Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

The Illinois Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) allows members of the public to make requests for inspection of information regarding the affairs of government. It is the policy of Adams County to comply with the statute as set forth by the Illinois Attorney General pursuant to Illinois Freedom of Information Act,5 ILCS 140/1.

Each office responds to requests for information maintained by their office. Click on the link below to find out how to submit a FOIA request for each office.


Ambulance & EMS

County Clerk & Recorder of Deeds

Health Department

Highway Department

Regional Office of Education

Sheriff's Office 

Supervisor of Assessments