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Blackford County, Indiana

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Transparency grading process

Blackford County is one of 92 counties in Indiana.

Website evaluation

Main article: Evaluation of Indiana county websites

The good

  • Meeting agendas and minutes are available.[1] Dates and times are posted on the calendar.[2]
  • County commissioners are listed with contact information.[3]

The bad

  • Taxes can be paid online, otherwise little useful info is provided on local taxes.[4]
  • Budget is not published.
  • Information is not provided on building permits and zoning, county audits and county contracts.
  • Does not disclose if belongs to government sector lobbying associations.
  • Information on how to make a public records request is not provided on the site.


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