The Website Transparency Policy, approved by the Village Board on March 2, 2015, via Resolution No. 15-19, allows the Village of Antioch to ensure that municipal business is approached in an accountable and transparent manner, with an emphasis on openness, ethics, and fiscal responsibility. This policy will hold government and elected officials accountable to the taxpaying public.
The public policy of the State of Illinois is that all persons are entitled to full and complete information regarding the affairs of government and official acts and policies of those who represent them as public officials and public employees. Access by all persons to public records promotes the transparency and accountability of public bodies, and is a fundamental obligation of government.
Freedom of Information Act
The annual Treasurer's report provides an expenditure summary for each fiscal year.
Salary & Benefits
The annual Treasurer's report provides a compensation summary of its employees for each fiscal year. Also, in accordance with Public Act 97-0609, the Village posts the total compensation package for each employee having a total compensation package that exceeds $75,000 per year.
The Village of Antioch does not currently have a lobbyist but utilizes a number of agencies through memberships.