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Website & Privacy Policy

About this Website

This Website & Privacy Policy covers the North RIdge Citizens' Association and its website:  www.northridgecitizens.org.

The purpose of the North Ridge Citizens Association (NRCA) website is to provide information about NRCA activities, issues, meetings and events. The website also contains information for North Ridge residents on area services and attractions, including Alexandria City government and other sources of information deemed appropriate and useful by NRCA membership. This may include information on businesses that are located in the NRCA area, or businesses that support the NRCA and its events/work. The NRCA website may provide links to other websites that also serve this purpose. However, NRCA is not responsible for, and does not endorse or support, the information listed on any linked website.

The NRCA website does not carry advertisements or solicit businesses for this purpose.

NRCA makes no assertions or claims as to the safety of this site, or of third party sites. NRCA assumes no responsibility, nor does it endorse, control, or guarantee any aspect of the use of linked sites.

Collection of Personal Information

NRCA does not collect any personally identifiable information from non-registered users. NRCA does not sell or share any personal information with third parties, as we currently do not collect this type of information.

However, some anonymous information about your computer hardware and software is automatically collected when you visit the NRCA website. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This information is used by NRCA solely to operate this website and maintain its quality, as well as to provide general statistics/web traffic information to NRCA.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through the submission of news postings, emails to NRCA or other voluntary means, this information may be collected and used by NRCA for the purpose of providing feedback to members and/or updating the website.

NRCA will disclose specific user information without notice if required to do so by law, or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law, or comply with legal process served against NRCA or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of NRCA; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of this website, or the public.

Linking Policy for the NRCA Website

The following criteria is used in determining whether to grant requests for NRCA website links. If a particular request does not fit any of the following criteria, the NRCA Board will decide whether to approve the request. NRCA will approve the requested website link if it serves the general purpose of the NRCA website.

The NRCA website may provide links to websites that meet the following criteria:

  • Governmental and educational institutions, offices and representatives, particularly information at the City/neighborhood level
  • Non-commercial organizations that provide services of interest to the residents of the North Ridge community
  • Generally recognized community organizations
  • Organizations providing information about art, cultural, and sporting activities in Alexandria
  • Entities that support NRCA through sponsorship of NRCA activities or financial contributions to NRCA


The NRCA website will not provide links to websites designed for the following purposes:

  • Candidates for local, state, or federal office
  • Political organizations, or other organizations advocating a policy position on a local, state, or federal issue
  • Religious organizations or leaders
  • Corporate or other for-profit organizations, unless they fit any of the criteria stated above, or there is a compelling community benefit to doing so
  • Individual or personal home pages, unless approved in advance by NRCA


Site Content Restrictions

NRCA and its website administrator(s) will not post or permit the posting of the following:

  • Material that may be considered pornographic or offensive (unsuitable for public viewing)
  • Material that may be considered discriminatory against any individual or group on the basis of race, gender, age, religion or ethnic origin

Changes to this Statement

NRCA reserves the right to amend or update this Website & Privacy Policy to reflect member feedback or association policies.

Contact Information

NRCA welcomes your comments regarding this Website & Privacy Policy. If you would like to make a comment or complaint regarding this policy, please email the Webmaster at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .