PRIVACY POLICY

Your privacy is important to us.

We do not collect personal data from visits to our website nor do we share information about visitors to our website. Downtownhp.com is firmly committed to your privacy and the protection of your information. We only share general information (i.e. number of likes, number of views, etc.) with the business community of Downtown Highland Park and the City of Highland Park. No personal data is ever shared.

If you are on our mailing list, it is because your email address is listed with us as someone who has either (a) expressly shared this address for the purpose of receiving information by the web, or (b) you have registered or otherwise have an existing relationship with us.

We will not sell any information to any third parties regarding the visitors to our website or the people who choose to be associated with downtownhp.com.

Your (“user”) use of the Downtown Highland Park website (“Website”) is provided subject to the privacy terms and conditions contained herein. Please read these terms carefully as use of the Website constitutes acceptance of these terms and conditions.

1. Purpose: Downtown Highland Park (“DTHP”) is committed to maintaining the online privacy of visitors to this Website to the extent permitted by law. DTHP gathers information for management and statistical purposes and will not, without user’s consent, sell or share this information to any party, except in cases where it is legally obligated to disclose it, or if circumstances necessitate disclosure to protect the safety of user or that of the public.

2. General information Collected: DTHP collects non-personal information about visits to the Website (i.e. dates, browser types, technical Internet protocol data) from user logs, and refers to it in summary form to identify trends. The objective in tracking this type of information is to help make the Website more functional and practical for users. DTHP uses software programs to create summary statistics which are used for such purposes as assessing what information is of most and least interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas.

3. Personal information Collected: DTHP collects personal information if a user voluntarily provides it. During a visit to the Website, user may choose to participate in a survey, send email, or engage in some way. To complete the engagement, user may be asked to provide personal information such as name, address, or phone number. The user always has the option to decline participation in any activity or transaction that requires personal information. Opting out of a transaction will in no way affect user’s ability to browse, read or download general information provided on the Website. DTHP contracts with third parties to offer Internet-related services, and will discloses personal information provided by user to third parties in order to complete a transaction or ensure protection and security of the services provided. In all cases, DTHP strives to collect the minimum information necessary to comply with applicable law or provide the service requested.

4. Security Measures: DTHP has taken steps to safeguard the integrity of user data and prevent unauthorized access to information it maintains, including authentication, monitoring, auditing, and encryption. Security measures have been integrated into the design, implementation and day-to-day practices of the operating environment of the Website as part of its continuing commitment to risk management. These measures are designed and intended to prevent corruption of data, block unknown or unauthorized access to systems and information, and provide reasonable protection of private information in DTHP’s possession.

Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this Website are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.