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Eau Claire, Wisconsin

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Budget Y
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Meetings Y
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Elected Officials Y
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Administrative Officials P
Permits, zoning Y
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Audits P
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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Transparency grading process
Eau Claire is a city in Wisconsin, and the county seat of Eau Claire County.

Website evaluation

The good

  • Telephone, email, and street address contact information is available for all City Council members.[1]
  • Complete capital and operating budget documents are available for 2010 through 2013, and comprehensive annual financial reports are available for 2008-2012.[2]
  • City Council agendas and meeting minutes are available from 2005 through 2013.[3][4]
  • City Council meeting time, dates, and location are easily located.[5]
  • Building permit applications are available online.[6]
  • Detailed tax levy documents are available. The assessment appeals process is explained and residents can pay their tax bill online.[7]

The bad

  • While there is general contact information provided for the City Attorney, Clerk and Manager, email addresses are not provided.[8][9][10]
  • Audits for the use of federal and state funds are only available for 2010 and 2011.[11]
  • Lobbying information unavailable.

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