The Village has five (5) business days, after its receipt, to respond to your FOIA request, as stated in Section 3(d) of the Act (5 ILCS 140/3(d)). Pursuant to Section 3(e) of the Act (5 ILCS 140/3(e)), the time period for the Village to respond to a FOIA request may be extended for an additional five (5) business days.

Please be advised that effective January 1, 2010, when the reproduced and/or copied material responsive to a FOIA request exceeds fifty (50) pages of black and white, letter or legal size paper, the Village may charge $0.15 per page of reproduced and/or copied material for each page in excess of fifty (50) pages. Such charges are reasonably calculated to reimburse the Village for its actual costs for reproducing and/or certifying public records and for the use, by any person, of the equipment of the Village to copy records. 5 ILCS 140/6(b). Actual cost will be charged for other documents not of standard size and/or for the recording medium (examples: thumb drive, CD, DVD, etc.)

Submit all requests to:


Village of McCook
FOIA Officer, Clerk’s Office
5000 Glencoe Avenue
McCook, IL 60525
Fax to: 708-447-2584

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Request for Public Records

5000 Glencoe Avenue  Mc Cook, Il 60525      |      Phone: 708-447-9030      |      Fax: 708-447-2584      |      Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-4pm

Village of McCook