Request #19-904
  On Oct. 9, 2018, at 9:36 am., Hitesh Desai wrote an email to Sharone Levy, Senior Counsel at Chapman and Cutler, LLP. The subject line of the email is “Use of Donations”. The content of the email asks “Sharon, [sic] can I use money from Friends of the Robert Crown towards debt service payment or only construction in early 2019?” Pursuant to FOIA, I request Sharone Levy’s unredacted response in an electronic format. The response is time stamped at 12:53 pm on Oct. 9, 2019. Thank you.



August 7, 2019 via web


August 14, 2019


Information Technology (IT), Legal


Nancy Sreenan





Point of Contact

Devon Reid

Request Closed   Hide Public

Fufilled - Attorney-client privilege communication redacted

The request for correspondence has been granted, except the document(s) which contain e-mail or memorandum correspondence between attorney and client is privileged communication, thus withheld under Section 7(1)(m) of the Illinois FOIA law.  The communication redacted is that between the City and its outside bond counsel.  The communication seeks legal advice and legal advice is given, therefore said communication is privileged and withheld.  Both the City and outside counsel have not waived this privilege.  Additionally, communication is withheld pursuant to 5 ILCS 140/7(1)(f) as a draft or opinion not made to the public.

You have the right to file a request for review of the response by contacting the Public Access Counselor of the Illinois Attorney General at 500 South 2nd Street, Springfield, Illinois 62706, or by telephone at (217) 558-0486. In addition, you have the right to seek judicial review of this denial.

August 14, 2019, 3:48pm by Alexandra Ruggie, Assistant City Attorney
Document(s) Released to Requester Public
19-904 REDACTED.pdf
August 14, 2019, 3:46pm by Alexandra Ruggie, Assistant City Attorney
Department Assignment Public
Added: Information Technology (IT), Legal.
August 12, 2019, 9:48am by Eduardo Gomez, Deputy City Clerk
Request Opened Public
Request received via web
August 7, 2019, 3:17pm