The Illinois Freedom of Information Act states “all persons are entitled to full and complete information regarding the affairs of government and official acts and policies of those who represent them as public officials and public employees consistent with the terms of this Act. Such access is necessary to enable the people to fulfill their duties of discussing public issues fully and freely, making informed political judgments and monitoring government to ensure that it is being conducted in the public interest.” 5 ILCS 140/1 Section 1.
The Morris Area Public Library shall make available public records to any person requesting information in compliance with the Freedom of Information Act. Please contact the Morris Area Public Library FOIA Officer for more information or to place a FOIA request. The officer can be contacted via email, phone at 630-942-6880 x119, or using the form below.