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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 NameFOIA Email Address
Mayor's Office MOfoia@cityofchicago.org
311 311foia@cityofchicago.org
Administrative Hearings AHfoia@cityofchicago.org
Animal Care and Control ACCfoia@cityofchicago.org
Aviation CDAfoia@cityofchicago.org
Board of Ethics BOEfoia@cityofchicago.org
Budget & Management OBMfoia@cityofchicago.org
Buildings DOBfoia@cityofchicago.org
Business Affairs & Consumer Protection BACPfoia@cityofchicago.org
Chicago Public Library CPLfoia@chipublib.org
City Clerk ClerkFOIA@cityofchicago.org
Cultural Affairs and Special Events DCASEFOIA@cityofchicago.org
Emergency Management & Communication OEMCfoia@cityofchicago.org
Family & Support Services FSSfoia@cityofchicago.org
Finance DOFfoia@cityofchicago.org
Fire CFDfoia@cityofchicago.org
Fleet and Facility Management 2fmfoia@cityofchicago.org
Health CDPHfoia@cityofchicago.org
Human Relations CCHRfoia@cityofchicago.org
Human  Resources DHRfoia@cityofchicago.org
Independent Police Review Authority FOIA.Officer@iprachicago.org
Innovation & Technology DOITfoia@cityofchicago.org
Inspector General's Office IGOFOIA@chicagoinspectorgeneral.org
Law LAWfoia@cityofchicago.org
License Appeal Commission LACfoia@cityofchicago.org
Mayor's Office MOfoia@cityofchicago.org
Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities MOPDfoia@cityofchicago.org
Planning and Development DPDFOIA@cityofchicago.org
Police CPDfoia@chicagopolice.org
Police Board CPBfoia@cityofchicago.org
Procurement Services DPSfoia@cityofchicago.org
Streets & Sanitation DSSfoia@cityofchicago.org
Transportation CDOTfoia@cityofchicago.org
Water Management DWMfoia@cityofchicago.org