FOIA Requests

Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

To make a requests for public records, please provide: 

  • Your full name, address and phone number or email.
  • A brief description of the public records sought, being as specific as possible.
  • A statement as to whether the request is for inspection of public records, copies of public records or both.
  • A statement as to whether the records need to be certified.

Submit your requests in writing to:
Roberta Richter
Freedom of Information Officer
La Grange Public Library
10 West Cossitt Avenue
La Grange, Illinois 60525

Please note that some information is already available on the Library's website, including:

Board of Trustees
Agendas and Minutes
Library Board Policies

Annual Budgets

Annual Budget 2013-14
Annual Budget 2014-15
Annual Budget 2015-16
Annual Budget 2016-17
Annual Budget 2017-18
Annual Budget 2018-19
Annual Budget 2019-20
Annual Budget 2020-21
Annual Budget 2021-22

Illinois Public Library Annual Reports (IPLAR)

Annual Report 2013-14
Annual Report 2014-15
Annual Report 2015-16
Annual Report 2016-17
Annual Report 2017-18
Annual Report 2018-19
Annual Report 2019-20


Audit 2014-15
Audit 2015-16
Audit 2016-17
Audit 2017-18
Audit 2018-19
Audit 2019-20

Appropriation Resolution


In compliance with the Open Meetings Act, the Library does maintain a list of all employees whose total compensation package is greater than $75,000 per year. This list is available for inspection in the Administrative Offices of the Library, Monday through Friday, by appointment due to COVID-19 and remote working schedules.

For more information about FOIA requests, view the Library's Freedom of Information Act Policy.