Borough of High Bridge

Privacy Policy

Respecting user privacy over the Internet is of utmost importance to us. This privacy policy describes the current policies and practices about personal and anonymous data collected by the High Bridge Borough through our website

The term “Personal Data” refers to personally identifiable information, such as your name, email address, phone number and mailing address.

In general, you can visit our website without telling us who you are or providing any information about yourself. In some areas of our website, forms have been designed to perform specific functions for you. Within these forms we may ask you to provide information that will enable us to process a request, answer questions or to contact you.

This Privacy Policy applies to Data submitted by you and/or collected by us via this website.



Information, including but not limited to Personal Data, that we collect will not be sold, rented, lent, exchanged or used by an individual or entity other than the assigned people responsible for processing the information. This includes, for example, the information you provide when you contact us via our email form.

We use the Personal Data you provide for the purposes for which it was originally collected, for example, to respond to your email or to provide the information or services you requested.

We may also use Personal Data to help us improve the content and functionality of our website, to better understand the needs and interests of the people and organizations that use our website, and to improve our programs and services. This Personal Data may be used to contact you in the future to tell you about information and/or events relating to High Bridge Borough.

Unless we have your permission or are otherwise required by law to release, the Personal Data provided by you online will be only used to contact you regarding services in which you applied; with other third parties who act on our behalf to further process or analyze the data or protect the security or integrity of our databases or our website.

We, and others with whom we share your Personal Data, may retain your Personal Data on file to better serve you. Any destruction of Personal Data will be done in a manner consistent with the intent of this policy.



In addition to the Personal Data you provide when you use our website, we use technology to collect anonymous information about the use of our website. For example, we use technology such as, Google Analytics, to track how many visitors access our website, the date and time of their visit, the length of their stay, and which pages they view. We also use technology to determine which web browsers our visitors use and the address from which they accessed the site.

This technology does not identify you personally. It simply enables us to compile statistics about our visitors and their use of our website. We use this anonymous data and may share it with third parties for various reasons; for example, to improve the content and functionality of our website, to better understand the needs and interests of our visitors, to improve our programs and services.



To collect the anonymous data described in the preceding paragraph, we may use temporary “cookies”. Cookies by themselves cannot be used to discover the identity of the user. A cookie is a small piece of information that is sent to your browser and stored on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies do not damage your computer. You can set your browser to notify you when you receive a cookie. This enables you to decide if you want to accept it or not. Our Websites only use temporary or “session” cookies. These “session” cookies expire when you delete your browser cache.



Information on this site may include embedded content (e.g. calendars, videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

We use Constant Contact services to send information by email.

Our forms are protected by Google reCAPTCHA (privacy and terms).



If you have an account on this site, or have submitted a contact form, you can request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.



If you have any questions about this privacy policy or concerns about the way we use Personal Data, please contact us.

Phone: 908.638.6455

Borough of High Bridge
97 West Main Street
High Bridge, NJ 08829



We are continually improving and adding new functionality and features to our website. Because of these ongoing changes, changes in the law, and the changing nature of technology, we may revise this Privacy Policy from time to time. When the Policy changes, we will post a dated notice in this Policy informing you that a change has been made. The Privacy Policy was last updated on April 29, 2020.