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Breathitt County, Kentucky

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Transparency grading process

Breathitt County is one of 120 counties in Kentucky. Jackson is the county seat.

Website evaluation

Main article: Evaluation of Kentucky county websites

This website was reviewed on December 11, 2011.

The good

  • Administrative officials are listed with contact information.[1][2]
  • County commissioners and constables are listed with contact information.[3][4]
  • A search for "open records" gives a first result of a state page with thorough information on the Kentucky Open Records Act and how to make public records requests.[5]

The bad

  • The budget is not published.
  • Information is not provided on meeting minutes/agendas, building permits and zoning, and local taxes.
  • County audits and contracts are not online.
  • The website does not disclose if the county belongs to government sector lobbying associations.


External links

References

  1. Breathitt County, "Fiscal Court," accessed December 11, 2011
  2. Breathitt County, "Other Officials," accessed December 11, 2011
  3. Breathitt County, "Commissioners," accessed December 11, 2011
  4. Breathitt County, "Constables," accessed December 11, 2011
  5. Kentucky.gov, "Search," accessed December 11, 2011