use of Constituent E-mail Addresses
E-mail addresses obtained as a result of requests to
Various Web sites will be linked through Village of Rye Brook. This includes Web sites of other governmental agencies, as well as Web sites of private entities. Many of these sites may not be subject to the New York Code of Laws, or may operate under different privacy standards. Visitors to those Web sites are advised to check the privacy statements of those sites and be cautious about providing personally identifiable information without a clear understanding of how the information will be used.
For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.
Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this service are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.