Albany, Georgia

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Albany is a city in Georgia. It is the county seat of Dougherty County.

Website evaluation

Budget Y
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Meetings Y
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Elected Officials Y
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Administrative Officials Y
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Permits, zoning P
Audits Y
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Contracts P
Lobbying N
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Public Records Y
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Local Taxes Y
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Transparency grading process
Main article: Evaluation of Georgia city websites

Last rated on Jan. 24, 2012

The good

  • Zoning information[1] is available.
  • Agendas and meeting minutes for City Commission are available.[2]
  • The Mayor and city commission officials contact information are posted online.[3]
  • Budget reports are available.[4]
  • Tax information is readily available.[5]
  • Code of Ordinances Available.[6]
  • Comprehensive Annual Financial Report Available and Updated.[7]

The bad

  • Information on current bids and proposals is available[8], but contracts are not online.
  • Lobbying information is not noted.
  • There is no checkbook register available
  • Information on public records requests is not readily available.
  • No search function
  • No information on building permits

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