Bingham County, Idaho

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Transparency Grade
Budget N
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Meetings P
Elected Officials
Administrative Officials N
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Permits, zoning
Audits N
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Contracts N
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Lobbying N
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Public records P
Local taxes P
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Bingham County is one of 44 counties in Idaho.

  • County Seat: Blackfoot
  • Year Organized: 1885
  • Square Miles: 2,095

Website evaluation

Main article: Evaluation of Idaho county websites

The good

  • County commissioners are listed,[1] and contact info is provided.[2]
  • Commissioner's agenda is posted.[3]
  • Information on tax bills is provided[4], otherwise little info on local taxes is included.
  • Zoning information is available[5], as well as a building permit form.[6]
  • A public records request form for the Commissioners office is available.[7]

The bad

  • Budget is not published.
  • Board meeting dates, times, and locations are not posted.
  • County audits and contracts are not online.
  • Does not disclose if belongs to government sector lobbying associations.

External links


  1. Commissioners
  2. Commissioners contact info
  3. Agenda
  4. Treasurer FAQ
  5. Zoning
  6. Permit (dead link)
  7. Records Request