Privacy Policy

Website Privacy Policy:

Welcome to the Town of Bethel's website. 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 meet the purpose for which this site was created.  

Public Disclosure:

All information collected on the Bethel website will be treated the same as any written communication and is subject to the confidentiality and the public disclosure provisions of 1 MRSA Chapter 13.

Privacy Statement:

Personally identifiable information will not be collected unless you voluntarily send an e-mail message, fill out ad send an on-line form, or fill out personal information and send in a service online.

When personal information is stored by the Town of Bethel, it is kept in a secure location where it is accessible only to authorized employees and agents of the Town.

Privacy Statement:

E-mail messages, sent to the Town of Bethel, will be treated the same as any other written communication. They may be subject to public inspection or legal disclosure and may be saved for a period of time before they are destroyed. E-mail or other information requests sent to the Town website may be maintained in order to respond to the request, forward that request to the appropriate agency, or to provide the web designer with valuable customer feedback to assist in improving the site. E-mail addresses obtained as a result of a request to the Town site will not be sold or given to private companies for marketing purposes.

Any other information provided by a visitor at the request of the Town of Bethel, such as the completion and electronic filing of a form, will be considered to be voluntarily provided by the visitor and will be treated in the same manner as information provided in written form or in person during a visit to the agency. Information provided may be subject to public inspection and legal disclosure and may be saved for a period of time before it is destroyed.

This privacy policy does not apply to websites operated by third parties that you may access through a link from our website.

Changes of Policy/Statement:

We will post any substantive changes in this policy at least 30 days prior to the change taking effect. Any information collected under this current policy will remain bound by the terms of this privacy statement. After the changes take effect, all new information collected, if any, will be subject to the revised privacy statement.

Information Disclaimer:

The Town of Bethel has made reasonable efforts to ensure the accuracy of the information provided in this website.However, due to the possibility of unauthorized access, data transmission errors, changes to source material made since the last update to the site, or other human or mechanical errors, the information contained on this website should not be deemed reliable for legal purposes. Please contact the Town Manager of Bethel to verify the accuracy of the information.

Christine Landes
Bethel Town Manager