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Brown County, South Dakota

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Budget N
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Meetings N
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Elected Officials P
Administrative Officials P
Permits, zoning P
Audits N
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Contracts N
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Lobbying N
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Public records N
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Local taxes P
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Brown County is one of 66 counties in South Dakota. The county seat is Aberdeen.

Website evaluation

Last rated on October 7, 2012.

The good

  • Elected Officials
    • Commissioners are listed with group contact information.[1]
  • Administrative Officials
    • Limited contact information for administrative staff is available.[2]
  • Building Permits and Zoning
    • Building permits are available.[3]
  • Local Taxes
    • A section of the website is dedicated to viewing/paying property taxes. It also has a phone number to use in case of questions.[4]

The bad

  • Budget
    • Budgets are not posted.
  • Meetings
    • No meeting minutes or agendas are mentioned.
  • Elected Officials
    • Commissioners do not have individual email addresses or phone numbers.
  • Administrative Officials
    • Full contact information is not available.
  • Building Permits and Zoning
    • Zoning information is not available.
  • Audits
    • Audits are not provided.
  • Contracts
    • Contracts are not posted.
  • Lobbying
    • No information regarding lobbying.
  • Public Records
  • Local Taxes
    • Tax rates are not noted.

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