(309) 266-5361 Village Hall - 120 North Main Street Morton, Illinois 61550

FOIA


The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) is a Illinois statute (5 ILCS 140) intended to increase the transparency and accountability of government at all levels.  Any person who wishes to inspect and/or obtain copies of public records from the Village of Morton must submit an FOIA request to the Village Clerk.  Requests for police documents are handled by the Police FOIA Officer located at the Police Department at 375 W. Birchwood and requests for fire department documents are handled by the Fire Department FOIA Officer located at 300 W. Courtland St.

FOIA Contacts

Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Request

  • The Village of Morton will respond to the above request within five (5) working days from the above date unless one or more of the seven (7) reasons for an extension of time provided for in Section 3(d) of the Act are invoked by the Village.