FREEDOM OF INFORMATION REQUEST (FOIA)
Since 1967, the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) has provided the public the right to request access to records from any federal agency. It is often described as the law that keeps citizens in the know about their government. Federal agencies are required to disclose any information requested under the FOIA unless it falls under one of nine exemptions which protect interests such as personal privacy, national security, and law enforcement.
Freedom of Information Request Instructions and Form (FOIA)
HOMEOWNER BUOY APPLICATION
The following conditions and rules apply to the issuance of a Property Owner Buoy Placement Permit by the Fox Waterway Agency:
1. No person shall place buoy(s) in the Fox River / Chain of Lakes waterway without having first obtained a Buoy Placement Permit from Fox Waterway Agency. Only Fox Waterway Agency – issued buoys shall be placed in the Waterway.
2. An application for a buoy placement… (continue reading the rules and conditions in the attached document).
Homeowner Buoy Application and Rules
Army Corps of Engineers
Department of Natural Resources
AQUATIC HERBICIDE PERMIT
Before you treat… Do I need a Letter of Permission (LOP) from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) to apply an Aquatic Herbicide, Mechanically cut or utilize a Non-Chemical Treatment to control aquatic plants within the waters of the Fox Chain O’ Lakes (FCOL) in Lake and McHenry Counties?…
Aquatic Herbicide Permit
REQUEST FOR WATERWAY RESTRICTION PERMIT
In an effort to promote recreational use of the waterway, the Board will issue Waterway Restriction Permits (WRP) for events in the waterway, such as boat races, business promotion of boats and related accessories, regattas, fishing derbies and other recreational activities (Permitted Events)
Any questions, contact Rob Bowman at 847-587-8540 x110 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org