U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Galveston District, Corps of Engineers
P. O. BOX 1229
Galveston, Texas 77553-1229
Galveston FOIA Officer,
This is a request under the Freedom of Information Act (5 U.S.C. § 552).
I request that a copy of the following document(s) be provided to me: [identify the documents as specifically as possible].
In order to help you determine my status for the purpose of assessing fees, you should know that I am [insert one of the descriptions below]
a representative of the news media affiliated with the _______ newspaper (magazine, television station, etc.), and this request is made as part of news gathering and not for a commercial use.
affiliated with an educational or noncommercial scientific institution, and this request is made for a scholarly or scientific purpose and not for a commercial use.
affiliated with a private business and am seeking information for use in the company’s business.
an individual seeking information for personal use and not for a commercial use.
I am willing to pay the appropriate fees for this request up to a maximum of $___. If you estimate that the fees will exceed this limit, please inform me first.
I also include a telephone number and email address where I can be contacted if necessary to discuss any aspect of my request.
City, State, Zip Code
FAX number 409-766-3165 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.