Public records are just that, public.
But at what cost do these records come? The quest for information is a common one, whether by citizens or journalists. But information often comes at a price. In fact, information requests recently cost the Press $100. But how much is too much, and just exactly what are governing bodies and entities allowed to charge?
While it is normal for a copy fee to be charged, some municipalities may in fact be over or even undercharging for copies and record reproduction.