Public Records Request Log - Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation

Erik Peterson filed this request with the Department of Environmental Conservation of Vermont.
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From: Erik Peterson

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Vermont public records law (1 V.S.A. ยงยง 315-320), I hereby request the following records:

A log of public records requests submitted to the Department of Environmental Conservation that lists the date of request, the requester's name, the requester's organizational affiliation, a description of the request and the date the request was filled. Ideally I would like this information for the period from 2004 to the present.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at MuckRock.com, and is made in the process of academic research and not for commercial usage.

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.

Sincerely,

Erik Peterson
PhD Candidate
Department of Political Science
Stanford University

From: Marshall, Renita

Dear Mr. Peterson,

I would first like to apologize for the delay in the Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation's response to your public record request.

We have had Department-wide transitions and staff turnover that affected our response time. I am writing to inform you that I have officially requested the records you requested, specifically "a log of public records requests submitted to the Department of Environmental Conservations that lists the date of request, the requester's name, the requester's organizational affiliation, a description of the request and the date the request was filled" from 2004 to present.

I will compile the information and send to you no later than February 12, 2016.

Feel free to reach out to me directly if you have any further concerns or questions. The Department appreciates your patience. Thank you.

Renita R. Marshall, Executive Assistant
Agency of Natural Resources
Department of Environmental Conservation
Commissioner's Office
One National Life Drive, Main 2
Montpelier, VT 05620-3520
(phone) 802-828-1556
(cell) 802-505-5828
(email) renita.marshall@vermont.gov

From: Marshall, Renita

Pursuant to your request for "a log of public records requests submitted to the Department of Environmental Conservation that lists the date of request, the requester's name, the requester's organizational affiliation, a description of the request and the date the request was filled" for the period of 2004 to present, attached please find the information compiled by staff.

Please note that many records were destroyed in our Waterbury, Vermont facility during the flood caused by Hurricane Irene in 2011 and are irretrievable.

If you have any further questions or requests, please feel free to reach out to me directly. Thank you.

Renita R. Marshall, Executive Assistant
Agency of Natural Resources
Department of Environmental Conservation
Commissioner's Office
One National Life Drive, Main 2
Montpelier, VT 05620-3520
(phone) 802-828-1556
(cell) 802-505-5828
(email) renita.marshall@vermont.gov

From: Erik Peterson

These are great. Thanks so much for sending.

Erik

From: Marshall, Renita

Please accept this addition to your request for public records. I apologize for the delay. Thank you.

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