Freedom of Information Act


The Freedom of Information Act is a Michigan Statute that gives the public the rights to documents regarding the affairs of government, public officials, and public employees.  Under the Act, a person has the right to inspect, copy, or receive copies of “public records” of a “public body.”

To make a Freedom of Information Act request, you can call the City Clerk at (989) 426-9231 Ext. 11, email the City Clerk at or print & complete the FOIA request form below and return it to City Hall.

There are also charges that are associated with the Freedom of Information Act requests. You may view the FOIA Itemization form below.

FOIA Policy
FOIA Procedures and Guidelines
FOIA Request Form