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Right to Know

Oakland Township Right-to-Know Law

You have the right to request access to Oakland Township’s public records.

Request for public records are to be made to the Open Records Officer.


Requests may be submitted in person, by mail, or by e-mail.


Requests must be written and made using the Pennsylvania Standard Right-to-Know Law Request Form.

The Oakland Township Open-Records Officers may be contacted at:

Diana Foehringer
565 Chicora Road

Butler, PA  16001


Filing an Appeal:

When a request is denied or deemed denial, a requester may file an appeal to the Pennsylvania Office of Open Records.  The appeal must be filed within 15 business days of the denial or deemed denial date.  The appeal must also include the request, agency denial if one exists, and address agency grounds that the request was denied.  An appeals officer will determine if the record(s) is subject to public access.  

An appeal may be filed to the Office of Open Records via its Online Appeal Form, email, fax, or in person at: 


Office of Open Records
333 Market Street, 16th Floor
Harrisburg, PA  17101-2234
Phone: 717-346-9903
Fax: 717-425-5343


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