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File a public information request

Place Score Breakdown Link Details
Norfolk, VA 60 https://va-norfolk.civicplus.com/Index.aspx?NID=901 Propose Revisions
Jersey City, NJ 60 https://jerseycitynj.seamlessdocs.com/w/records_request Propose Revisions
Palo Alto, CA 60 http://www.cityofpaloalto.org/gov/depts/clk/public_records_request.asp Propose Revisions
Warner Robins, GA 50 In some cases local businesses are accessible through links via the website. Propose Revisions
Louisville, KY 50 http://louisvilleky.gov/government/metro-council/make-open-records-request Propose Revisions
Santa Clarita, CA 50 http://www.santa-clarita.com/index.aspx?page=188 Propose Revisions
Blacksburg, VA 50 http://www.blacksburg.gov/Index.aspx?page=807 Propose Revisions
Tulsa, OK 50 https://www.cityoftulsa.org/city-services/refuse-and-recycling.aspx Propose Revisions
Macon, GA 50 Propose Revisions
St Louis, MO 50 https://www.stlouis-mo.gov/data/address-search/ It is pretty hard to get to this page from the home page. Propose Revisions
Suffolk, VA 40 http://www.suffolkva.us/media/foia Propose Revisions
Providence, RI 40 https://www.providenceri.com/animal/licensing Wish I could pay and submit online. Propose Revisions
Elk Grove, CA 40 http://www.elkgrovecity.org/city_hall/city_government/city_clerk the form itself is a PDF you can download Propose Revisions
Boston, MA 40 http://www.cityofboston.gov/images_documents/pr_card_tcm3-9229.pdf Depending on the request, this service is available, but you must be really specific to sift through the many, many documents Propose Revisions
Curitiba,BR 40 http://www.curitiba.pr.gov.br/leiacessoinformacao Propose Revisions
Oakland, CA 40 http://records.oaklandnet.com/ Propose Revisions
Oklahoma City, OK 40 http://www.okc.gov/clerk/openrecordsrequest/forms/submitopenrecordsrequest.aspx Propose Revisions
Portsmouth, VA  40 http://www.portsmouthva.gov/FOIA-request.aspx no hours found on most city address offices but assume its standard city hall hours Propose Revisions
Newport News, VA  40 http://cwi.nngov.com/CWIPROD/Home.mvc/Index There is no direct way to request information without a 311 service request, tied to my home address. Also there is no returns or searches for FOIAs Propose Revisions
Sacramento, CA 40 http://portal.cityofsacramento.org/Clerk/Services/Public-Records Can find the "Records Library" from the homepage but takes a few clicks to actually make a request Propose Revisions
Nashville, TN 30 https://data.nashville.gov/ Propose Revisions
West Sacramento, CA 30 http://cityofwestsacramento.org/city/depts/cmo/clerk/public_records.asp Propose Revisions
Central Falls, RI 30 http://www.centralfallsri.us/apra Very difficult to find on the homepage. CentralFallsRI.us is well designed, however the search could be more effective. A natural language index would be helpful. Propose Revisions
Cleveland, OH 30 http://www.city.cleveland.oh.us/CityofCleveland/Home/Community/ResidentsInformationCenter/RecordsCertificatesLicenses Public records request form available only in PDF format Propose Revisions
Roseville, CA 20 https://data.roseville.ca.us/browse?q=sales&sortBy=relevance&utf8=%E2%9C%93 They have an open data portal, but it was very hard to find. Google searches point to the county public records. Propose Revisions
Pittsburgh, PA 20 http://pittsburghpa.gov/information/policies Forms are buried, and electronic form resolves to a dead link. Propose Revisions
South Bend, IN 20 http://www.ci.south-bend.in.us/government/content/public-records-request Propose Revisions
Woonsocket, RI 10 http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.ci.woonsocket.ri.us/BC%2520Access%2520to%2520public%2520records.pdf&sa=U&ei=SBtzVf29MKjnsASJ7YHAAQ&ved=0CAUQFjAA&usg=AFQjCNGzNFymFZmpH3U7ROhEsudjJPfXZg Very difficult to submit a request for public information, not APRA or FOIA forms. Propose Revisions
Virginia Beach, VA 10 http://www.vbgov.com/pages/search-results.aspx?k=FOIA Found a link to a PDF FOIA request form on City Attorney's page. All other FOIA references are under /police. There are zero results for Propose Revisions
Pawtucket, RI 0 http://www.cranstonri.com/ can't find any information about this on the site Propose Revisions
Richmond, VA 0 http://www.richmondgov.com unsure how to complete on this site. Propose Revisions
Davis, CA 0 There doesn't appear to be any information about how to make a public records request on the Davis website. Propose Revisions
San Francisco, CA 0 http://sfcityattorney.org/index.aspx?page=26 The website does not have solution, it says Propose Revisions
Cranston, RI 0 http://www.cranstonri.com/ I can't find anything related to this on the city website. Propose Revisions
Raleigh, NC 0 Propose Revisions
Atlanta, GA 0 Propose Revisions
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