Freedom of Information Act Process for Michigan Department of Transportation

Michigan's Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), MCL 15.231 et seq, provides that certain persons can receive copies or make inspections of most public records of public bodies upon written request. The person must sufficiently describe the records he or she seeks. The public body may charge a fee to cover the cost of complying with a person's FOIA request.

FOIA requests directed to this department can be sent by email or mail to:

FOIA Coordinator
Office of Communications
Michigan Department of Transportation
425 W. Ottawa St.
Lansing, MI 48933 

Requests should include a name, phone number, and mailing address.

MDOTs written procedures and guidelines

Public summary of MDOTs procedures and guidelines