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Decatur, Texas

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Decatur Texas is a city in Wise County Texas.

Budget N
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Meetings P
Elected Officials Y
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Administrative Officials Y
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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 N
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The good

  • The names and contact information of all city council members is provided.
  • The schedule and agenda for upcoming meetings is published.
  • The current budget overview is published.[4]
  • Zoning ordinance available.[5]

The bad

  • There is no information on building permits, audits, lobbying, contracts, and tax rates.
  • The complete budget is not published.
  • Meeting minutes are not published.

Taxpayer-funded lobbying

Main article: Texas Municipal League members list

Decatur pays membership dues to the Texas Municipal League, a government sector lobbying association.

External links


  1. Meetings
  2. contact
  3. Contact
  4. Meetings (Bottom of Page)
  5. Zoning Ordinance