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FOIA Contact Information by Department

City Hall Building

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
Board of Ethics
Budget & Management
Business Affairs & Consumer Protection
Chicago Public Library
City Clerk
City Treasurer
Cultural Affairs and Special Events
Emergency Management & Communication
Family & Support Services
Fleet and Facility Management
Human Relations
Human  Resources
Independent Police Review Authority
Innovation & Technology
Inspector General's Office
License Appeal Commission
Mayor's Office
Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities
Planning and Development
Police Board
Procurement Services
Streets & Sanitation
Water Management