Bedford, Texas

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Bedford Texas is a city in Tarrant County Texas.

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Meetings Y
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Elected Officials Y
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Administrative Officials N
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Permits, zoning
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Audits Y
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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
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Evaluating the Website

The good

  • The Budget summary is published.
  • The website for Bedford Texas includes the names and contact information for all city council members.
  • The Current Comprehensive Financial Report is published.[6]
  • City council meeting Agendas[7] and Minutes are published.
  • Building permits and zoning information available.[8]

The bad

  • The current budget is not published.[9]
  • The full budget is not available.
  • There is no information on ethics, contracts, and lobbying.


Taxpayer-funded lobbying

Bedford pays membership dues to the Texas Municipal League, a government sector lobbying association. Main article: Texas Municipal League members list, B

External links

References

  1. Budget Summary
  2. Minutes
  3. City Council
  4. Finance Dept
  5. Tax rate
  6. Finance Dept
  7. Agendas (dead link)
  8. Building
  9. Finance Dept