The boardwalk at Colony Park will be closed for replacement beginning Thu, Oct 25 and remain closed until further notice. Learn more about the Colony Park Management and Restoration Project

Freedom of Information Act

All requests for public records must be made in writing and submitted to the Park District FOIA Officer. The Freedom of Information Officer for the Elk Grove Park District is the Executive Administrative Assistant. A request form is available for download or at the the Administration Office, 499 Biesterfield Road. Requests must clearly state and contain the name, address, and telephone number of the requestor.

All requests for production of records can be submitted in writing or via email to:

Kathy Lydon, Chief FOIA Officer
Elk Grove Park District
499 Biesterfield Road
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
phone: 847-228-2869
fax: 847-228-3508

Fees for requests are as follows:

  • Black and white copies (letter or legal sized): First fifty (50) pages free, additional pages $0.15 per page
  • Audio Tape/Compact Disk/DVD: $5.00 per unit
  • Certification: $1.00 per document

Color copies or abnormal sized copies will be charged the actual cost of reproduction. The District may require the requester to disclose whether the request is for a commercial purpose or to decide whether to grant a fee waiver.

In accordance with the law, the Elk Grove Park District shall respond to all non-commercial requests within five (5) business days after its receipt. Responses to commercial requests will be provided within twenty-one (21) business days of receipt.

PA97-0609 Compliance Report

The information as required by this law is available at our principal office.

Elk Grove Park District
499 Biesterfield Road
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
phone: 847-690-1190

Ask for the Freedom of Information Officer