Freedom of Information Act

Freedom of Information Act Requests for the following Henry County Offices should be directed to the County Administrator's Office:

County Assessor
Rural Revolving Load Fund
County Administration
Public Defender
County Clerk/Recorder/Voter Registration/Accounting
County Highway
Animal Control
Emergency Services and Disaster Agency
Information Services

Please send requests to the Henry County Freedom of Information Act Officers using the following contact information:

County Administrator's Office
307 West Center Street
Cambridge, IL 61238
Phone: 309-937-3400

Requests for information relating to the following Departments should be sent to those Department directly according to the following contact information:

Regional Office of Education
Regional Superintendent of Schools Angie Zarvell
107 S State Street
Atkinson, IL 61235
Phone: 309-936-7890

Henry-Stark Health Department
Human Resources Manager Naomi Stahl
4424 US Hwy 34
Kewanee, IL 61443
Phone: 309-852-0197

Hillcrest Nursing Home
Administrator of Hillcrest Nursing Home and FOIA Officer Lorna Brown
14688 IL Hwy 82
Geneseo, IL 61254
Phone: 309-944-2147

Henry County Sheriff's Department
FOIA Officers:
Elaine Helg
Nancy Lessard
Henry County Sheriff's Department
Attn: FOIA Request
311 W Center Street
Cambridge, IL 61238
Phone: 309-937-3616

** The Circuit Clerk and Court Services Offices are exempt from FOIA regulations. Please refer to statutes pertaining to these specific Offices requirements.


Per 5 ILCS 140/2(a), please click here for a block diagram of Henry County’s functional subdivisions.  Additionally, click here for a listing of all Henry County locations as well as the approximate number of full, part-time and temporary employees.