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Ann Arbor looks to increase transparency when it comes to release of public records

The Ann Arbor City Council went on record this week stating a preference for increased transparency when it comes to the release of public records.

The council voted unanimously to direct the city administrator to revise the city's Freedom of Information Act administrative policy to do just that.

The resolution sponsored by Council Members Sabra Briere, Jack Eaton and Sumi Kailasapathy notes the city administrator provided a draft of revisions to the city's policy for release of public records in early 2013. Continue>>>