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Baca County, Colorado

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Baca County is one of 64 counties in Colorado. The county seat is Springfield.

Website evaluation

Budget N
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Meetings P
Elected Officials N
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Administrative Officials P
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 N
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Local taxes N
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Transparency grading process

See also: Evaluation of Colorado county websites

This site was last evaluated on July 30, 2012.

The good

  • Public meetings are said to 'usually' occur on the 7th and 18th.[1]
  • Department phone numbers are listed on the site.[1]

The bad

  • County commissioners are not identified, no personal contact information is provided. This transparency checklist requires access to an office address, email and phone number.
  • No access to current budgets or audits, nor are those for the past 3-5 years posted.
  • Planning permits or zoning ordinances are not available.
  • No information on how to file a public records request nor is contact information given for the Public Information Officer.
  • No information on lobbying activity, or membership to lobbying associations.
  • No information on property taxes or any other local taxes. No GIS information available.
  • Approved contract statements with vendors for over $10,000 is not available.

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