Pursuant to the state open records law 5 Ill. Comp. Stat. 140/1 to 140/11.6, I write to request access to and a copy of the below-listed documents submitted in connection with the following license:
Liquor license number 1A-1143455 (Licensee: GEIL LESSEE LLC), Hearth Restaurant/The Homestead, 1625 Hinman Avenue, Evanston, IL 60201.
The following are the documents I am requesting in connection with each of the above license: Full original liquor license application plus every renewal application to date, including all documents submitted in connection with the application:
- Articles of Organization;
- Financial Disclosure Forms:
- LLC Formations;
- Operating Agreements;
- Partnership Agreements;
- Lease Agreements;
- Organizational Charts;
- Property Real Estate Information;
- All other documents required for submission in connection with the liquor license application. If your agency does not maintain these public records, please let me know who does and include the proper custodian's name and address.
In order to determine my status to assess fees, please note that this FOIA request is submitted on behalf of a not-for-profit organization that would not gain any commercial benefit from the requested information.
If you choose to deny this request, please provide a written explanation for the denial including a reference to the specific statutory exemption(s) upon which you rely. Also, please provide all segregable portions of otherwise exempt material.
I agree to pay any reasonable copying and postage fees of not more than $100. If the cost would be greater than this amount, please notify me before copying. If possible, please send records in a machine-readable format and electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank you for your assistance.