Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Notice
Lee County Clerk & Recorder

This office:

  • Handles all of the vital records (birth, death, civil union, and marriage)
  • Registers Assumed Names and Notaries
  • Pays all claims for the county
  • Does the payroll for all county employees
  • Conducts all federal, state and local elections
  • Records all documents pertaining to real estate
  • Handles delinquent taxes 

Annual Operating Budget

The annual operating budget of the Clerk and Recorder’s Office for the 2020 year is $870,829.


The FOIA Officers for this office are as follows:

Records Request

Any person may request, preferably in writing, information and documents by making a clear, concise request to the FOIA Officers, or in their absence or unavailability to any full-time employee personally at the office or electronically, in writing, mailed and directed to:
Lee County Clerk and Recorder
112 E Second Street
P.O. Box 329
Dixon, IL 61021