Andover, Kansas

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Andover is a city in Butler County, in the Wichita metropolitan area, Kansas. As of the 2000 census, the city population was 6,698. Andover is well-known because of the tornado that hit the city in 1991.[1]

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Budget N
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Elected Officials
Administrative Officials
Permits, zoning P
Audits N
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Contracts N
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Lobbying N
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Public Records N
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Local Taxes N
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Transparency grading process

The good

  • City council members are listed with contact information. Meeting schedule, agenda and minutes are posted.[2]
  • Zoning information is available.[3]
  • Administrative officials are listed with contact information.[4]

The bad

  • As of April 6, 2009, the building permit page was under construction.[5]
  • Budget is not published.
  • Information is not provided on audits, contracts, and local taxes.
  • Does not explain how to make records requests under the Kansas Open Records Act.
  • The city website does not disclose whether or not the city belongs to any Kansas government sector lobbying associations.

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