Water Department Privacy Policy

Summary


The East Orange Water Commission website exists to ensure that the public has access to appropriate data and information in possession of the Water Commission. At the same time, there are exceptions to the disclosure of data and information dictated by State and Federal laws. These exceptions include the privacy of individuals.

During your visit to the East Orange Water Commission website, information that is not readily identifiable to an individual (non-personal in nature) may be automatically collected and stored.

Only personal information that is voluntarily provided, through such activities as sending an email or submitting an online form, may be collected. If you choose not to participate in these activities, your choice will in no way affect your ability to use any other feature of the East Orange Water Commission website.

We strive to protect personally identifiable information by collecting only information necessary to deliver our services.
If you have any questions or suggestions about this website, the East Orange Water Commission, or our products, services or privacy practices, please contact us at:
East Orange Water Commission
Attention: Customer Service
99 South Grove Street
East Orange, NJ 07018
Phone: 973-266-8869
Email

Public Disclosure

We strive to protect personally identifiable information by collecting only information necessary to deliver our services. All information that may be collected at this site becomes public record that may be subject to inspection and copying by the public, unless an exemption in law exists. For instance, if personal information is requested or volunteered, East Orange Water Commission rules and regulations or the Federal Privacy Act of 1974 may protect it from disclosure.

In the event of a conflict between this Privacy Policy and any applicable law governing the disclosure or protection of information, the governing law will dictate the action to be taken by the East Orange Water Commission.



Purpose of Policy


This privacy policy has been established to address:
  • How private information is held
  • How it will be used
  • Under what conditions this information may be shared or released to another party
  • What personal information about visitors is collected on this site

Your Agreement with the Policy as Described


By Accessing or using this website, you acknowledge that you have read, understand and consent to the Privacy Practices and to the uses and disclosures of information that we collect about you as described in this privacy policy.
If you do not agree to or understand any or all of these terms, please do not use this website or visit any pages herein.

Changes to Policy


From time to time, we may change our privacy practices because of changes in relevant and applicable legal or regulatory requirements or our business practices, and/or because of an attempt to better serve your needs and those of our other customers. Notice of such changes to our privacy practices will be posted on this website.

Corrections


You may access all your personally identifiable information that we collect online and maintain by contacting us.
You may correct factual errors in your personally identifiable information by contacting us.
To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identify before granting access or making corrections.