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Belton, Texas

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Belton Texas is a city in Bell County Texas.

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Budget Y
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Meetings Y
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Elected Officials P
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Administrative Officials Y
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Permits, zoning P
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Audits Y
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Contracts N
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Lobbying N
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Public Records Y
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Local Taxes N
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Evaluating the Website

The good

  • The website for Belton Texas includes the names of all city council members.
  • Agendas and Minutes for city council meetings are published.
  • The current budget is published.
  • There is a procedure for requesting public records.
  • Building permits available.[7]

The bad

  • There is no information on ethics, contracts, lobbying and tax rates.
  • Contact information is not provided for the city council members.[8]


Taxpayer-funded lobbying

Belton 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. Finance Department
  2. Agendas and Minutes
  3. City Council
  4. Department Directory
  5. CAFR
  6. Public Records
  7. Permits
  8. City Council