FOIA Contact Information by Department

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All FOIA requests must be submitted directly to the appropriate City Department.  Below is a list of City Departments with their contact information and a link to each Department's FOIA page.

Please remember to include the name, mailing address, and daytime phone number of the requestor, along with a description of the records being requested.

Department Name FOIA Email Address
Mayor's Office
Administrative Hearings
Animal Care and Control
Assets, Information and Services
Board of Ethics
Budget & Management
Business Affairs & Consumer Protection
Chicago Public Library
City Clerk
City Council Committees
City Treasurer
Cultural Affairs and Special Events
Emergency Management & Communication
Family & Support Services
Housing (DPD processes both DPD’s and DOH’s FOIA requests)
Human Relations
Human  Resources
Civilian Office of Police Accountability
Inspector General's Office
License Appeal Commission
Mayor's Office
Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities
Planning and Development
Police Board
Public Safety Administration
Procurement Services
Streets & Sanitation
Water Management

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