Privacy Policy

Regarding information collected via this Web site:

The Mount Beacon Incline Railway Restoration Society ("the Society") adheres to the highest ethical standards in gathering, using, and safeguarding information submitted via this Web site. The Society does not rent, sell, or exchange information submitted via this website, and use of such information is restricted to the Society for marketing purposes.

The Society limits access to information collected via this website to those staff members who require the information to carry out their business functions; all staff are educated about practices and policies to safeguard that information, and those policies are carefully enforced.

Other than our public acknowledgements of support, contributor information collected via this website is rigorously protected. Additionally, we provide all contributors with the option to remain publicly anonymous in their giving to the Society.

The Society protects all online credit card transactions and personal information with appropriate security safeguards. Your personal payment information is encrypted by SSL technology.

Third parties that support the Society must agree to safeguard information in the same manner as does the Society. Only third parties that require information collected via this website in order to support the Society are provided with such information.

The Society gathers only the information necessary to continue its mission.

The Society makes all reasonable efforts to accurately and securely maintain information collected via the website. The Society monitors and adopts applicable technologies designed to aid in the accuracy and security of information gathered via this website.

Information is collected only when visitors to the site voluntarily provide it. Visitors to this site who do not wish for their personally identifiable information to be collected are asked not to provide such information.

Information submitted via this website may be stored and used by the Society to better understand the needs of visitors to the site, to inform visitors of offers that may be of interest to them, and to improve the ongoing restoration of the Mount Beacon Incline Railway.

If you have provided your E-mail address and wish to remove it from the Society's mailing lists, please send an E-mail message to info@inclinerailway.org. The Society will make all reasonable efforts to delete your E-mail from existing files.

The Society has no intention of collecting information from children that may be personally identifiable, including names, addresses, telephone numbers, or E-mail addresses; children are asked not to submit such information. If a child has provided the Society with personally identifiable information, the child's parent should request that the child's information be removed from existing files.

This website may collect information that is NOT personally identifiable from any visitor to the site, including the visitor's operating system, browser, domain name, and the specific web pages on the Society's website that the visitor accesses. Such information is used to improve the Society's website.

Visitors to the Mt. Beacon Incline Railway Restoration Society's website are informed that the Society may store some information on a visitor's computer in the form of a "cookie" or similar file. These files allow the Society to tailor its web site to reflect the visitors listed or historical preferences. Most web browsers notify a user when such a file is stored and allow the user to erase or block such files in his/her computer per the browser's instructions.