Freedom of Information Act

How Can I Submit a FOIA Request?
District 142 has no specific FOIA request form. Requests should state that information is being sought under the Freedom of Information Act. Provide a brief description of the public records requested, being as specific as possible. Requests must be submitted in writing and can be either mailed to the below address or emailed to the Freedom of Information Officers:

Mailing Address: Forest Ridge Elementary School District 142 Attention: Freedom of Information Officer 15000 Laramie Avenue Oak Forest, IL 60452


What Happens After I Submit a Request?

The Illinois Freedom of Information Act requires agencies to respond within five business days of receipt of a request. An extension of time may be requested for reasons stated in 5ILCS 140/3(e)(i-vii).\