8310c Operations_Denials of Freedom of Information Act Request

Section 5 of the Wisconsin Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) states that written denials, in whole or in part, for
information requested under the Freedom of Information Act must include "a full explanation of the requesting
person's right to seek judicial review." This explanation must include a notification of the person's potential "right to
receive attorney fees and damages."
On ________________, the District received your request under the Freedom of Information Act for
We regret that we must deny your request for this material for the reason(s) that:
(Be sure to give an explanation of all reasons for denying the request. Include as many reasons for denial as can
reasonably be claimed since reasons which are relied on later but which are not stated in the denial letter may be
determined to have been raised in an untimely fashion.)
If certain information contained in a public record which you have decided to disclose is being separated or deleted,
the statute requires that a description of that separated or deleted information be included.
Approved/Adopted:  July 13, 2009
Sharon Weinstock,
Aug 3, 2011, 11:58 AM