ILLINOIS FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT
The City of Wilmington maintains full compliance with the Freedom of Information Act (5 ILCS 140/1 et seq.). As such, we have designated a FOIA officer who completes a yearly training in order to fulfill all requests within the timelines set forth by law.
FOIA Request Form - City of Wilmington
FOIA Request Form - Wilmington Police Department
City of Wilmington
Hayley Henke, Executive Secretary
1165 S. Water Street
Wilmington, IL 60481
815 476-2175 ext. 224
If the deputy city clerk is not available during the times described above, the city administrator is designated as the deputy FOIA officer to whom requests are to be made.
Requests may be submitted by mail, email, fax or in person.
FOIA officers will maintain a list of all records requested as well as the current fee schedule for copies.
In the event that a request to inspect city records is denied by the FOIA officer, the denial may be appealed to the Public Access Counselor of the State of Illinois.