Webinars and Recordings

Each year, elected and appointed government officials and administrators from across the state improve their knowledge and skills through professional development opportunities offered by University of Illinois Extension. Participants benefit from the advanced instruction and broad expertise that instructors bring to all our programming. In 2016, 1125 local government officials learned through webinars and program recordings.

Illinois Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

Thursday, May 18, 2017 | Noon - 1pm

Join us for a free webinar on the Illinois Freedom of Information Act Thursday, May 18, 2017, from Noon - 1:00 p.m. The Illinois Attorney General's Office will highlight the training and tools required for implementing this policy at the local level. The speaker for the webinar is Christopher Boggs, Assistant Attorney General with the Illinois Attorney General's Office in the Public Access Bureau, who assists the Public Access Counselor in resolving Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) and Open Meetings Act (OMA) violations and provides educational training to state and local Illinois government entities.