FOIA (Freedom of Information Act)

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT (FOIA)

Overview
Under the Illinois Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), full access to the District’s public records is available to any person upon written request. Written requests for public records may be made via e-mail or may be submitted by personal delivery, mail, or telefax directed to the District’s Freedom of Information Officer. Individuals making a request are not required to state a reason for the request other than to identify when the request is for commercial purpose or when requesting a fee waiver.
 
Requests for Records
Requests for records should be directed as follows.

Mail:
FOIA Officer – Jennifer Nimke 
Glenview School District 34
1401 Greenwood Road
Glenview, IL 60025
 
Email:
jnimke@glenview34.org 
 
Fax:
847-998-5094
 
Responding to Requests
The Freedom of Information Officer or designee shall approve all requests for public records unless:
  1. The requested material does not exist;
  2. The requested material is exempt from inspection and copying by the Freedom of Information Act; or
  3. Complying with the request would be unduly burdensome.
Within 5 business days after receipt of a request for access to a public record, the Freedom of Information Officer shall comply with or deny the request, unless the time for response is extended as specified in Section 3 of FOIA.