FOIA Requests

Michigan’s freedom of Information Act (FOIA) provides the public the right to request, to inspect, and/or receive copies of public records, and to subscribe to regular issuances of public records (e.g. Council minutes, Planning Commission agendas, etc.).

It is the public policy of Michigan and The Village of Tekonsha that all persons (except those persons incarcerated in state or local correctional facilities) are entitled to full and complete information regarding the affairs of government and the official acts of those who represent them as public officials and public employees.  The people shall be informed so that they may fully participate in the democratic process. Consistent with the Michigan Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), Public Act 442 of 1976, the information contained on this web page is intended to assist the public understand the Freedom of Information Act; understand how to request public documents; and, understand any costs or fees associated with a request.

FOIA Forms

Public Summary of FOIA Procedures and Guidelines
Public Inspection of Records Policy
Request for Public Records Form
Notice to Extend Response Time for FOIA Request
Notice of Denial Form
Detailed Cost Itemization Form
Denial of Records Form
Appeal of Excess Fee Form
Complete Policy