Abernathy, Texas

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Abernathy, Texas is a city in Hale County Texas.
Budget Y
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Meetings P
Elected Officials P
Administrative Officials P
Permits, zoning P
Audits Y
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Contracts N
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Lobbying N
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Public Records Y
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Local Taxes Y
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Transparency grading process

Evaluating the Website

The good

  • The Website for Abernathy Texas includes the names of the City Council members[1]
  • Zoning information available in Code of Ordinances.[2]
  • The current budget is published.[3]
  • There is a procedure for requesting public records.[4]
  • The current audit statement is published.[5]
  • The local taxes are published.[6]
  • Time of Meetings are published[7]
  • Agendas for meetings are published[8]
  • State Public Information laws are linked[9]

The bad

  • No contact information is provided for the city council members or administrative officials.
  • Meeting minutes are not available.
  • Information regarding permits not posted.
  • No information on lobbying.
  • No search function.

Taxpayer-funded lobbying

Main article: Texas Municipal League members list

Abernathy pays membership dues to the Texas Municipal League, a government sector lobbying association.

External links


  1. Abernathy Elected officials
  2. Codes
  3. Transparency
  4. Public Information
  5. Transparency
  6. Transparency
  7. Meeting schedule
  8. Meeting Agendas
  9. Public Information