Anderson County, Kentucky

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Transparency Grade
Budget N
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Meetings P
Elected Officials
Administrative Officials
Permits, zoning N
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Audits N
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Contracts N
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Lobbying N
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Public records
Local taxes N
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Transparency grading process
Anderson County is one of 120 counties in Kentucky. Lawrenceburg is the county seat.

Website evaluation

Main article: Evaluation of Kentucky county websites

This website was reviewed on December 11, 2011.

The good

  • Meeting agendas are posted.[1]
  • Elected and administrative officials are listed with contact information.[2]
  • Tax rates are available on the Property Valuation Administrator's website, which is linked to on the Anderson County site.[3]
  • A search for "open records" gives a first result of a state page with thorough information on the Kentucky Open Records Act and how to make public records requests.[4]

The bad

  • Meeting minutes are not posted.
  • The budget is not published.
  • Information is not provided on building permits and zoning, and local taxes.
  • County audits and contracts are not online.
  • The site does not disclose if the county belongs to government sector lobbying associations.

External links


  1. Anderson County, "Home page," accessed December 11, 2011
  2. Anderson County, "Elected Officials," accessed December 11, 2011
  3. Anderson PVA "Tax Calculator," accessed December 11, 2011
  4., "Search," accessed December 11, 2011