Alexandria, Louisiana

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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
Audits N
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Contracts Y
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Lobbying N
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Public Records N
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Local Taxes N
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Alexandria is a city in Louisiana and the parish seat of Rapides Parish. It lies on the south bank of the Red River in almost the exact geographic center of the state. The 2006 population estimate for the city of Alexandria was 45,836.

Evaluating transparency of Alexandria's website

The good

  • City budget is posted in PDF format.[1]
  • Contact information for elected officials is posted.[2]
  • Administrative officials are listed.[3]
  • The Web site includes meeting minutes[4] and agendas.[5]
  • Permits are offered online.[6]
  • Contract information is posted.[7]
  • Zoning information available in municipal code.[8]

The bad

  • The Web site does not offer information on the town's lobbying membership, public records, financial audits or taxes.

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