Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Requests

All FOIA questions should be directed to the FOIA Coordinator at
586-992-0710 x2237.  Click here for email (

Freedom Of Information Act Cost Policy

FOIA requests are filled by Macomb Township per the following procedures:
The cost of each request shall be limited to the actual duplication, mailing, clerical labor and review costs, including mileage when off site duplication is required. The per page cost $0.05.

Delivery Prior to Payment

Normally, we only give the requested documents to the person after receiving the payment. On occasion, a request will be received to have the documents mailed to the person prior to payment.

The FOIA coordinator must approve this. All requests will be reviewed on a case by case basis.
A conformation letter from requester (mail or fax) agreeing to the stated costs is required.