OOG Forms and Services

Open Meeting Acts Complaint Form OMA Complaint Form  Please submit the OMA Complaint form via e-mail to  You may also submit a OMA complaint online here:

Quick Guide to Electronic Meetings During the COVID19 Emergency

On Tuesday, March 17, 2020, the Council of the District of Columbia passed the COVID-19 Response Emergency Amendment Act of 2020, which allows any board,

Best Practices for Electronic Meetings During the COVID-19 Emergency

Guidance for Conducting Electronic Meetings During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

COVID-19 Response Emergency Amendment Act of 2020

On March 17, 2020, Mayor Muriel Bowser signed into law the 

Remote Meetings Requirements

The Office of Open Government encourages public bodies to conduct public meetings remotely (electronic or teleconference), if it becomes necessary.

District of Columbia FY2019 FOIA Report

The Mayor of the District of Columbia released the FY2019 FOIA Report.

Director Allen's Testimony Before the D.C.Council 2-12-2020

On February 12, 2020, the Director of Open Government, Niquelle Allen, provided testimony and responded to questions at the D.C.

Instructions on Posting Meetings on Central Meeting Calendar

Please find attached the most recent version of Open Government's guide to posting public body meetings on our Central Meeting Calendar.

FOIA Advisory Opinion OAH

Advisory Opinion regarding Office of Administrative Hearings' partial compliance with D.C. FOIA’s requirement to make Final Orders publicly available on the internet.

ANC FOIA Training Presentation

The Office of Open Government's "The ABCs of FOIA for ANCs" presentation materials from the January 11, 2020 - January 16, 2020 bi-annual training session with the Office of Advisory Neighborhood C