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
Joie Ziller, Executive Secretary
1165 S. Water Street
Wilmington, IL 60481
815 476-2175 ext. 228
- 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.