Jefferson County Texas.
|Transparency grading process|
Evaluating The Website
- The website for Beaumont Texas includes the names and contact information for all city council members.
- An audit is available.
- The current budget is published.
- The schedule and agendas for city council meetings is published.
- Building permits available.
- There is no information on Administrative officials, ethics, contracts, lobbying, or tax rates.
- The minutes for city council meetings are not published.
- There is no procedure for requesting public records.
Beaumont has reported spent lobbying since 2000 (see table).
|Year||Amount spent on lobbying|
|2002||Less than $10,000|
|2001||Less than $10,000|
|2000||Less than $10,000|
- City Council (dead link)
- Finance Dept. CAFR (dead link)
- Finance Dept (dead link)
- Open Secrets