Request #19-1121
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I'd like to request:


1. Total number of City of Evanston FOIA requests made through nextrequest from 2015 to 2019.


2.  Within the requests totaled from #1 above, the number of request denied (in full or in part) 

by Law Department staff (or at their direction)
that did not list the Law Dept staff member’s name and title/position within the denial to the requestor


Received

October 3, 2019 via web


Due

October 17, 2019


Departments

Clerk


Requester

Samantha Handler

Documents

Public

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Staff

Point of Contact

Devon Reid

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Denied: Partial

Your Request has been denied in part. The records for which Your Request is denied and granted are detailed below:

 (a) Your Request is denied as to the following records (the “Specified Records”):

Total number of requests denied (in full or in part) by Law Department staff (or at their direction). We do not have the ability to determine which FOIA's have been denied by Law Department staff without reviewing each request individually. Furthermore, the FOIA statute does not require an organization to create new reports. 

(b) Your Request is granted in part as the following records (the “Approved Records”):

Total number of FOIA requests made through next request from 2015 to 2019: 4,272

You have a right to appeal this decision within 60 days to Sarah Pratt, Acting Public Access Counselor, Office of the Illinois Attorney General, 500 S. 2nd Street, Springfield, Illinois 62706, (phone number 1-877-299-FOIA) or to seek judicial review under Section 11 of FOIA, 5 ILCS 140/11.

        

October 17, 2019, 4:48pm by Eduardo Gomez, Deputy City Clerk
Request Reopened Public
October 17, 2019, 4:47pm by Eduardo Gomez, Deputy City Clerk
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Denied: Partial

Your Request has been denied in part. The records for which Your Request is denied and granted are detailed below:

 (a) Your Request is denied as to the following records (the “Specified Records”):

Total number of requests denied (in full or in part) by Law Department staff (or at their direction). We do not have the ability to determine which FOIA's have been denied by Law Department staff without reviewing each request individually. Furthermore, the FOIA statute does not require an organization to create new reports. 

(b) Your Request is granted in part as the following records (the “Approved Records”):

You have a right to appeal this decision within 60 days to Sarah Pratt, Acting Public Access Counselor, Office of the Illinois Attorney General, 500 S. 2nd Street, Springfield, Illinois 62706, (phone number 1-877-299-FOIA) or to seek judicial review under Section 11 of FOIA, 5 ILCS 140/11.

        

October 17, 2019, 4:46pm by Eduardo Gomez, Deputy City Clerk
Due Date Changed Public
10/17/2019 (was 10/10/2019). 5 DAY EXTENSION
October 10, 2019, 4:48pm by Eduardo Gomez, Deputy City Clerk
Department Assignment Public
Clerk
October 3, 2019, 1:48pm
Request Opened Public
Request received via web
October 3, 2019, 1:48pm