Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
The City of Oglesby is a commission form of government. Elected officials include a mayor, commissioner of accounts and finance, commissioner of electric, commissioner of public health and safety and a commissioner of streets, water and wastewater. Appointed officials are city clerk, city attorney and chief of police. All serve 4-year terms.
The city functions by fund accounting with a $17 million operating budget. City offices are located at 110 E. Walnut St., Oglesby, IL 61348. All city records, ordinances, licenses, permits, payroll, utility billings, monies collected, city seal are obtained at City Hall.
There are approximately 28 full-time and 30 part-time employees. Appointed board members include inspectors, plan commission, park, police, E-911, zoning, design review and ambulance board members.
The public can request information and public records from the city clerk and assistant city clerk who are designated FOIA officers at 110 E. Walnut St., Oglesby, IL 61348. The first 50 pages are provided at no charge. Additional copies are 15 cents each.