Beltrami County, Minnesota

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Administrative Officials Y
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Audits N
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Beltrami County is one of 87 counties in Minnesota. Beltrami County is a county located in the northern part of the U.S. state of Minnesota. As of 2000, the population was 39,650. Its county seat is Bemidji.

Website evaluation

The good

  • There is the listing of the past two budgets.[1]
  • The website posts forms for development (thought not the status of forms).[2]
  • Property taxes are listed on the website.[3]

The bad

  • While meeting times and places are listed, the minutes and agendas are not available online.[4]
  • Information is post on who county officials are but not on how to contact them.[5]
  • Information asking about meth labs is unclear.[6]

Lobbying

Main article:Minnesota government sector lobbying

Beltrami County spent $120,000 between 2006-2010 on lobbying the federal government.[7][8]

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