All requests to inspect, copy, or certify public records must be in writing, directed to the Village, and submitted via personal delivery, mail, fax, or other means available to the Village in accordance with Section 3(c) of the Freedom of Information Act.

Any request submitted must be in written form.  The Village prefers that a requestor use Request Form 1 (available for download below), but the Village will honor all requests lawfully submitted to the Village even if it is not submitted on the preferred form. Any FOIA written request submitted to the Village for a public record shall be deemed to be a FOIA request and treated accordingly.


Village Records- Georgine Cooper, FOIA Officer

Police Records – Lisa Borchardt, FOIA Officer


Island Lake FOIA Request Form

Island Lake FOIA Policy