Privacy Policy

Your right to privacy is important to the City of Northampton. Therefore, the City does not collect personal identifying information from users of its website unless it is voluntarily supplied. In situations where personal or identifying information is collected (i.e. email messages, voluntary mailing lists), this information will not be released unless required to do so by the Massachusetts Public Record Law. With certain exceptions, e-mails and letters to City officials and departments are public documents under State law.

When you visit the City of Northampton web site, non-personal data about your visit may be automatically collected. This may include information such as:

  • IP address and domain name
  • Operating system
  • Type of browser
  • Date, time and length of visit
  • Web pages visited
  • Referring web site

For more information or to report inaccuracies or out-of-date material, please email the webmaster