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What is FOIA and how to submit a request
The Freedom of Information Act is used to ensure that all persons are
entitled to full and complete information regarding the affairs of
government. Unless information falls within an express statutory exemption,
it must be disclosed under FOIA (5 ILCS140/3).
Considered a public body, the Winnebago Public Library must generally
comply with a request within 5 working days after receipt of the request, or
21 days if the request is for a commercial purpose. An extension of 5 days
may be permitted under certain circumstances.
Questions or requests should be submitted to the Winnebago Public Library
Designated FOIA Officers:
To: Freedom of Information Act Officer
210 North Elida Street, Winnebago, IL 61088
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