Del Norte County, California

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Transparency Grade
Budget N
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Meetings Y
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Elected Officials Y
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Administrative Officials Y
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Permits, zoning N
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Audits Y
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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 Y
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Del Norte County is one of 58 counties in California. It's county seat is located its Crescent City.

County website

Main article: Evaluation of California county websites

The good

  • The names and contact information for all board of supervisor members is provided.[1]
  • Board of supervisor meeting agendas and videos of meetings are published.[2]
  • The names and contact information of administrative officials is available.[3]
  • Information on taxes is available.[4]
  • Audit reports are published.[5]

The bad

  • The current budget is not published.
  • No information is provided on how to request public records using the California Public Records Act.
  • There is no information on building permits and zoning, contracts or lobbying.


Main article: California government sector lobbying

In 2008, Del Norte County reported $60,000 spent on lobbying the federal government.[6]

For 2007 and 2008, Del Norte County spent $124,180 on lobbying.[7]

External links


  1. Supervisors
  2. Meetings
  3. Contacts
  4. Taxes
  5. Audits
  6. [1]
  7. State-Level Lobbying and Taxpayers: How Much Do We Really Know?, Pacific Research Institute