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Freedom of Information
Any citizen has the right obtain public records from a taxing body, by
filling out a Freedom of Information request.
Please note that Freedom of Information Requests are for public records only,
not for general information or inquiries.
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Public Information Request Form (effective 1-1-10)
Please fill out the form below, which will be sent to FOIA Officer Mary Heneghan in the Administration Department, 630-693-7510
Addison Receives 'A' Grade From Local Newspaper
During Sunshine Week
The Village of Addison scored an "A" Grade from Suburban Life Publications,
which publishes the Addison Press, in their test of local governments'
responsiveness to requests for public documents. The survey was conducted
as part of "Sunshine Week," led by the American Society of Newspaper Editors
during the third week of March, it is intended to increase awareness about the
public's right to know.
The newspaper surveyed 60 municipalities, requesting a copy of their December
2007 electric bill. The newspaper noted: "Addison was among the first
governments to respond, mailing out the information well within the seven-day