Permits for the Boston College bald eagle

Zack Sampson filed this request with the Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs of Massachusetts .
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From: Zack Sampson

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Massachusetts Public Records Law, M.G.L. c.66, ยง10, I hereby request the following records:

All permits for the bald eagle that serves as a live mascot for Boston College in Chestnut Hill, Mass. It is cared for by Zoo New England.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as we believe this request is in the public interest, as suggested but not stipulated by the recommendations of the Massachusetts Supervisor of Public Records. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

I expect the request to be filled in an accessible format, including for screen readers, which provide text-to-speech for persons unable to read print. Files that are not accessible to screen readers include, for example, .pdf image files as well as physical documents.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 business days, as the statute requires.


Zack Sampson

From: Flaherty, Erin (ENV)

Dear Mr. Sampson,

Attached please find the 10 day response to your FOIA request.

From: Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

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From: Flaherty, Erin (ENV)

Hello Mr. Sampson,

Please see attached letter.