Freedom of Information Act
Much of the information you may be looking for is already accessible through the Aurelius Township website. The Michigan Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), MCL 15.231-15.246, provides for public access to certain public records, permits the charging of prescribed fees and deposits, and provides remedies and penalties for non-compliance. A person has a right to inspect, copy, or receive copies of certain requested public records. Some public records are permitted or required not to be disclosed. The township is a public body that must comply with the FOIA. The township has established the following Procedures and Guidelines, terms have the same meaning as defined in the FOIA. A complete copy of the FOIA is available on the Michigan Legislature's website at www.legislature.mi.gov.
FOIA Written Public Summary
FOIA Procedure and Guidelines
Sample FOIA Request Form - Attachment A
FOIA Sample Certificate of Non-Existence of Public Record - Attachment B
FOIA Detailed Itemization of Fees - Attachment C