What records are not available through FOIA
The Code of Virginia allows any public body to withhold certain records from public disclosure.
The City commonly withholds records subject to the following exemptions:

Personnel records (§ 2.2-3705.1 (1) of the Code of Virginia)

Records subject to attorney-client privilege (§ 2.2-3705.1 (2)) or attorney work product (§ 2.2-3705.1 (3))

Vendor proprietary information (§ 2.2-3705.1 (6))
Records relating to the negotiation and award of a contract, prior to a contract being awarded (§ 2.2-3705.1 (12))

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1. What are my Freedom of Information Act Rights
2. Is there a cost to obtain records?
3. How quickly will the City respond to my request?
4. What are the rights of requesters & responsibilities of the City?
5. How do I make a request for records?
6. Does it matter why I am requesting the records? Does it matter if I live outside Virginia?
7. What records are not available through FOIA