Policy for Links on our Web site

Links Policy

The purpose of the Town's Web site is to provide information about our government, services and helpful recources. The Town's Web site provides links to Web sites outside of our own Web site that also serve this same purpose. The Town of New Palestine is not responsible for and does not endorse the information on any linked Web site.

The following criteria will be used to decide whether to grant requests for Town Web site links. If a particular request does not fit any of the following criteria, the Town Council will decide whether to approve the request. The Town Council will approve the requested Web site link if it serves the general purpose of the Town's Web site.

The Town's Web site will provide links to Web sites for:

  • Governmental and Educational Institutions
  • Organizations with some relationship to the Town
    • Including but not limited to organizations contracting with the Town, organizations sponsoring Town activities or programs, and organizations participating in Town activities or programs
  • Generally recognized community organizations
  • Organizations providing information about art, cultrual, and sporting activities in the Town's area
  • Organizations providing information about employment opportunities in the Town's area

The Town's Web site will not provide links to Web sites for:

  • Candidates for local, state or federal offices
  • Political organizations or other organizations advocating a position on a local, state or federal issue
  • Corporate or other for-profit organizations unless they fit any of the criteria stated above
  • Individual or personal home pages