AZ: Public records are available at a high price

Submitted by LDieringer on Fri, 05/29/2015 - 12:05pm

Unifying for Florence, a local advocacy group, filed a public records request for three years worth of emails between top officials in Florence Unified School District. The district responded, saying the information was available for a price:  $42,202.50.

Using simple math, the district is saying Superintendent Amy Fuller exchanges an average of 118 pages of email with her assistant superintendents and board members each day, including weekends and holidays.

“We have not had a (FOIA) request to that magnitude before,” Fuller said.  Continue>>>

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