Requests for Public Records
The Oak Lawn Park District maintains comprehensive Rules and Regulations implementing the Illinois Freedom of Information Act (the “FOIA Rules”), which provide procedures, instructions, and forms for obtaining District public records. For general information about the Park District's FOIA guidelines, please see our Municiple Directory 2022.pdf
All requests to inspect, copy, or certify public records must be submitted to the District in writing.
The District will review all written requests in any form. The District will respond to each written request to inspect, copy, or certify public records in a manner consistent with the Illinois Freedom of Information Act. Copies of public records will be provided upon payment of a copying fee, if applicable, as provided in Section IV of the FOIA Rules. If requested, copies of public records will be mailed after the District receives payment of the actual cost of postage and copying.
Requests and other communications regarding District records relating to a request to inspect, copy, or certify public records, all requests for copies of the FOIA Rules, and all requests for any other information relating to the District’s implementation of the Illinois Freedom of Information Act must be directed to:
Freedom of Information Officer
Oak Lawn Park District
9400 S. Kenton
Oak Lawn, IL 60453