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City Request Form for Inspection or Copying of Public Records
Police Department Request Form for Inspection or Copying of Public Records
City of East Peoria
401 W Washington Street
East Peoria, Illinois 61611
Information Posted in Compliance with the
Illinois Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
Summary of Purpose: The City of East Peoria promotes and protects the health, safety, and welfare of its citizens and all of the general public while encouraging social progress, economic development, and recreational opportunities within the City.
Total Operating Budget: $68,113,713.00 (May 1, 2018 – April 30, 2019 Fiscal Year)
Location of Offices:
City Hall, 401 W Washington Street, East Peoria, Illinois 61611
Mayor’s Office, City Clerk’s Office, Treasurer’s Office, Administrative Offices, Water Department Billing, Planning and Zoning Department, Buildings and Inspections (Code Enforcement and Commercial and Residential Inspections), Information Technology Department, Human Resources Department, and Housing Authority
Council Chambers in the Civic Complex, 401 W Washington Street, East Peoria, Illinois 61611
Eastport Marina, 701 Mariners Way, East Peoria, Illinois 61611
EastSide Centre, One EastSide Drive, East Peoria, Illinois 61611
EastSide Centre; Department of Tourism & Special Events; and Festival of Lights
Festival Building, 2200 E Washington Street, East Peoria, Illinois 61611
Public Safety Building, 201 W Washington Street, East Peoria, Illinois 61611
Fire Department, Police Department, Telecommunications
Public Works Department, 2232 E Washington Street, East Peoria, Illinois 61611
Street, Vehicle Maintenance, Water, Solid Waste, Waste Water
Facilities Maintenance, 101 Commercial Drive, East Peoria, Illinois 61611
Approximate Number of Employees:
Full-Time Employees: 180 Part-Time Employees: 90
City Council: Mayor David W. Mingus, Commissioner Daniel S. Decker, Commissioner Gary R. Densberger, Commissioner Timothy J. Jeffers, and Commissioner John P. Kahl.
BOARDS, COMMISSIONS, AND COMMITTEES: Boards and Commissions.pdf
City of East Peoria Organizational Chart.pdf
City of East Peoria
FOIA Request Information:
Method for Requesting Public Information and Records: General requests should be made in the City Clerk’s office in City Hall (401 W. Washington Street, East Peoria). Certain records may also be requested from the specific department which maintains the requested records, such as the Police Department. Depending on the type of information and records being requested, your request may need to be reviewed by City officials or may not be immediately provided.
FOIA Officers for the City of East Peoria:
City Clerk / City Hall: Morgan Cadwalader (309-698-4715) – Primary Contact; Lisa Pickerill (309-698-4715) or Teresa Durm (309-698-4715) - Secondary Contacts
Police Department: Brian Despines and Lisa Kelch (309-698-4700)
Fee For Obtaining Copies of Records: The first 50 regular copies are provided to the requester at no cost. For any number of copies exceeding 50 pages, a copying fee of $0.15 per page will be charged for any document requests. Other types of records, and the related fee, may be available upon request. If a fee will be required, the fee must be paid prior to receiving the requested documents or information.
View types and Categories of Records (FOIA).pdf
View Boards and Commissions.pdf
View City of East Peoria Organizational Chart.pdf
Request for Inspection or Copying of Public Records
The City of East Peoria will respond to the request within five (5) working days starting one day after the request date unless one or more of the seven (7) reasons for an extension of time provided for in Section 3(e) of the Act are invoked by the City.
Open this request form, fill it out and click on the Submit button to submit a FOIA request electronically.