Village of Diamond

Open Government & FOIA

Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) – Inspection of Public Records Procedures.

The Freedom of Information Act, 5 ILCS 140/1 et seq., is the Illinois Statute governing the inspection of public records.

The Village Clerk’s Office maintains the centralized records of the Village.  Under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), all public records not exempt under Section 7 of the Act must be made available for inspection or copying.  In order to do this, a written request must be submitted to a Freedom of Information officer (see below).  Freedom of Information Act Request forms are available at Village  Hall or by clicking on the links below.  A Freedom of Information Officer will respond to the request within five business days.  Requests being made for commercial purposes will be responded to within 21 days.  Fees for the reproduction and certifying of the public records may be charged.  Any questions regarding the Freedom of Information Act or requests for public records should be directed to Village of Diamond Freedom of Information Officer listed below.

Village of Diamond
Attn: Village Clerk
1750 E Division St
Diamond, IL 60416
clerk@villageofdiamond.org
Phone: (815)634-8149 x110
Fax: (815)634-3149

FOI Request Form