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Who we are

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What personal data we collect and why we collect it


We do not allow comments on our pages or posts.

Contact forms

Your privacy is important to us and at this site we will not attempt to collect any personal information. The Town of Smithfield will obtain only the information you provide when you visit this site. The use and dissemination by the Town of any information you provide is subject to the Rhode Island Public Records Law, the Rhode Island Fair Information Practices Act, and laws relating to the confidentiality of tax, wage reporting, and child support information. As a user of this website you need to be cognizant that with certain exceptions, emails and letters to Town officials and departments are public documentations and subject to the Rhode Island Public Records Law.


If you visit our web pages, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser. Cookie information contains items such as: browser type, mobile or computer, screen resolution, etc.

Content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content or links (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). 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.


Who we share your data with

We do not share our data with any third parties. Please see the section Content from Other Websites above.

How long we retain your data

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide only for the purpose that it was submitted. Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

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.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.