In compliance with the Freedom of Information Act, the Schaumburg Park District’s Freedom of Information Officer is Director of Finance and Administration Steve Burgess.
The following form may be used to request records of the Park District. Tony LaFrenere is the Open Meetings Act Officer. FOIA Request Form
NOTICE OF OPEN OR CLOSED PUBLIC MEETING BY
AUDIO OR VIDEO CONFERENCE WITHOUT A PHYSICAL
QUORUM PURSUANT TO SECTION 7(e) OF THE OPEN MEETINGS ACT
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to new Section 7(e) of the Open Meetings Act asset forth in Senate Bill 2135 enacted and effective on June 12, 2020 (“SB2135”), that the regular meeting of the Board of Park Commissioners of the Schaumburg Park District (the “Park Board”) scheduled to be held on October 8, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. in the Board Room of the Jerry Handlon Administration Building, 235 East Beech Drive, Schaumburg, Illinois, 60193, may be conducted by audio or video conference without a physical quorum of the members of the Park Board present because an in-person meeting is not practical or prudent dueto a disaster, that being the COVID-19 pandemic and the applicable restrictions imposed under various laws, rules, restrictions, Executive Orders and/or announcements issued by Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker and/or Ngozi O. EzikeMD, Director of the Illinois Department of Public Health, including without limitation “Restore Illinois: A Public Health Approach to Safely Reopen Our State”, which currently limits gatherings to the lesser of 50 people or 50% of the capacity of the meeting room as a public health protective measure.
This Notice is given to members of the public body, namely, members of the Park Board, the news media who have requested notice of said meetings, and to any interested member of the public who desires to contemporaneously hear all discussion, testimony and roll call votes of the Park Board. The members of the public body, the press, and the public may attend said meeting, and have virtual access to said meeting via the Zoom conference application either by calling the following telephone conference number (312) 626-6799, or by utilizing the following Zoom conference link
and in either case to participate you must utilize the Webinar ID 881 16339753.