An 6-month follow up audit of the Schaumburg
Township area in Northwestern Cook County revealed that still only 4 of 18 local
government agencies graded received a passing grade on basic online
The “Local Transparency Project”, a project of the non-partisan Illinois Policy Institute, consists of two separate transparency audits 6 weeks apart on 10 different online transparency categories
including elected & administrative official contacts, meetings,
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), budgets, financial audits,
expenditures, employee’s salary & benefits, contracts, lobbying, and
taxes & fees information.