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Public Policy

Open Records: Act 3 of 2008 Right to Know Information
 
The Right to Know Law is Pennsylvania's Open Records Law. On February 14, 2008, Governor Rendell signed the new Right to Know Law. The law went into effect January 1, 2009. For additional information concerning the Right to Know Law (Open Records: Act 3 of 2008), please visit: Pennsylvania Office of Open Records: http://openrecords.state.pa.us.
 
Open Records Officer:
Dr. John R. Clark
Chief Financial Officer
Allentown School District
31 S. Penn St.
Allentown, PA 18105
(484) 765-4012
FAX:  (484) 765-4025
 
All Right to Know requests must be submitted in writing to the Allentown School District Office of Open Records on the request form (Word or PDF). Fees will be assessed for each request and prepayment will be necessary for completion. Every attempt will be made to send the information to the requesting party through the requested media. However, the District will not convert records to the requested format unless the document is maintained in that format. Please keep in mind that fees will still apply for requests that have been made for electronic versions of records. Please check back often. Additional information will be posted with respect to forms, fees, etc. These items will also be updated from time to time.