The Town of Smithfield operates under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requirements. All town records including records from the following offices and boards: Planning, Engineering, Treasurer’s, Town Manager’s, Town Clerks, Council, Board of Zoning Appeals, Board of Historic and Architectural Review, Planning Commission, Public Works (excluding police department) are managed through the Town Manager's office. FOIA requests are filled by the Town Manager's office with the assistance of other department staff to make sure all requests are thoroughly filled. The town makes every reasonable effort to provide requested records in a timely manner.
Steps to Obtain Records
Charge for Records
- Paper copy - Black and White (8-1/2x 11 and 8-1/2 x 14) $0.25 each
- Paper copy – Color $1.00 each
- Floppy Diskette or CD $2.00 each
- Audio media Cost of media and time to copy