FOIA Center

DeKalb Township is committed to providing open and honest government including full disclosure from the government to its citizens. We have posted some of the most commonly requested documents, but if you can’t find what you need on our site, please contact our Freedom of Information Officers who can help get you what you need.

Freedom of Information Act Request to DeKalb Township

You may submit a FOIA request in any written format that you choose (e-mail, in-person, U.S. mail, fax) and should be directed to the following FOIA Officer. You should retain a copy of your request for your records.
Karen Gumino
Executive Administrative Assistant

2323 S. 4th Street
DeKalb, IL 60115
Phone: (815) 758-8282
Fax: (815) 758-0124

Township Lobbying

DeKalb Township is a member of the Township Officials of Illinois (TOI) and the Metropolitan Township Association. DeKalb Township does not directly employ individuals for lobbying efforts.
You can review more information regarding TOI’s Legislative Agenda by clicking on this link:

Financial Transparency

Elected Officials and Staff Wages

In accordance with Public Act 97-0609, you can find compensation for the required employees below.
Public Act 97-0609


The Township undergoes a comprehensive audit on an annual basis. You can find the audit from the previous fiscal year below.
2018-2019 Audit


DeKalb Township’s fiscal year runs April 1 to March 31. The town board approves the budgets of the Road District and Township on an annual basis. This budget reflects the priorities and recommendations for the futures of each, respectively. You can find the current budgets for the Road District and Township below.
2020 Township Budget
2020 Road District Budget