The City does not charge for the time and costs incurred in searching for, locating, or collecting records. However, the City may charge for the actual costs of duplicating paper records. The current fee schedule is available online.
Requests for electronic records generally requires payment for the cost of programming and computer services necessary to produce records that are not routinely produced. Costs for programming vary from department to department. However, the City does not charge for access to data that is readily accessible without significant cost to the City.